2018 Gill Flying 11 National Championships
Manly 16' Skiff Club
Dates: 13th - 19th January 2018
Below are some suggested accommodation options for the Tamar Valley region. For additional suggestions please refer to the following websites - these are suggestions only, there are many others........
FLYING 11 NATIONALS - Beauty Point
Below are some suggested accommodation options for the
For additional suggestions please refer to the following websites - these are suggestions only, there are many others.
Accommodation bookings can be arranged by contacting either of the two Visitors Centres servicing Launceston and the
1) Tamar Visitor Centre
Tel 1800 637 989 or 03 63944454
Fax 03 63944498
Contact: Karen Burnett
2) Launceston Travel and Information Centre
Tel: 03 6336 3133 Fax: 03 6336 3118
Contact: Rebecca Biggelaar
ACCOMMODATION- (Comments are personal comments)
Tamar Cove Motel
31/2 star , 2 minutes drive to marina
Several levels of accommodation, good meals and coffee
Tamar Cove Cottage, 239 Main Rd Beauty Point-older style,
Sleeps at least 6, huge carport, dry the whole team's sails
here. Self contained
Old style country pub, great character, 31/2 star, small rooms, but very clean, fabulous meals, gaming facilities
Large carport, modern, self contained
Beauty Point Cottages B&B
Lovely for couples , not really suitable for kids
GRINDELWALD- between Launceston and Beauty Point, 25 min drive to Beauty Point
Approx 30 2BR modern units, self catering, restaurant on premises, swimming pool, mini golf, 9 hole golf course.
LEGANA - between Launceston & Beaty Point - 30 min drive
Approx 10 S/C cabins , powered sites and camping
ROSEVEARS - halfway between Launceston & Beaty Point -20 min drive
16 upmarket apartments in a chalet setting (2B/R, 1 B/R and studio) overlooking vineyard and river, with boutique restaurant, ( Check website www.rosevears.com.au)
LAUNCESTON (Check websites for these, we think they would all be suitable)
35-40 min drive to Beauty Point
Bifrons House Apartments
Historic National Trust home built in 1835. Self contained, within easy walking distance to Launceston's leafy parks and award winning restaurants
Fully serviced 0ne and two BR apartments within easy walking distance of Launceston CBD
GEORGE TOWN - 30 min drive approx
Peppers Pier Resort,
Luxury hotel units and apartments - refer website.
Note this property is located on Eastern side of Tamar, north-east of Beauty Point.
It is approx 30 min drive. There is also a small ferry which runs periodically from York Cove marina, to Beauty Point marina- right at the yacht club. Depending on demand, it may be possible to arrange special sailings of this ferry (capacity 19 passengers).
1) We are still negotiating with the
2) The driving times are conservative. Note that there is no city traffic -the drive between Launceston and Beauty Point is an easy scenic drive.
3) There will also be ample camping available in the Beauty Point area, should anyone wish to camp, including limited unpowered sites within the yacht club grounds.