Back to News

28 May 2015 – It’s just a few months before XCAT racing will venture to Australia for the first time with the Gold Coast GP scheduled for August 21-23
To mark the countdown to what promises to be a thrilling spectacle as the greatest motorsport series on water arrives Down Under, local organisers recently promoted the XCAT event at the world renowned Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show on the Gold Coast.

GC2
Gold Coast Mayor Tom Tate, pilot Tom Barry-Cotter, Director of Maritimo Bill Barry-Cotter and the CEO of Maritimo, Garth Corbitt, were all at the launch of the boat show.

GC1

The show is now in its 27th year and celebrates everything maritime with the industry’s finest, including XCAT, showcased against the spectacular backdrop of the Marine Village at Sanctuary Cove on Australia’s Gold Coast.

 

GC3 - Mayor Tom Tate

Earlier this year, Mayor Tate – a new fan of powerboat racing – was at the opening round of the UIM XCAT World Series in the UAE where a press event was held to officially announce the Gold Coast event.
For more information on the Series log on to www.xcatracing.com

GOLD COAST GRAND PRIX HIGHLIGHTS
Cascais Grand Prix Highlights
DUBAI TEAM FLIPS AT THE GOLD COAST