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Riviera Festival of Boating Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show

Here’s how to maximise your enjoyment at the 2023 Sanctuary Cover International Boat Show with Riviera

Festival of Boating mobile app

Access the full workshop and social event schedule, view your own agenda, view a site map and other helpful information.

Depending on your smartphone, click on the direct link below to begin installing The Event App by EventsAIR.

Download on the App Store or Google Play 

Enter the code “Festival2023” to gain access

You will then need to log-in using your festival registration details (email address and password) to view your personal agenda.

Festival workshops and seminars

All seminars will be held upstairs in the YOT Club located at the rear of the Riviera showcase. The on-water workshops will be held aboard yachts moored behind the YOT Club.

When you arrive at the Riviera showcase, please show our front reception your Riviera owners’ card and proceed to the festival registration counter at the rear of the showcase.

Once you have registered, you will be presented with a VIP lanyard together with your couple’s festival pack. This lanyard will ensure access to your pre-booked workshops and seminars and entry aboard the YOT Club.

We recommend arriving 15 minutes prior to the scheduled start time of your workshop or seminar to allow enough time to collect your lanyard.

Boat Show entry tickets and parking

Please note, there is no box office at the Boat Show.

You can pre-purchase your show tickets and pre-book parking online (if available) before you arrive from the Boat Show website using the link below.

Pre-purchase tickets or parking now

Riviera owners lounge

As our VIP guest, you have exclusive access to the lounge aboard the YOT Club located at the rear of the Riviera showcase. Once aboard, you can relax, catch-up with fellow owners and purchase lunch, bar snacks and beverages until 4.30pm each day of the boat show.

A complimentary tea and coffee service will be available from 9.00am to 3.00pm daily.

Please present your VIP lanyard or Riviera Owners Card to our concierge staff to board the YOT Club.

The Grand Table candlelight dinner

If you are attending one of the evening Grand Table events, please remember this is a covered, outdoor dinner held on the Riviera showcase. With overnight temperature forecasts of between 7 and 11 degrees Celsius, please dress for a cooler evening.

A reminder that the dress code for these events is cocktail/jacket.

Women of Riviera

If you are attending this luncheon on Friday, it will be held within the Boat Show precinct at Iesco Restaurant located at 3A Masthead Way. Please note, you will need to purchase a ticket to enter the Boat Show if you are coming specifically for the lunch.

Galley Masters lunch with Sally Jenyns

If you are attending this workshop as part of your festival registration, this lunch will start at 12.30pm on the main deck of the YOT Club.

This year, we have also arranged a lunch aboard the YOT Club to coincide with Galley Masters so you can sit back and really enjoy Sally’s popular presentation, and Saturday afternoon at the Boat Show. Limited tickets are still available for this lunch and can be purchased via the link below:

Book your tickets now online

Rivieras 11-yacht showcase

The world premiere of the 585 SUV will star alongside an exceptional showcase of yachts from 39 to 78 feet. Also awaiting your inspection will be these yachts:

  • 78 Motor Yacht
  • 72, 64 and 50 Sports Motor Yacht
  • 505, 465 and 395 SUV
  • 6000, 5400 and 4600 Sport Yacht Platinum Edition

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