2025 Australian Optimist Nationals - Expression of Interest


W.A. Optimist sailors - please let us know if you are interested in participating in the 2025 Optimist Nationals in Brisbane, Queensland (10 to 17 January 2025).

Event information

The WAIODA committee are seeking expressions of interest from Western Australian Optimist sailors who are keen to attend the 2025 Musto Australian Optimist Championship. The event is open to Green, Intermediate and Open fleet sailors.

The event is scheduled for Friday 10 to Friday 17 January 2025 and hosted by the Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron

Once we have an idea of numbers, we will bring everyone together to plan for the event.

Items for discussion include:

  • the logisitcs of taking our own boats versus chartering boats
  • organising a team coach and a coach boat
  • team uniform/t-shirt
  • sponsorship and fundraising
  • training camp in Perth in December
  • training days in Queensland prior to the start of the event
  • teams for Team Racing event 

For more information about attending Optimist Nationals, please read our FAQ page.


WA Optimist Team at 2024 Optimist Nationals in South Australia.

Sailors heading out to race at the 2024 Optimist Nationals at Brighton and Seacliff Yacht Club, SA.