The XCAT powerboats are roaring into the Gold Coast this weekend

Get excited Gold Coasters – The XCATs are coming! 

This weekend the fastest boats in the world will be hitting our Broadwater for an action-packed race you won’t want to miss.

From Friday August 21st to Sunday 23rd, 14 powerboats from around the globe will be hitting speeds of up to 300 km/hr while battling it out for the number 1 spot in Round 4 of the XCAT Powerboat World Series.


For the first time ever, XCAT racing is taking place right here on the Gold Coast so if you have a need for speed and love the water, you’re in for a great weekend.

The event is completely FREE to attend with Doug Jennings Park at The Spit to be transformed into XCAT Central, featuring an Entertainment Quarter, Food Bazaar, Kids Zone and Pit Alley, so bring the whole family along for an adrenaline-filled day out!

For more information click here or visit the XCAT Racing website.