Useful Links

A page to capture links to related Melbourne to Osaka content, such as:

Australian Sailing International Jury approval

– Melbourne to Osaka Social media policy

– Melbourne to Osaka Facebook page

– Sandringham Yacht club web site

– Sandringham Yacht Club list of preferred yard contractors web page

– Osaka Hokko Yacht Club web site

– ORCV web site

– Osaka Cup Top yacht page

– Melbourne City Council – Sister City – Osaka web page

– City of Osaka (Port & Harbor Bureau) – Sister City – Melbourne web page

– Australian Japan Society Victoria web site

– Australia Japan Foundation web site

Short Handed Sailing Association (Australia)

Short Handed Sailing Association (NZ)

–  2013 Final Results

Tracker instructions

– ORCV site Tracker insructions

How to do the Virtual Race – Sail Online

Public Transport in Osaka


Some interesting articles and links for competitors:

– Melbourne Osaka Cup 2018 Entrants Guide

About stability requirements

ORCV’s safety links (lots of great stuff)

Race Preparation

Satellite phone declaration

YA (Safety) Special Regulations (<2017)

Australian Sailing Special Regulations (>2017)

On line charts via Navionics

– Details from AMSA about the Australian Register of Ships and the application form

Cruising Japan article


-Pacific Crossing Guide

Gill shirt sizing


Event Merchandise:

– 2018 Gill clothing range

Melbourne to Osaka Double Handed Race 2018



M2O News No 1 June 2016

M2O News No 2 October 2016

M2O News No 3 February 2017



Webinar #1 Wednesday 20/7/16

Webinar #2 Wednesday 12/10/16

Webinar #3 Tuesday 28/2/17

– Webinar #4 Tuesday 20/6/2017

– Webinar #5 Wednesday 27/9/2017

– Webinar #6 Wednesday 22/11/2017


– Sail Repair Seminar   Part 1        Part 2


Provisioning Spreadsheet

Medical Kit order form