Melbourne - Nouméa = 1,540 nautical miles
Sydney – Nouméa = 1,064 nautical miles
Brisbane – Nouméa = 850 nautical miles
Auckland – Nouméa = 950 nautical miles
Key news: the start of the legendary Groupama race has been set to coincide with the arrival of the 4 fleets in Nouméa so that all crews can take part in this unique lagoon race.