It looks like we are on track to have our hands on the final release of SharePoint 2007 soon. Microsoft has just released Office 2007 System to the manufacturers with a current release date of November 30th. The press release does not name SharePoint specifically, but since SharePoint has been part of the Office 2007 System for the entire beta, it’s a safe assumption.
Here is the full Microsoft press release
In an update from Andrew Connell, it appears that the bits will be available on November 16th.