Its all happening for the 2019 North Queensland Ocean Paddle Series We have changed up some of the events, taken your ideas and feedback to make sure the year is fresh…but don’t worry we have kept some of the old favourites as well. 2019 will start with a easy paddle […]

Full Steam Ahead for 2019




  Race Start Location - Beach beside The Rockpool Race Briefing Time - 1:30pm Race Start Time - 2pm   Long Course Distance - Approx 12km (6km out and back) Short Course Distance - 4km (500m out and back x 4 laps) There will be a sprint race after the […]

2019 Race 1- Strand Paddle Day


Firstly we are blown away by the depth of paddling in North Qld at the Moment, we never know who is going to take the top spot at each race. With the Sealink Cape 2 Cape finishing off the 2018 Series on Sunday 9th of September we saw a great […]

What a great year of Paddling- 2018 NQ Ocean Paddle ...



Date – 9th September 2018 Please note the following timings and logisitics are based on 2017 details and are subject to change dependent on weather conditions etc. You are best advised to set aside the entire day for this paddle. LONG COURSE – 25 km Briefing time – at Cape Cleveland Boat Loading at Sealink […]

2018 Race 7 – Cape 2 Cape


Please make sure you read the Race 6 information and the General Information for 2018 Race 6 – Competitor Information Competitor Information Booklet 2018 Date – 28th July 2018 LONG COURSE – 37.9km (or up to 2km less if you take a narrow line against island) Briefing time – 8:15am Start Location – Nelly Bay […]

2018 Race 6 – Magnetic Loop – 5 Stage Race


RIVER RUSH is part of the Adventurethon Townsville Demolish 2018. This means that all paddlers get a medallion as well as all the fun and activity that comes with Adventurethon. Join the festivities at Pallarenda – food, music and competitions, July 14th and 15th. OFFICIAL PRESENTATIONS will be held at […]

2018 Race 5 – River Rush