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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


THIS RACE HAS BEEN CANCELLED Date – 30th June 2018 LONG COURSE – 20 km Briefing time – 2pm Start Location – Cnr Louisa Creek River and Edmunds Ave Start Time – 2:30pm Finish location – Surf Club, Mackay Harbour Beach SHORT COURSE – 9 km Short Course Briefing time – 2:30pm Short Course Start time – 2:45pm Take on […]

2018 Race 4 – Mackay Downwinder


Cowley Beach to Etty Bay
Race 3 – Cowley to Etty Bay Competitor Information Booklet All competitors must also read the NQOPS General Information Booklet Date – 16th June 2018 LONG COURSE –  22km Briefing time – 1pm Start Location – Cowley Beach, 4871 Start Time – 1:30pm Finish location – Etty Bay, 4858 SHORT COURSE – 8 km Short Course Briefing time – 1:30pm […]

2018 Race 3 – Cowley to Etty