Race 3 – Etty Bay 2020
July 4 @ 12:00 am - 5:00 pm
Date – 19th April 2020
LONG COURSE – 22km
Briefing time – 1:30pm
Start Location – Cowley Beach
Start Time – 2:00pm
Finish location – Etty Bay
SHORT COURSE – 7.5 km (NEW COURSE SEE BELOW)
Short Course Briefing time – 2:15pm
Short Course Start Time – 2:30pm
Start Location – Mourilyan Harbour
Finish Location – Etty Bay
Race 3 showcases some of the Norths beautiful beaches. Located just an hour and 40 minutes from Cairns, and 3 hours from Townsville. Competitors will paddle up the coast line from Cowley beach through the stunning waters of Etty bay. Competitors should ensure car and racks are at the Finish Line area (Etty bay) for the end of the race.
Long individual $45
Team of 2 in a double boat $60 ($30 per person)
Team of 6 in 1 boat $78
All craft types welcome (SUP, Sea Kayak, Ski, Outrigger etc)
Cowley Beach- assembly (Click to load image)
NEW!! Short course Point to Point
Mourilyan Harbour to Etty Bay 7.5km
Exit the harbour and turn left to the next Bay “Etty bay” a perfect stepping stone towards doing bigger races and more open water…perfect step up for capable beginners.This is the last few Km of the long course so you are sharing some common ground.
If anyone is interested in staying the night at Etty Bay, the Etty Bay Caravan Park and Kiosk have some great deals for our Paddlers.