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Race 3 – Etty Bay 2021

May 22, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

$29 – $78


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Race 3 showcases some of the Norths beautiful beaches. Located just an hour and 40 minutes from Cairns, and 3 hours from Townsville. Etty Bay is the perfect place for a weekend stay. This hidden beach and resident cassowarys create the perfect atmosphere for a tropical getaway.

Long course competitors will paddle up the coast line from Cowley beach through the stunning waters of Etty bay. Short course competitors will paddle the last part of the long course, starting from Mourilyan Harbour. Competitors should ensure car and racks are at the Finish Line area (Etty bay) for the end of the race.

Phone signal is limited at Etty Bay

Long Course:

Course Description

The race starts at Cowley Beach, competitors will paddle 22km around the mainland, past Mourilyan Harbour and finish in Etty Bay. Paddlers should ensure they arrange a car shuffle prior to the race.

Start Location: Cowley Beach

Finish Location: Etty Bay

Briefing Time: 1:15pm

Start Time: 1:30pm

Distance: 23km

Cowley Beach Start Location

Cowley Beach - Start Location

Short Course:

Course Description

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.

Start Location:Mourilyan Harbour

Finish Location: Etty Bay

Briefing Time: 1:45pm

Start Time: 2:00pm

Distance: 7km

Mourilyan Harbour to Etty Bay - Short Course Map

Short Course Start

Short Course Start



May 22, 2021
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
$29 – $78