Days until the Gippsland Lakes Paddle Challenge

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Gippsland Lakes Paddle Challenge
CHALLENGE THE LAKES

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Paynesville to Lakes Entrance 27km
Metung to Lakes Entrance 13km
Saturday 4th May 2019

Entries Open 4th Febuary
Early Bird Entries Close 4th April
2019 Early Bird Prize To Be Confirmed

2018 Early Bird Prize. $260 Accommodation Voucher.
Donated by Water Edge Holiday Park.



Entries Close 11.59pm Monday 29th April
$20 Penalty Fee Tuesday 30th April & Wednesday 1st May

No Entries After the 1st of May.

Entries Will Close When Event Capped Numbers Are Reached
Don't Be Disappointed And Enter Early

IN THE ADVENT OF ADVERSE WEATHER CONDATIONS THE EVENT MAY BE MOVED TO THE FOLLOWING DAY.

Experience & paddle the open water conditions on the Gippsland Lakes, on Australia's largest inland water way.
View the spectacular man made entrance on the 90 Mile Beach that allows the lakes to run into Bass Strait.
Start at Paynesville for the elite paddler or Metung for the recreational paddler to finish at the Iconic Lakes Entrance Footbridge

Weather And Tidal Flow Information Surrounding The Entrance Channel To The Gippsland Lakes.

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• View The Event Website & Facebook Page For Any Updates •

CLICK HERE FOR REAL TIME LAKES ENTRANCE CURRENT WEATHER
CLICK HERE FOR LOCAL WIND FORECAST
LAKES ENTRANCE WEBCAM

 

2019 Prizes to be confirmed

Major Prizes

A RED RIDE STAND UP INFLATABLE PADDLE BOARD.

Donated by KITE REPUBLIC SUP CENTRE at ST KILDA. Valued at $2000

ALSO  A $1500 GIFT VOUCHER FROM CHARGER SURF CRAFT

Certificates awarded to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place

All paddlers go into a massive prize pool To Be Won

Crafts Allowed

Surf Skis  -  Ocean Racing Skis  -  Plastic Skis  - Outrigger Canoes
Stand Up Paddle Boards - Prone Paddle Board  -  SLSA Racing Board
Hobie & Sea Kayaks  -  Must Have Water Head Bulk Heads Rear and Front
Surf Boats & St. Ayles Skiff
Sit on Top Kayak and Canoe ( Metung course only)

New Category

The Mates Challenge

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Craft Hire

Peak Adventure

Follow the Paddle Challenge live this year on the SPOT Gen3.
Go to our Facebook page to follow our lead up paddles.

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SPOT Gen 3 supplied by All Sat Communication

Interested In Sponsoring This Major Event For East Gippsland?
Go to CONTACT for more informantion.

Presented by Surf Life Saving Lakes Entrance
Funds Raised Will Help Provide Safer Beaches

Proposed New Event

Gippsland Lakes 100

Sale to Lakes Entrance

100 Kilometre  Paddle Challenge.
5 Stages - 13 Hours Time Limit.

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Photos supplied by

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Sponsors Accommodation Early Bird & Lucky Draw Prizes

esplanade2 x $250 Accommodation vouchers to be won by lucky draw. Off peak.
Inquiry at Lakes Entrance Number One Resort for the Paddle Challenge weekend

Waters EdgeStay at Waters Edge Caravan Park. Directly opposite were you remove your craft after the Paddle Challenge.
Early Bird Prize. Two nights for two people valued at $260 in cabins. Can be used from event weekend onwards.

WaterWheelWaterwheel Beach Tavern & Cabins. Lake Tyers Beach. With courtesy bus for transport in and out of Lakes Entrance.
2 x 2 nights, $200 accommodation vouchers & 6 x $50 meal vouchers to be won by lucky draw.

Lazey Acre LogoLucky Draw Voucher for a 2 night stay for two adults and two children off peak to the valued at $399.
When staying at Lazy Acre book in for a relaxing massage on site with MBS escape.

Accommodation and Events
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Lakes Entrance Visitor Information Centre
Phone: 1800 637 060 or (03) 5155 1966


All enquiries please contact: Paul King 0417 154 055

or SLSLE Kristine Cordery 0427 565 607

http://www.lakesentrancesurflifesaving.org.au/