This is the Caloundra Flotilla's annual event to increase boating safety awareness on the Sunshine Coast and to raise funds for rescue equipment. The program includes: A display of classic wooden boats, A novelty boat building event followed by a fun race of the boats next morning, A range of stage entertainment and various interest group displays and food stalls.
Stockland-Caloundra Coast Guard Classic Boat Regatta 2007
Apex Park - Lamerough Parade - Golden Beach - Caloundra
August 4th & 5th.
Free entry for spectators - plenty for everyone to see and do.
Come along to see the Beautiful Classic Boats on display. Enjoy the Grand Parade of Boats and other fun events. Relax in the parklands adjoining Pumicestone Passage.
Visit: http://www.caloundra.org.au/webnew/index.html to download entry forms for the Boat Entry or Novelty Boat Building...
See the era of gentlemen and ladies on the water, with thanks to the Wooden Boat Association of Queensland Inc.
Classic boats and their crews will be encouraged to dress for the occasion.
Emergency Flare demo, Inspect Emergency Search and Rescue Vessels,
Environmental and safety displays,
Rough and Ready Boat Building (thanks to Boat Craft Pacific),
Decorative and practical rope work, and, of course,
Beautiful Classic Boats of all shapes and sizes.
Come and try paddling an outrigger canoe or dragon boat.
See Vintage and Classic cars. Community Stalls, Local Entertainment on stage, Fun for Kids (Big and Small) Food and Drinks: Enjoy the Lion's Club famous "Sausage Sizzle" and other enjoyable foods.
Come to Caloundra and be a part of this festive occasion, or better still, stay a while and enjoy our piece of paradise.
Safety information and other interesting displays will also be presented in Apex Park, including local entertainment and activities for everyone.
This two day event attracts participants and their classic style boats from across Queensland and interstate to the wonderful scenic waterway at the northern section of Pumicestone Passage in the heart of Caloundra on the beautiful Sunshine Coast, just north of Brisbane. The weekend's activities start with boats on display on the Golden Beach shoreline and include a "Grand Parade" close by the shore.
On Saturday night Regatta participants will share dinner at a local venue, places limited for this event so book early, but there are plenty of restaurants around Caloundra for everyone to enjoy.
Come join us for this wonderful festive weekend
Designed to showcase Classic Boat of all types.
There will be Secure overnight storage available for boats and trailers.
On both days a "CARNIVAL" atmosphere prevails with both boats and crews decked out for the occasion.
COME ALONG FOR TWO DAYS OF FUN - AND SEE A GREAT RANGE OF INTERESTING/HISTORIC EXAMPLES OF THE BOAT BUILDERS CRAFT ON DISPLAY
Regatta Information: Coast Guard CALOUNDRA
P.O. Box 150 CALOUNDRA QLD 4551
Headquarters: (07) 5491 3533 - Fax: (07) 5491 7516
Accommodation Bookings for entrants: Caloundra Tourism, (07) 5420 6240.
Apex Park, Golden Beach Caloundra, Not Assigned
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