Pelican Waters Caloundra Coast Guard Classic Boat Regatta


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  • Location: Golden Beach, Golden Beach 4551 Queensland

Pelican Waters Caloundra Coast Guard Classic Boat Regatta

Based on the foreshore of Pumicestone Passage at Golden Beach adjacent to the Caloundra Power Boat Club. Saturday's main event is a display of classic boats and a grand parade of those boats in the Passage coupled with a fun boat building competition and a classic surf boat race. Also on Saturday, visitors can browse through a number of emergency services exhibits on the foreshore. Food and beverages available for sale. Outdoor entertainment free to public on Saturday night. Sunday will be the moment of truth for the boat builders when they put their craft in the water and test their boat building skills. Other various demonstration events will also happen with the classic boats. Coastguard, SES & Surf Rescue boats on display across the weekend. All events free attendance.

For further details about the program or specific event info contact Maurie Calderwood on (07) 5491 3469 or 0412 632 030 or visit the website http://official.as/coastguardcaloundra

7th - 8th August 2004
Phone: 5491 3469
Email: Gemeni42@Dodonet.com.au
Website: http://official.as/coastguardcaloundra

Friday 6th August
15:00 Meet and greet, plus early registration of Classic Boats at Coast Guard headquaters, Maloja Ave Caloundra. Sausage sizzle, drinks and nibbles available.

A welcoming tour of the northern end of pumicestone passage to be provided by Eco Tours.


Saturday 7th August
08:00 - 16:00
Emergency and community services displays will be open all day Saturday and Sunday.

09:00 - 10:00
Scouting displays in Indian Canoes.

10:00 - 11:00
Navel Cadet displays.

08:00 - 11:00
Coast Guard rescue vessel CG 53 - Climb on board!

08:00 - 11:00
Classic Boats will be on display.

11:00 - 11:30
Classic Boats will be launched and form for the Grand Parade, south of Military Jetty.

11:30 - 12:30
CLASSSIC BOAT GRAND PARADE

12:30 - 13:30
Scout Canoe demonstration.

12:30 - 16:00
Classic Boats on display, plus individual demonstrations on water.

13:30 - 16:00
'Novelty Boat Building' competition.

Evening
Outdoor entertainment and dinner at Caloundra Power Boat Club. Enjoy the hospitalit, fine food and great water views of this club - beside the Regatta boat ramps.

Sunday 8th August
09:00 - 15:00
Emergency and community services displays will be open all day.

09:00 - 10:00
Inspect Coast Guard rescue vessel - CG 53.

10:00 - 11:00
Boat builders take to the water, demonstrating their handiwork.

11:00 - 12:30
Outrigger Canoes in Action

12:30 - 13:30
Surf Boat Classic "Caloundra City Masters of Pumicestone"

11:30 - 14:30
Organised Classic Boat events in categories.

Categories

* Rowing Boats - Demonstration through the canals - Plus solar powered boats.
* Sail Boats around marked courses.
* Putt putts to 3.5 hp - Nominated times around course.
* Putt putts 4 to 6 hp - Nominated times around course.
* Putt putts over 6 hp - Nominated times around course.

12:00 - 14:30
Kayaks

SEE THE ENERGEX RESCUE HELICOPTER IN ACTION
SEE AN ORIGINAL WOODEN SURF BOAT
MEET METROPOLITAN - CALOUNDRA SURF GIRL

Displays include: Fire Rescue, Water Police, Ambulance, Sate Emergency Services, State Police, Naval Cadets, Scouts, Vintage Cars, Caloundra Tourism AND MORE...

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Golden Beach, Golden Beach




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