WA's unique paddle and power dinghy river race

2016 Avon Descent

Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 August 2016

paddle and power dinghy race

The Avon Descent

The Avon Descent - a spectacular 124 km race over two days through some of Western Australia's most picturesque scenery. This incredible race takes paddlers and power craft drivers down the Avon River through the historic farming regions of Northam and Toodyay, the steep and spectacular gorges of the Avon Valley, Swan Valley wineries and eventually into the tidal waters of the Swan River. The Avon Descent tests the endurance and skills of the fittest athlete. Set yourself for the ultimate challenge and join us for the 2016 Avon Descent - an unforgettable experience.

Entries to the 2016 Avon Descent are open. Register today!

Distance: 124 km
Date: 6 - 7 August 2016
Start: Northam
Finish: Riverside Gardens, Bayswater
Who: Kayakers and Canoeists (singles, doubles, teams)
Surf Ski Paddlers (singles, doubles, teams)
Power Dinghy Racers

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