Beach to Beach Course

Course Selection

There are 3 courses and the final course will be dictated by the wind and weather conditions on the day. The final course will be decided by the race director the morning of the brief trying to suit the best course for condition. All information from the brief will be updated on oceanpaddle.com.au website and via Facebook.

Starting Waves

Start waves will be from the beach or ocean depending on the conditions:

The first wave to start will be the stock and unlimited prone paddlers, followed 20 minutes later by all SUPs. and Outrigger boats.

Exact start time may vary for the first wave as we will try to wait for the best wind conditions. The first wave will start between 12 and 2pm.

All Spec,, Ocean, and Double Skis will start together 30 minutes after the SUP and OC paddlers

Beach to Beach 22km Courses

  • OCEAN COUSE 1 (North-South)

    OCEAN COUSE 1 (North-South)

    From Stumers Creek Coolum out to sea for 2km then head behind Old Women Island then finish at Mooloolaba Surf Lifesaving Club

  • OCEAN COUSE 2 (South-North)

    OCEAN COUSE 2 (South-North)

    Start at Mooloolaba heading towards Kawana nets turning at bouy then head directly north keeping Old Women Island on your left hand side finishing at Stumers Creek, Coolum (around a 1.5km from Coolum SLSC)

  • River Course 3 (Inclement Weather)

    River Course 3 (Inclement Weather)

    The course is 2 laps starting in front of Clark Park Mooloolaba heading towards Mooloolaba Spit then turning at the bouy and moving accross the river to the left hand side. Continuing under the small bridge staying left heading to the first wier. Turn at the bouy at first wier and head keeping to the left. Once you enter the main channel of the river keep land on your left and head under both bridges. Continue up river staying left heading thru the channel markers going 2km up rive then turning home making sure land stays on your left. Once you have completed 2 laps finsh line will be the Jetty at Clark Park.

Craft Racing

  • Ocean and Spec Skis
  • OC 1 and OC 2 Outriggers
  • SUP's and Prone Paddle Boards

Mooloolaba Paddlers

Panamuna Outriggers

Australian Canoeing

Point surf craft