Welcome to the Brisbane River Challenge website.

OFFICIAL ENTRIES CLOSE 19 JUNE 2015.  Entries will still be accepted after that date however souvenir t-shirts may not be available.

The Brisbane River Challenge is a time trial race for rowing eights and fours, dragon boats, outriggers, canoes, kayaks, skis and SUPs.  It will be run on Satutrday 11 July 2015 and races past some of Brisbane iconic Parks and Gardens.

The 12.5km course starts at Newstead and finishes at West End and is open to any rowers or paddlers from Schools through to Corporates and Masters in these classes:

  • Rowing (8+; 4+; 4x+)

  • Dragon Boats (DB22)

  • Outriggers (OC6)

  • Canoes

  • Kayaks

  • Skis

  • SUP’s

2015 will also incorporate the Trans-Tasman University Rowing Test Series which is open to ALL Australian and New Zealand Universities

We look forward to seeing you on the river for Brisbane’s ultimate river challenge.

For past results, go to the news page…..



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