Event Details



Event Name
Tour de Keppels (registration closed) 
Organisation Type
Club 
Organisation Name
Queensland Sea Kayak Club Inc 
State
Queensland 
Club Members Only
Yes 
Event Start Date
05-08-2017 
Event Start Time
07:00:00 
Event End Date
13-08-2017 
Event Finish Time
13:00:00 
Location
Keppel Islands 

Is non-financial member registration allowed?
No 
Participants Gender
ALL 
Maximum number of Participants
12 
Type of Event
Recreation 
Accepting Entries
No 

Who is responsible for the overall event?
Mark Hessling & Tony Hirst 
Organiser's Email Address
kayak@rexx.org, thirste@gmail.com 
Event Registration Manager
Events Coordinators 
Event Registration Manager's Email Address?
events@qskc.asn.au 
Discipline
Recreational - Sea Kayaking,  
Event Description

This is a multi-day trip around the Keppel Islands starting from Rosslyn Bay.

While the trip is Grade 2, it is open to Grade 1 paddlers to attend.

Registration for this event is an Expression of Interest and not a guarantee that you will be participating. The final composition of participants will be determined by the Trip Leader. Please send an email to kayak@rexx.org to register your interest in this event.

Travel to and from Rosslyn Bay, camping permits and accommodation in the Yeppoon area before and after the event will be the responsibility of each participant.

The proposed schedule is:

  • Fri - Brisbane to Yeppoon area
  • Sat – Rosslyn Bay to Humpy Island (via Pelican Rock) – 24km
    • Departure at 08:00
  • Sun – Paddle around Humpy or Great Keppel Island
  • Mon – Explore Humpy Island by foot
  • Tue – Day Off
  • Wed – Humpy Island to Considine Beach (via Middle Island) – 22km
  • Thu – Paddle Around North Keppel Island
  • Fri – Explore North Keppel Island by foot
  • Sat – Considine Beach to Rosslyn Bay (via Miall Island) – 23km
  • Sun – Yeppoon area to Brisbane

A helmet will be required for portions of this trip. 

 


Event Website
http://qldseakayak.canoe.org.au/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/03/Event-Details-2017-Tour-de-Keppels-Aug-5-13.pdf