Hall of Fame

in 2019, the Moama Water Sports Club introduced the Hall of Fame to acknowledge those who have contributed to making the Southern 80,  the ‘biggest ski race in the world’.   After some careful consideration, the Moama Water Sports Club have decided to hold this event bi-annually (every two years).  President Steve Shipp said “We [...]

October 30th, 2019|

2020 Southern 80 Dates

The 2020 Southern 80 will be held on the 7th, 8th & 9th February 2020. Planning is well underway for the 2020 event. Entries will be available in December 2019.

June 1st, 2019|

TR breaks record

Well a great day of racing.  Congratulations to TR on winning the event overall in a time of 29:22.28, with the team of Ian Tricker, Nathan Miller, Reece Simmonds Raymond Ball.  All results can be found here Congratulations to the following teams for their special trophies. Rookie trophie: Hitman Fastest Local Boat: The Mistress Fastest [...]

February 10th, 2019|

Results from today’s racing available now.

The weather has  been a mixture today of wind, rain and sunshine.  It was great to see the teams on the water and racing.  Congratulations to TR who have won the Baker Blitz today and will lead the field in the afternoon of racing starting at 12.30pm tomorrow. Results are available here. Saturday Results Sunday [...]

February 9th, 2019|

River Closed

For information on safe boating on NSW waters such as the Murray River, visit the Roads and Maritime Services website: www.rms.nsw.gov.au Navigation Restriction - Murray River, Echuca – Moama - Southern 80 water ski race (Marine Safety Act 1998 s.12) Murray River, Echuca – Moama southern 80 water ski race 6:00am to 7:00pm – Saturday [...]

January 30th, 2019|

Programs now available

Race programs are now available from the Savage Force Merchandise shop at St Mary's Hall, newsagents in Echuca.

January 25th, 2019|

20 days to go

The race is getting closer. Check out the vendors that will be at the Finish Line Programs will be available Australia Day weekend. If you are camping, here are some suggestions for you.   #seeyouatthefinishline

January 19th, 2019|

See you at the Finish Line – purchase your tickets now

You are able to pre-purchase your tickets for the 2019 Southern 80 - so that you can be part of the action at the finish line. Corporate tickets - $150 per day, or $270 for two days - (Includes postage) Premium family pass - 2 tickets for 2 days, 1 program, and 2 stubby holders [...]

January 1st, 2019|

Merry Christmas

The Moama Water Sports Club wishes all competitors and spectators a safe a Merry Christmas.  We look forward to seeing you at the finish line for the 2019 Southern 80. Competitors, don't forget to get your entry in NOW - entries close on New Years Eve  

December 17th, 2018|

Launch of the Southern 80 & Hall of Fame nominees announced.

Today saw the launch on the 2019 Southern 80 at Moama beach with the iconic Port of Echuca in the background. The nominations for the Hall of Fame were also announced and that list can be found here Thank you to the teams of Next Gen, The Mistress, The Contractor, Elm Street & Elm Street [...]

December 4th, 2018|