Thursday 12th May 2022

7 pm – Official Event Launch Night.

American Hotel, Heygarth st Echuca.

The official launch of the weekend with Sponsors and VIP guests invited.

 

Friday 13th May 2022

7 am – 9am – Breakfast with the Stars

Kerribee Soundshell, Meninya st., Moama NSW

A chance to get up close and personal with the teams, whilst enjoying breakfast available from Beechworth Bakery. The ‘Stars” of the 2022 Southern 80, will be available to sign posters for the kids, along with interviews with the Stars and other guest speakers.

 

Midday – 5 pm – Entry Admin / Paperwork Collection

MWSC Office, 10 Despatch st Echuca, Vic

Teams collect their competitor packs and check off their entry details.

 

Saturday 14th May 2022

Racing

8 am – 5 Mile Boat Ramp to Victoria Park Boat Ramp

Starting with the future of our sport Under 10’s followed by all social classes, then the Sunday Expert Class Shoot Out.

8 am – Under 10’s

8.30 am – Social Classes

10 am -Vets/Masters, Disabled, Senior Social

11.30 am – Expert Shootout – classes 2-16

Approx 2 pm – Bakers Blitz and Presidents Dash – Shootout 40 to 1

Our Top 40 teams are all vying for pole position on Sunday, starting with boat 40, and finishing with boat 1.

 

Victoria Park Finish Line Precinct

7.30 am – Gates open

Features big screen, with live footage, commentary all day, Southern 80 merchandise, trade displays. Free Kids zone featuring jumping castles, water slides and more.  An array of food and beverages with the bar opening at 10 am.

3 pm to 5 pm

Music provided by “Three’s a crowd”

 

5 pm – Presentations

Presentations from all Saturday classes.

 

Sunday 15th May 2022

Racing

9 am – Torrumbarry Weir to Victoria Park Boat Ramp

Junior classes & 60 mph, 70 mph classes.

Racing along the full 80 km course with Junior classes and speed restricted classes up first.

 

12.30 pm – Torrumbarry Weir to Victoria Park Boat Ramp

Afternoon classes including the top 40

Starting with the winner of Saturday’s Bakers Blitz/President’s Dash,  then the rest leaving in the finishing order from Saturday.

 

Victoria Park Finish Line Precinct

7.30 am – Gates open

Features big screen, with live footage, commentary all day, Southern 80 merchandise, trade displays. Free Kids zone featuring jumping castles,  and more.  An array of food and beverages with the bar opening at 10 am.

Following the afternoon racing – Outright 1st, 2nd and 3rd boats will be on display.

3 pm to 5 pm

Music provided by “Three’s a crowd”

5 pm – Presentations

Presentations from all Sunday classes, culminating with presentations of the 1nd, 2nd and 3rd outright winners of the 2022 Southern 80.