Parade Course 2017

The Parade starts at 6:30pm.

It travels from The Wharf Mooloolaba to Mooloolah Island (Buoy 1), then back up the river, turning into Kawana Canal and down to Lawries Marina (Buoy 2), back along the canal to turn right to go past La Balsa Park (Buoy 3), then down to The Wharf Mooloolaba for a loop past the complex, then back to La Balsa (Buoy 3) for a second viewing and then a final motor past The Wharf Mooloolaba for judging.

To download a copy of the course, click here.

Everyone participating please note –

  • SAFETY TIP 1 – As there will be a number of small craft participating in the Parade, ensure you keep a good look out for all craft.
  • SAFETY TIP 2 – There is a tight corner at Kawana (at the end of the main canal) and caution needs to be observed with incoming and outgoing vessels. You may need to vary your speed to ensure safe passing.

If you have a question, please contact the MYC office on 0413 227 013 or via Channel VHF 77 on the night.

The Water Police will be there during the Parade. Please ensure you observe –

  • The rules of the ‘road’ and passing boats;
  • Safe handling of your boat;
  • Carry sufficient life jackets for all onboard;
  • Use your navigation lights; and
  • Don’t Drink and Drive !

In the event the Water Police or Coast Guard depart the above course due to operational reasons, continue to follow the MYC lead vessel.