McDonald’s North Hobart Two Bridges Kayak Race

Your attention in drawn to a notable paddlers race on the Derwent River as part of the 184th  anniversary Royal Hobart Regatta on Saturday 12th of February. 
Known as the two bridges race, this event will commence at 9am in front of the Royal Hobart Regatta grounds. 

It is a 15km race for experienced paddlers through the Tasman Bridge, on to the Bowen Bridge and return to the finish line off the Regatta Grounds.
The 2022 prize pool is $2,800 – broken down as follows:

First Female $600.00

Second Female $300.00 

Third Female $200.00

First Male $600.00

Second Male $300.00

Third Male $200.00

Six rewards of $100.00 each. Drawn randomly from the field of non-placegetters.

We appreciate that some may choose to paddle to the Regatta Grounds.


Details of race rules will be provided to you following your registration.