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Maribyrnong River Blitz

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Footscray City Rowing Club

40 Maribyrnong Blvd

Footscray, Vic 3011

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Join the the Yarra Riverkeeper Association and Cleanwater Group for the Maribyrnong River Blitz proudly supported by Melbourne Water. We'll provide some boats, bags, gloves, and safety gear so you can BLITZ-CLEAN and LOVE YOUR RIVER and PARKLANDS!

Where: Footscray Rowing Club,40 Maribyrnong Blvd, Footscray.

When: Sunday 3 March 2019

Time: 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Schedule of events:

  • 10:15 -10:30 Introduction & Safety Briefing at Footscray Rowing Club
  • 10:30 - 10:45 Wurundjeri Smoking Ceremony
  • 10:45 -12:00 Maribyrnong River Clean-up
  • 12:00 - 1:00 BBQ & Prizes

Getting to Footscray Rowing Club:

  • Bike: Maribyrnong River Trail
  • Car: Enter via Farnsworth Ave, Footscray. Parking available onsite
  • Buses: Routes 216, 219, 404,472 operate within the vicinity of Footscray rowing club
  • Closest Train Station: Footscray Station, 1.5 km from the rowing club

Bring: Layers for varying temps and the splash of your paddle, gloves, water bottle, hat, sunscreen

Provided: Some boats*, bags, safety gear, sausage sizzle @ gold coin donation

* Canoes, kayaks will be available on a first come, first serve basis. Footscray City Rowing Club is surrounded by park and wetlands with plenty of clean up opportunity!

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