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Yarra River Blitz

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Melbourne University Boat Club

1 Boathouse Drive

Melbourne, VIC 3004

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Join the the Yarra Riverkeeper Association and Cleanwater Group for our 4th Yarra 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: Melbourne University Boat Club, 1 Boathouse Drive, Melbourne

When: Sunday 26 May 2019

Time: 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Schedule of events:

  • 10:15 -10:30 Introduction & Safety Briefing
  • 10:30 - 10:45 Wurundjeri Smoking Ceremony
  • 10:45 -12:30 Yarra River Clean-up
  • 12:30 - 1:00 BBQ & Prizes

Getting to Melbourne University Boat Club:

  • Bike: Main Yarra Trail
  • Car: Enter via Boathouse Drive, limited parking available on site
  • Public Transport: Flinders Street Station

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

* Yarra Riverkeeper Association members get first dibs to canoes and kayaks. Join here: http://yarrariver.org.au. Keep in mind, if you don't secure a boat, local parklands and riverbanks have troves of trash to collect!

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