Melbourne Whittley Cruiser Club Announces 2014 National Whittley Regatta

14-Oct-2012

The Melbourne Whittley Cruiser Club, are pleased to announce the 2014 National Whittley Regatta will be held over the Easter long week end, on the Murray River of the waterways surrounding the Renmark Area.

More information about the 2014 Whittley Regatta can be downloaded here. Alternatively you can watch the video here.

Melbourne Whittley Cruiser Club Commodore Stuart Malone said, "The Clubs organising committee, have been hard at work, organising the event. After feed back from the recent Qld Regatta this year, many members from the NSW and QLD Whittley Clubs, have never experienced the River Murray, and therefore the decision was made, to choose Renmark on the River Murray as the ideal location for the Regatta. The Club has decided on a fitting "Pioneer" theme for the Regatta.  This will be an enjoyable week end for those Whittley Club Members and Whittley boat owners who can attend, we look forward to seeing you all in 2014. However, numbers are limited, so  Whittley owners need to express interest in the event, as soon as possible. The 2014 Regatta will be different to any other in the past, in the fresh water of Australia's longest river system."

The Renmark area of the River Murray and surround provides the perfect environment and water ways for the event to be held. The trip will take boat owners, down through the rivers lock system, past sandy spits and through majestic cliffs up the banks of the river, as well as passing historic townships and landmarks.  This journey and expedition will draw on the rivers long history and importance to the local area and, the many townships which rely on it even today.

Neville Whittley from the Whittley Marine Group said, "We are very pleased to see the Melbourne Whittley Cruiser Club, provide a confirmed location, for the 2014 National Whittley Regatta, over the Easter long week end, on the River Murray. Every two years, each Whittley Club, take turns of hosting the event, and every event provides a great environment, for Whittley owners to come together and enjoy the atmosphere and company of fellow Whittley owners, from right across the country. 2014, will be no different, and we look forward to seeing all Whittley owners, from right across the country, make the journey down to explore the mighty Murray River".

The 2014 National Whittley Regatta, on the River Murray, promises to be a must attend event for Whittley owners. The Murray offers it all, a relaxing fresh water environment, the ability to have fun and water sports, or even chase the big Murray Cod.

To express your interest in joining this special event for Whittley owners, please phone 0424 592 507 or email, peterh@bigpond.net.au. Don't miss out as spaces are filling up, and numbers are limited. Where all the rivers meet, all the Whittley Clubs come together, the 2014 National Whittley "Pioneer" Regatta.

For more information about the Whittley Boat Owners Clubs operating in your local state, please follow the "Owners Club" link on the Whittley Marine Group web-site.

More information about the 2014 Whittley Regatta can be downloaded here.