Canoes of different colours in the foreground, waiting to be taken into the water.

Yarra River Blitz

  • 10:00am - 1:00pm
  • Richmond Rowing Club
    7 Boathouse Drive
    Melbourne VIC 3004

  • Free
08/25/2019 10:00am 08/25/2019 1:00pm Australia/Melbourne Yarra River Blitz Richmond Rowing Club 7 Boathouse Drive Melbourne 3004 VIC Melbourne Water [email protected]

Event Details

Put your Sunday morning to good use and help clean up the Yarra! Join the Yarra Riverkeeper Association and Cleanwater Group for the 5th Yarra River Blitz, proudly supported by Melbourne Water and the Victorian Government.

Schedule of events:

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

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.