Pineapple Raid

posted Nov 6, 2015, 1:01 AM by Posts Editor   [ updated Nov 7, 2015, 2:11 PM ]
The Queensland boat 'Boxer'  and crew were an enthusiastic and spectacular part of Tawe Nunnugah 2015, and they had such a good time that they (like the Kiwis) have decided to have a Raid of their own, calling it the 'Pineapple Raid'. 

Route & Itinerary. 
  • Thursday 11th & Friday 12th (AM) February:  Boats assemble at Southport Yacht Club.
  • Friday 12th February 10am:  Start of 1st leg North of Runaway Bay, sail up Canaipa Passage finishing at RQYS Canaipa.
  • Saturday 13th February 2nd leg start from RQYS Canaipa and sail round bay Islands: Karragarra, Macleay, finishing off Little Ship Club North Stradbroke Island.
  • Sunday 14th February:  3rd leg sail South West with a finish at Weinam Creek. 

See http://pineappleraid.com/ for more details and registration. 

 Boxer at the 2015 Wooden Boat Festival, pic from New Zealand Coastal Rowing