The CCMA have recently created a series of emergency markers along the Barwon River. These markers are somewhat similar in purpose to the emergency markers that you might see along the beach. Here is a satellite map image of the Barwon River through Geelong with the Emergency Markers shown.
Rowing Geelong welcomes competitors and spectators to the 144th Barwon Regatta being held on the weekend of January 26th and 27th this year. On the Sunday afternoon at 3pm there will be held a dedication of the Morell Reserve, which is the spectator area around the Judges Box at the finish line of the Barwon [...]
We're all looking forward to tomorrow's Sacred Heart Regatta. Over 1350 competitors from 27 different schools racing in all the schoolgirl rowing classes down to Div 4. Find all of the regatta details on RV's regatta page, and remember to use the mobile version from your phone during the day for the latest results and [...]
Rowing Geelong welcomes Loreto Mandeville Hall Toorak as the host of the 2018 Loreto Regatta here on the Barwon River in Geelong. The regatta site is on Rowing Victoria's regattas page at https://vic.rowingmanager.com/?regatta=4446 The regatta starts at 9am with the last race finishing by about 4:30pm. Note that Barwon River regatta rules apply for the entire [...]
Ladies and Gentlemen, The Winter Sculling Series is on again and all rowers and invited to come and play. This is a fun event intended to add a little joy to the long dark winter months. Any of your members are welcome to come along and have a splash – details below. Rowing Geelong Winter [...]
Please be advised that the Barwon River is closed to speed boats on Jan 27 and Jan 28, 2018, due to the running of the Annual Barwon Regatta. Click the link below to access the River usage document for 2017-2018 http://www.rowinggeelong.asn.au/river-usage/
Dear Rowers, Please be aware that today is the start of Water skiing on the Barwon Rowing Mile. All rowers must be off the water by 10am as speedboats will be using the rowing mile from 10 am to sunset.
Regatta: 2017 RV Schools - Sacred Heart Girl's Regatta Date: 2/12/2017 Venue: Barwon River Type: School Distance: 1500 m Regatta Host: Sacred Heart College Geelong Host Contact: Laura Schouten / firstname.lastname@example.org / 0413 828 488 Entries Queries to: Bron Humphrys / email@example.com / 9645 0624 (ext 3) Entries Close 26/11/2017
Get your compression and warm gear ready for another tremendous season of Winter Sculling in 2017. Starting with the traditional 3km "round the island" time trial on Sunday 11 June commencing from 8:30am at Corio Bay Rowing Club, we then go on to the "machine gun sprints" the following Sunday and then 6 weeks of [...]
June 8, 2017 Corangamite Catchment Management Authority Media Release Geelong’s rowing community have given the new Barwon River rowing landing their approval. The approximately 1000-strong member rowing community, thousands of rowing regatta competitors, and other river users are taking full advantage of the new 200m length landing since its completion earlier this year. The Victorian [...]