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 Gippsland Lakes Paddle Challenge Logo  surf

Paynesville to Lakes Entrance 27km
Metung to Lakes Entrance 13km


Entries Open 4th Febuary
Early Bird Entries Close 4th April
Early Bird Prize TBC

Entries Close 11.59pm Monday 29th April
$20 Penalty Fee Tuesday 30th April & Wednesday 1st May

No Entries After the 1st of May.

Entries Will Close When Event Capped Numbers Are Reached
Don't Be Disappointed And Enter Early

Crafts and Starting Locations

Metung & Paynesville

  • SPEC Surf Ski, Ocean Racing Ski
  • Outrigger Canoe OC1, OC2, V3 & OC6
  • Stand Up Paddle Board, Prone Paddle Board
  • Sea Kayak (must have water head bulkheads rear and front)
  • Surf Boats, St Ayles
  • Coastal Rowing Boats

Metung course only

  • Hobie Kayak
  • Single & Double Sit on Top Kayak
  • Canoe
  • NOTE. Canoes must have a floating device at each end.
  • NOTE. All kayaks must have hatches on if fitted.

'Metung Mates Challenge'

To be contested on any doubles craft or you can hire a two person Sit On Top Kayak.


Grommets from the age of 10 years can enter and only paddle on a doubles craft. Grommet can only paddle with a 18 year and over participant. Juniors can paddle with a junior, 15 & over. Parent consent form must be signed if participant are under the age of 18 years.

View the event website for craft hire information. Craft, lifejacket & paddle will be delivered to Metung on the day and picked after the event.


Doubles (two person) please enter as a 'team' registration on the next page.