AO Sydney Harbour Challenge


OPEN 23 December 2023 and CLOSE 5 February 2024

2024 Event Program:  Click Here for all the details

2024 Program Invite:Click Here 


2024 Sydney Harbour Challenge on

 1 - 3 March


We are thrilled to invite all AOCRA members and International paddlers to form teams for this world-renowned event and race 22 kms in and around one of the worlds most beautiful harbours with water views of big-name attractions.  With being the 10th anniversary we invite you to celebrate with us on the Saturday night.

FRIDAY 1 March - BRAND NEW RACE:  Sydney Harbour MINI Challenge 12KMS

SATURDAY 2 March - 10th ANNIVERSARY:  Sydney Harbour Challenge 22KMS



This year we introduce the MINI Challenge on the Friday inviting new to ocean racing and mature competitors to experience the challenge in the harbour.  As usual expereienced competitors will race on Saturday from Rose Bay out to the open ocean along Sydney's  coastline and return.  Join us and party, celebrating 10 years of racing on Sydney Harbour.

Sunday is perfect for the OZONE R3 Downwinder at Kurnell.  We are stoked to have our sponsors: OZONE Australia with us for the, 2023 Series Presentations and PRIZE DRAW.


 We pay our respects to the Birrabirragal people the Traditional Owners and Custodians of this land, to their Elders, past, present and emerging. 


Thanks to Bondi Outriggers and Kurnell Outriggers for partnering with us to host this fanttastic weekend of ocean racing.