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Southern 80

The Southern 80 and Barrie Beehag Ski Races Classics are conducted by the Moama Water Sports Club on the Mighty Murray River at Echuca / Moama. The Southern 80 Ski Race has been going now for 50 years.

The event is a two up water ski race, which covers the river from Torrumbarry to Echuca.  There are over 120 bends in this part of the river.  The race attracts over 500 entries from all over Australia with international representation from New Zealand, Great Britain and the USA.

Throughout the event there will be entertainment and activities for the whole family.

2017 Southern 80

When:  February 11 and 12

Where:  Murray River at Echuca/Moama

Cost: varies

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Later Event: February 12
St Kilda Festival