Mullum2Bruns attracts 1200 happy paddlers

Despite a few spots of rain, the 2018 Mullum2Bruns Paddle attracted a crowd, both in the river and on the bank, with some 1206 paddlers participating complete including several dragon boats.

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Among the kayak winners, Dane Sloss was the first male to come in (46 min) with female winner Erin Blanch following not far behind (51 min).

The slightly slower stand-up paddlers came in next, with Kate Baker the first female (1hr 5min) and Jackson Cosgrove (1hr 53 sec).

Organiser Jo-Ann Spiteri said the event ran almost without a hitch, with ‘just a few minor injuries’.

‘We are really grateful there were no protests on the day,’ she told Echonetdaily.

‘It was a great family day at Brunswick Heads.’

Jo-Ann gave special thanks to Kim Rosen from Brunswick Heads Visitor Centre, Craig Read from the Surf Club and Denise Curran for her admin support.

One response to “Mullum2Bruns attracts 1200 happy paddlers”

  1. Len Heggarty says:

    Do you want dip your toe in, have a paddle, for the 2018 Mullum2Bruns Paddle is quite a feat for those who want to skedaddle out of the house and dip in awe in the Brunswick River, paddling in a canoe.

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