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Fingal Forage ~ A World Ocean's Day Amazing Race!


Enjoy beautiful Fingal Bay Beach in Port Stephens on the long weekend for this free community World Oceans Day event!

EVENT INFO An educational adventure, families, friends or groups race against the clock completing a wide range of ocean related activities. This race is not so much an athletic event, more of fun day out challenging the groups mind as they encounter the various activities along the way. Aimed at adults and children (under adult supervision) alike come join us while we celebrate and educate this important World Oceans Day.

LOCATION Register next to the surf club and Fingal Park, Marine Drive Fingal Bay

PREPARATION Bring a phone or camera for photos, having access to the internet during some activities is imperative, a smart phone is perfect, wear footwear and dress for the weather.

ACCESS Be aware some activities are on the sand: not pram, toddler or wheelchair friendly

OCEAN PRIZES FOR WINNING GROUPS: $300 Learn to Sail Voucher from Port Stephens Sailing and Aquatic Club, a $150 Voucher for Irukandji Shark & Ray Encounters, a $100 Dolphin Dollar voucher at Moonshadow TQC Cruises, A Beach Photo Shoot with Capture Imaging Photography, a $100 Sustainable Seafood Oyster Platter from Seven Seas Oysters, a $70 Port Stephens Surf School Voucher & a Little Beach Boathouse Bar $100 drinks over the ocean voucher!

REGISTER YOUR GROUP online at:https://sharkandrayencounters.rezdy.com/catalog/326092/event-registration (free registration sponsored by Irukandji) Groups anywhere between 2-8 people (or make two groups) Final chance sign ups on the day between 9am and 10am near the Fingal Bay SLSC building & Fingal Park. If you could please pre-register to help us out – we’ll have some kind of idea how many people will attend on the day.

RACE ACTIVITIES BROUGHT TO YOU BY: Sea Shelter, Ocean Coastal Care Initiative, Irukandji Shark & Ray Encounters, Plastic Free Port Stephens & Port Stephens Sailing & Aquatic Club



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Organization Name
Sea Shelter
Organization Type
Conservation Organization
Member of Aquarium Conservation Partnership (ACP)
Participant in AZA's SAFE Campaign


5 Marine Drive, Port Stephens Council
Fingal Bay, New South Wales 2315 Australia