We were there for the 50th anniversary of the
Henley-on-Todd and it was a very special event with a great time had by all including
us here at AusEmade... The
is one of the most unique boat races in the world — held as it is on the
Todd River, the
main river through Alice Springs
Central Australia. Indeed, it is the only boat race in the world that has
been cancelled due to water.
The sun shone on the last Henley-On-Todd Regatta and we were there early to
give a helping hand... what a day it was. Ours truly here at AusEmade had great fun, enjoying
the frivolity, competitions, battles and friendship. This is the Territory’s longest running iconic event
and offers the chance of anyone attending to enter in any one of the the boating
So if you are planning to visit our beautiful outback town of
Alice Springs in the heart of Central Australia, make sure you book your travel
itinerary early and if you use a travel agent, make sure they include the 'HOT"
Henley on Todd - big
day in your itinerary.
Saturday of August
Henley-On-Todd Regatta website for more information.
So pencil in your calendar, and make sure you
book your accommodation, flight, tickets early and
bring your family and friends, even better become a participant, you can sponsor,
volunteer and enter into
Whilst here take the opportunity to explore
the wonderful Alice Springs
and Central Australia region,
from the many local attractions, through to the unique locations along the
East MacDonnell Range
and West MacDonnell Range.