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The Doctor Ocean Paddler

About this Event

The Doctor is an exciting ocean paddling event from Rottnest Island to Sorrento Beach covering 27kms.

A must do race for all paddling enthusiasts, The Doctor is part of the World Surfski Series and The Shaw and Partners Australian Ocean Racing Series. 

The event is scheduled to race on Saturday 23rd November 2019 (with an alternate weather date of 24 November) and the event may also be reversed depending on wind conditions.

Event Times and Details

Equipment is loaded the day prior to the event in Fremantle and transported over to Rottnest Island on race day. 

Competitors catch the ferry over to Rottnest Island on race day. On arrival they unload their craft and prepare for the race. Race start time will depend on weather conditions and shipping movements.

View The Doctor program of events here