Hundreds of dragon boat paddlers will converge on the beautiful Tweed River at Murwillumbah this Saturday for Dragons Abreast Mount Warning's Pink Regatta.
The group is part of national organisation, Dragons Abreast Australia, which is celebrating twenty years of paddling for breast cancer recovery this year.
Many paddlers, are using the regatta as final preparation for IBCPC Dragon Boat Festival, where thousands of breast cancer survivors will paddle the Arno in Florence in July.
So come down to the Tweed river and enjoy a day of friendly rivalry, great sports, fun and colour.
Dragons Abreast Australia is sponsored by Specialised Therapeutics Australia, an international biopharmaceutical company with strategic focus and expertise in Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia.
With the highest professional and ethical standards, Specialised Therapeutics Australia commercialise therapies and technologies that uniquely fulfil the unmet medical needs of the community.
Quality and affordable sporting apparel. Provider of our DAA jackets, with a percentage of proceeds being donated to Dragons Abreast.
Platinum Sponsor of the 2017 Dragons Abreast Festival, Cancer Institute NSW, is dedicated to reducing the impact of cancer and improving outcomes for people with cancer across the state of New South Wales by:
Promoting the prevention of cancer
Improving early detection and participation in cancer screening
Improving the diagnosis and treatment of cancer
Building capacity in cancer research
Using the latest data and information to drive positive change across the health system.