The 2024 Avon Descent, a thrilling multisport white water river race is just around the corner, and registrations are now open.

Don’t miss your chance to be part of this iconic Western Australian event. Since its inception in 1973, the Avon Descent has been a highlight on the WA water sport calendar, providing thrills and spills for both participants and spectators alike.

For more information and to register, visit the official Avon Descent website.

The Avon Descent Festivals are held over the course of the main event weekend. Spectators and community members can soak up the atmosphere without getting wet by supporting the competitors at the Shire of Northam’s Bilya Festival on Friday 9th August, the Shire of Toodyay’s International Food Fest on Saturday 10th August, and the City of Swan, City of Belmont and City of Bayswater’s Avon Descent Festivals on Sunday 11th August.

Time: 8am 10th August – 5pm 11th August
Cost: $325+ (for 2-day event), $220+ (day 1), $33+ (day 2)
(Cost varies depending on boat type)

Date: Sat 10 August 2024 - Sun 11 August 2024