St Francis Bay Canals lends the most excellent conditions for most water sports, and now also the Solar Boat Race. 

2018 will be the second year this event is held, with the intention of not only raising renewable energy awareness but of also encouraging new and innovative designs for harnessing solar energy. 

We invite you to join us in November 2018 at St Francis Bay. Get a team together and start designing your solar boat to compete at the Solar Boat Race. 

Race Objective

To complete as many laps as possible within the 4 hour time period. Course direction and length may vary on race day depending on conditions.