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Great Barrier Reef Masters Games 2017

Great Barrier Reef Masters Games

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Start Date: 25 May 2017 09:00
End Date: 28 May 2017 17:00

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Sport fee: $35.00 per person for complete event . Games Registration Fee: $65.00

The Great Barrier Reef Masters Games are a celebration of Masters sport including both fierce and friendly competition. Now in its third games in Cairns, the Masters will be held from 25 to 28 May 2017.

The Great Barrier Reef Masters Games was first held in Cairns, Queensland in 2013. Now in its third Games, the Masters will be held from 25 to 28 May 2017.


Cairns is the ideal location to host the Games, being one of Australia's most popular holiday destinations with a myriad of local attractions, dining, adventure sports, reef activities and entertainment within close proximity to the city centre.


2,000 masters-aged men and women from Australia, Oceania and South East Asia are anticipated to compete in 20 individual and team sports across the four days of competition with sports for all masters ages and interests.


No masters would be complete without a fantastic social program and 2017 promises something for everyone.


A fantastic social program includes:

Welcome March Past

Fluro Friday

Summer-Lovin Saturday


This year's entertainment line-up includes three DJ's, a party night with Adam Thompson, from the Aria Award-Winning Australian Band Chocolate Starfish. With Adam at the helm as the band's iconic front man, Chocolate Starfish earned two top ten singles and two top 5 albums with hits such as 'You're so vain' and 'Mountain'. Popular Masters band Dr Elephant and best-voted band of the 2015 Great Barrier Reef Masters Games, Sanchez are set to rock the stage over three fantastic nights.


SPORTS:


Archery: 27 May 2017

Unofficial Practice: 10.00am - 12.00pm

Bow Inspection: 12.00pm - 12.15pm

Official Practice Rounds: 12.15pm - 12.45pm

Competition Start: 1.00pm - FITA 900 (60m 122cm 50m 122cm 40m 122cm)

Sunday 28 May:

Unofficial Practice: 7.30am - 8.15am

Official Practice: 8.15am - 8.50am

Competition Start: 9.00am - FITA 60 144 arrows (60m 122cm 50m 122cm 40m 80cm 30cm 80cm)

Venue: Vico Street Grounds, Gillies Highway, Gordonvale


Athletics (Track & Field)

Saturday 27 May: 10.00am - 5.00pm

Sunday 28 May: 10.00am - 5.00pm

Venue: Barlow Park, Corner Scott & Severin Street, Parramatta Park


Baseball

Thursday 25 May: 9.00am - 5.30pm

Friday 26 May: 9.00am - 5.30pm

Saturday 27 May: 9.00am - 5.30pm

Sunday 28 May: 9.00am - 5.30pm

Venue: Trinity Beach Sporting Complex, 1 Nautilus Street, Trinity Beach


Basketball

Thursday 25 May: 9.00am - 4.00pm

Friday 26 May: 9.00am - 4.00pm

Saturday 27 May: 9.00am - 4.00pm

Sunday 28 May: 9.00am - 12.00pm (if needed)

Venue: Cairns Basketball Centre, Early Settler Stadium, 289 Aumuller Street, Manunda


Beach Volleyball (Under Cover)

Friday 26 May: 8.30am - 4.30pm

Saturday 27 May: 8.30am - 4.30pm

Sunday 28 May: 8.30am - 4.30pm

Venue: Cairns Indoor Sports, 164 Mayers Street, Manunda.


Clay Target Shooting

Friday 27 May: 11.00am (practice session)

Saturday 27 May: 9.00am

Sunday 28 May: 9.00am

Venue: Atherton Tableland Gun Club, 153 Rifle Range Road, Atherton.


Cricket

Thursday 25 May: 8.30am - 7.30pm

Friday 26 May: 8.30am - 7.30pm

Saturday 27 May: 8.30am - 7.30pm

Sunday 28 May: 8.30am - 7.30pm

Venue: Walker Road Sporting Precinct,10-20 Walker Road, Edmonton

Griffiths Park , 268 Gatton Street, Manunda

Fuller Park , Wolff Street, Edmonton


Football (Soccer)

Friday 26 May: 9.00am - 5.00pm

Saturday 27 May: 9.00am - 5.00pm

Sunday 28 May: 11.00am - 4.00pm (finals)

Venue: West Barlow Park, Corner Scott & Severin Street, Parramatta Park


Futsal

Saturday 27 May: 9.00am - 5.00pm

Sunday 28 May: 9.00am - 5.00pm

Venue: Redlynch Central Sports Stadium, 3 Chelsea Lane, Redlynch.


Golf

Thursday 25 May: 12.00pm - 5.00pm

Saturday 27 May: 8.00am - 12.00pm

Sunday 28 May: 8.00am - 12.00pm

Venue: Half Moon Bay Golf Club, 66 Wattle Street, Yorkeys Knob


Hockey

Thursday 25 May: 9.30am - 3.00pm

Friday 26 May: 9.30am - 3.00pm

Sunday 28 May: 9.30am - 3.00pm

Venue: Cairns Hockey Association, 365 Lake Street, North Cairns


Judo

Saturday 27 May:

Kata Competitor's accreditation: 7.30am - 8.00am

Kata Practice: 7.30am - 8.30am

Kata Competition: 9.00am

All Competition and Ne-Waza Competition - weigh-in & accreditation: 7.30am - 8.00am or 12.30pm - 1.00pm

Ne-Waza: 1.30pm

Competition: 3.30pm

Teams Competition: 6.00pm

Sunday 28 May:

Dan Grading: 1.00pm

Venue: Northern Beaches Judo Facility, 119 Wattle Street, Yorkeys Knob


Mountain Biking

Saturday 27 May: 2.00pm - 5.00pm (Cross Country)

Sunday 28 May: 2.00pm - 5.00pm (Enduro)

Venue: Smithfield Mountain Bike Park, Captain Cook Highway, Smithfield


Netball

Friday 26 May: 9.00am - 4.00pm

Saturday 27 May: 9.00am - 4.00pm

Sunday 28 May: 9.00am - 3.00pm

Venue: Cairns Netball Association, Martyn Street Netball Courts


Rowing: Sunday 28 May: 9.00am (TBC)

Venue: Cairns Rowing Club, Trawler Base Road, Portsmith


Rugby League

Friday 26 May: 9.00am - 4.00pm

Saturday 27 May: 9.00am - 4.00pm

Sunday 28 May: 9.00am - 1.00pm (finals)

Venue: Vico Oval, 172-184 Irene Street, Mooroobool


Softball

Thursday 25 May: 8.00am - 4.00pm

Friday 26 May: 8.00am - 4.00pm

Saturday 27 May: 8.00am - 4.00pm

Sunday 28 May: 8.00am - 4.00pm

Venue: Walker Road Sporting Precinct,10-20 Walker Road, Edmonton


Squash

Saturday 27 May: 9.00am - 5.00pm

Sunday 28 May: 9.00am - 5.00pm

Venue: Sportsworld Fitness, 268 Gatton Street, Westcourt


Swimming

Friday 26 May: 8.30am - 3.30pm

Saturday 27 May: 8.30am - 3.30pm

Venue: Tobruk Memorial Pool, 370 Sheridan Street, Cairns North


Tennis

Saturday 27 May: 9.00am - 6.00pm

Sunday 28 May: 9.00am - 6.00pm

Venue: Cairns International Tennis Centre, 358 Sheridan Street, Cairns North


Tenpin Bowling

Friday 26 May: 2.00pm

Saturday 27 May: 1.30pm, 3.30pm

Sunday 28 May: 10.30am, 12.30pm

Venue: Go Bowling Cairns, 93 Pease Street, Manoora


Touch Football

Friday 26 May: 9.00am - 3.00pm

Saturday 27 May: 9.00am - 3.00pm

Sunday 28 May: 9.00am - 3.00pm

Venue: Alley Park, 47-69 Sheppards Street, Gordonvale.

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