Lake Macquarie Rowing Club (LMRC) is a community based rowing club, incorporated since 1987, that operates all year round from our Club house at First St, Booragul, near the Art Gallery & Awaba House - Map.

LMRC attracts a diverse membership including school children, seniors, & Masters rowers. LMRC enjoys great success at the local level with many of our rowers also successfully competing at State, National, and International levels.

We are proud winners of the 2012 & 2013 Central Districts Rowing Association Point-score Championships. Our social members also enjoy the fitness & camaraderie that rowing engenders as well as our local dolphin family on many early morning rows.

Club News 2017-18

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
On behalf of the committee I would like to wish you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. I hope the festive season will treat you and your family kindly.
Robert Campbell, President LMRC

Entries now open for the Taree Summer Regatta 12-14 Jan.  
Entry sheets are now available on the table upstairs so you will be able to complete entries up to Saturday, 6th January. I have put these entry forms up early so that if you are going away over the Christmas period you will still have an opportunity to plan for the regatta. Please note that entries close on Saturday,6th January.
Ann Campbell, Club Captain LMRC

CDRA Sprint Championships Results
CDRA Sprints held on 
Sunday 26th November at Throsby Creek.  Results here
It was a gorgeous day despite some gusty winds later in the afternoon. The buzz of the race cars was only just noticeable but the nearby helicopter got a good workout, ferrying a constant stream of customers for a bird's-eye view over the race.  

Congratulations to the following gold medal rowers
  • MC2x Jeremy Smith and Peter Armstrong
  • CMM1x Peter Armstrong
  • WD1x Louise Turmine
  • MC4x Jeremy Smith, Peter Armstrong, Greg Evans and Stephen Meisenhelter

Seeking Sponsorship for our Annual Regatta 3 February 2018
Our annual regatta on 3 February 2018 at Berry Park is also our major fundraiser for the year. We request our members assistance in obtaining race sponsors, for $100 a race, between now and the regatta in six months time. With 40 races on the program, we have a wide selection of events that should help us attract local sponsors

Funds raised go towards improvements to our club, ensuring our equipment is in the best possible condition and new boats which allow for the enjoyment of the sport.  A sponsorship form is attached here to distribute. So let’s get started. Robert Campbell 
Single Representation at Port Regatta
Louise was our lone representative at the recent Port Macquarie Rowing Regatta, coming second in the WM 1x, Women's Masters single. A shout out to Endeavour Rowing Club for accomodating Louise's single on their trailer.

Corporate Sponsorship
We are self-funded by membership contributions and fundraising activities so we rely heavily on the generosity of our patrons. If you would like to become a Corporate Sponsor please download the Sponsorship Opportunities flyer here.
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