ROWING – AAGPS Head of the River

AAGPS Head of the River – Sydney International Regatta Centre, Penrith ‘SIRC’ – Sat 21/3/2020 – Seniors, Y10 VIII



General Information
The Sydney International Regatta Centre “SIRC” is situated 5 minutes from Penrith; 30 minutes from Parramatta; 40 minutes from Homebush Bay; 60 minutes from the Sydney CBD.

For general information about SIRC, please click here.
For a map of the venue, click here (or see below) and directions to SIRC (via Old Castlereagh Road, Penrith)

Directions by Car:
If travelling from the city we suggest exiting the M4 Motorway at the Northern Road and following the signs to Sydney International Regatta Centre. The M2 Motorway provides an alternative route whereby visitors can travel to the venue via Windsor and Richmond. The M7 now provides an additional, faster, link from the northern suburbs.

Directions by Public Transport:
The nearest bus, train and taxi services operate from Penrith Railway Station — about 6km from SIRC. At present there are no regular public transport routes to the venue but taxis should be available if necessary.

Parking is available on the southern side of the river for $10 per car, with spectators either walking around to the other side of the river (grandstand side) or catching the shuttle bus FOC. There are no spectator entry fees.
Parking on the island is strictly for officials, competitors and special guests and is accessible by a specific vehicle access pass.
Disabled parking on the island is available by contacting well prior to the event date.

Event Programmes:
HOR 2020 official programmes will be available for purchase for $5 on the day. Cash only.

Grandstand seating:
Grandstand seats are pre-sold through the individual schools, however there may be some LIMITED availability on the day depending upon schools’ requirements. Excess seating (if available), may be purchased at the entrance to the grandstand for $20 per seat. Cash only.

Schedule of Events:
10:00 AM 4th Year 10 VIII
10:08 AM 3rd Year 10 VIII
10:16 AM 2nd Year 10 VIII
10:24 AM 1st Year 10 VIII
10.32 AM 3rd VIII
10:40 AM 4th IV
10:50 AM 3rd IV
11:05 AM 2nd IV
11:20 AM 1st IV
11:35 AM 2nd VIII
11:50 AM 1st VIII 

Live Streaming:
Live streaming of the racing action will be available via Rowing NSW.

Results will be posted on the AAGPS website asap, but can also be found at Rowing NSW

AAGPS merchandise will be available for sale on the event and via The Regatta Shop website.

SIRC map for web

Please see the SIRC website for any other venue details.