What’SUP on Australia Day? The answer to that question is the annual SupHQ Australia Day Port Phillip Cup, one of the biggest events on the SUP calendar and the SUP VIC Flatwater State Series. There are events for serious paddlers and fun first timers with great prizes from Fanatic, Naish, Kahuna Street SUP, Oakley, Sup Mag, Kite Republic HQ and many more. Just by entering the main race (& preferably finishing) you go in the draw to win a Fanatic SUP Board. Location: Pier Road, right next to Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron in St Kilda. When: Saturday 26th January 2013 SUP events on the the day (9am start): 6km main race – the 5th annual Port Phillip Cup FREE Naish SUP demo/clinic Men’s, Women’s & Kids Sprint races The annual ‘Board & Pet Race’ Team SUP Challenge BBQ and presentations Weather Updates: check the SupHQ Facebook Page from 7am on the morning It’s not only about being first over the line as all participants go in to the draw for the major prize – a Fanatic SUP. There’s also a prize for the best-dressed paddler in the theme of ‘Australia Day’. $20 entry with money raised on the day going to Earth Care St Kilda, a locally based organisation that looks after the St Kilda Penguin colony, providing research, support and information. We hope you can make it along and bring the family!