Geraldton Blast 2004

20th & 21st November 2004, Point Moore, Geraldton

Blast Details Blast Program Blast Contacts Blast Budget Blast Photos 2003


We the Geraldton Windsurf Club, might want to welcome you to a chance to take an interest in this extraordinary occasion.

Every year more than 5000 water don visitors come to Geraldton to make the most of our special conditions. Regardless of whether they originate from Perth, the East Coast or even similar to United States and Europe, they arrive all at once in the mid year months and change Geraldton into an enthusiastic traveler town.

Experience discloses to us that a large portion of these voyagers come to spend their vacation amongst December and February, despite the fact that the best Water don conditions with loads of swell and wind are typically found in September, October and April.

To make mindfulness that Geraldton is the Windiest place in the World from early September to late April, the Geraldton Windsurf Club panel has chosen to have a kiting and windsurf occasion to kick begin the water sports season. In the end we trust that this occasion develops to end up plainly the greatest outrageous water brandish occasion in Australia, and turns into a leg of the Professional Kite surfing and Windsurfing rivalries .

Geraldton Windsurf Club


The Geraldton Windsurf Club (GWC) expects to advance the games of Wind and Kite Surfing, and furthermore to extend a positive picture of Geraldton as the Wind Sports Capital of Australia. The panel of the GWC chose to put Geraldton on the guide. Geraldton is preferably situated to exploit this tourism opportunity.

A noteworthy Windsurf and Kite rivalry is planned for November every year, and the GWC wants to enroll the help of nearby organizations to widen the occasion into something for the entire group. This occasion is recorded on the Western Australian Windsurf Competition circuit direct and also the Australian Kite surfing Association calendar of occasions.

A year ago we have gotten a great deal of positive input from the business group, gatherings and visitor organizations. The occasion is keep running in conjunction with the joined Emergency Services Open Day and the Volunteer Sea Rescue Open day. This occasion is an open door for the entire group to perceive what should be possible when bunches cooperate.

To effectively sort out an occasion of this scale, despite everything we have to pull in a noteworthy occasion support. As an end-result of their monetary duty, our real support will be in the position to achieve an intended interest group of experience orientated vacationers from home and abroad.

Geraldton Blast Competition Details

Name of event: Geraldton Blast

Date of event: Saturday 20th  November and Sunday 21st  November 2004,

Location of the event: Point Moore, Geraldton Western Australia (see picture)

Frequency of event: Annual

Sports involved: Windsurfing, Kite Surfing

This event is a part of: The WAKSA Event circuit

The Western Australian Windsurf Competition Tour

Target group: The community of Geraldton, tourists from Australia, Europe, Japan and America.

Benefits to Western Australia: Economic return to the Midwest in the form of Business and Tourism

Media Exposure: (subject to change)

GWN/Channel 9, Geraldton Guardian, Midwest Times, Radio 98.1fm, 96.5fm, FreeSail Magazine, Kiteboarder Magazine, Italian Kiteboarder Magazine, Inside Sports Magazine.

 Program for the Geraldton Blast

Saturday 20 November 2004

  1. Freestyle Kiteboarding
  2. Wave Expression

Categories: Open Mens/Open Womens

Other Activities:

Sunday 21st  November 2004

  1. Wave Performance Windsurfing Finals
  2. Race- Kiting African Reef Resort to Pt Moore

Other Activities: