The inaugral Soggy Botttom Cardboard Box Regatta - a fun and fundraising day for the whole family was 

held on 5th March 2017 @ Waverley Lake Park

6 Naroo St Waverley (Launceston) Tasmania


Funds raised including the matching grant – dollar for dollar – from¬†Dick Smith’s ¬†$1million donation to Rotary was $34,000 – enough to purchase 4 insulin pumps for Tasmanian kids suffering Type 1 diabetes!

Link here for the “Dick Smith Story”

2018 Event:

Plans are underway for the next Soggy Bottom Cardboard Box Regatta on

4th March 2018

A project of the Rotary Club of Youngtown

Note date for next year

Sunday 4 March 2018

venue: Waverley Lake Park


( 6 Naroo St Waverley TAS)

Raising funds for Tasmanian health causes and Rotary initiatives