Port Stephens NSW

ECS Boards NSW SUP Titles 2018 pres. Oasis Wellness Centre

Thu 21st June 2018 – Sun 24th June 2018
Registration Open
Mon 16th April 2018 5:00PM
entries close 07 Jun 2018

The ECS Boards SUP State Titles 2018 will be 6 days of action to crown multiple champions across ALL surf and race divisions at Port Stephens. This year, Surfing NSW will be running all SUP divisions within this event - Juniors, Opens & Overage divisions in conjunction with the Port Stephens Surf Festival between 19th- 24th June 2018. 

The event will bring the best NSW SUP Competitors to one location to surf for their position in "TEAM NSW".  
The location for 2018 will be in Port Stephens. Please call the event hotline (0458 247 212) after 6:45 am every morning of the event.

Event Process:

All competitors must be a current Surfing NSW Member - please join or renew HERE

Entries open Monday at 5:00 pm on this page. First entered will gain the allocated positions.

Event Dates:

The Port Stephens Surf Festival event will run across six days of competition - Tuesday 19th June - Sunday 24th June 2018. Please refer to event schedule for SUP dates. 

Event Schedule
Please note the schedule is always subject to change

Thursday 21st June - Over 50 & 40's SUP Surf divisions both men and women. 

Friday 22nd June - Over 50, 40 (both men and women) and Open Men SUP surf division. 

Saturday 23rd June - Opens and Junior SUP surf division includes both men and women.

Registration for the SUP Technical race will be conducted in the morning and the Technical Race will be hosted in the afternoon. 

Sunday 24th June - Registration for SUP Marathon will be conducted in the morning with the SUP Marathon Race to be hosted mid-morning. 


Please enter one division online. If you would like to enter a 2nd or 3rd division with a discount please phone the office on (02) 9349 7055. Any other issues email events@surfingnsw.com.au 

Single Entry Fees

Single Surf Divison = $88 (enter online below)
Single Technical Race = $88(enter online below)
Single Marathon Race  = $88 (enter online below)

2 x Entries $140 (This cost is to enter 2 divisions)

One Surf Divison & One Technical Race  or
One Surf Divison & One Marathon Race  or
One Technical Race & One Marathon Race 

3 x Entries =  $180 (This cost is to enter all 3 divisions) 

*If you would like to enter 2 surf divisions, you will be put on a reserve list and contacted if there are spots available. Make sure you enter your first division online as we cannot guarantee 2nd divisions entries for SUP Surfing.

SUP Race and Map Info


Event Divisions & Age Clarification:

Please see divisions below and pay close attention to age eligibility:

  • Open Division (no age limit).
  • Over Age Division - (Competitors must be of age as of the 1st January 2018) - eg. Over 35 Division competitor must be aged 35 years old or over as at 1st January 2018.
  • Under age divisions, (you must be under the specified age as at 31/12/18 - ie. To enter Under 18, you must be 17 years or under on 31st December 2018).


Junior Divison (Under 18)


Event Divisions (Racing & Surfing)


Junior men
Junior Women
Open Men
Open Women
Over 40's Mens
Over 40's Women
Open over 50's

Racing - Technical (4km-6km)

SUP Open Men
SUP Open Women 
SUP Over 40 's Men
Over 40's Women
SUP Open Over 50 

The Technical Race will feature an offshore course that will challenge competitors' technical, surfing and athletic skills. Technical Race competitors will complete multiple laps of an offshore circuit that will include an exchange area where they must beach their equipment for a short sand run around a course flag.This will be held at the location of the surfing.

Racing - Marathon (12km-14km)

SUP Open Men 
SUP Open Women 
SUP Over 40's Men
Over 40's Women
SUP Open Over 50 

Discipline will be a point-to-point open ocean race with all races held together. Potentially have a staggered start for each race.

Event Format

2018 will see the replicated format from previous years which engages a 2nd chance format across all divisions. Depending on the number of competitors some divisions may be reduced to straight knockout.

Heat Draws and schedule will be uploaded here 2 days before the event.


The competition will commence each day at 7:30 am with the call for the day's schedule and location confirmed via the Event Hotline (voice recorded message) at 6:45 am-  0458 247 212.

Entry Enquiry: events@surfingnsw.com.au 

Accomodation Partner - Wellness Centre Port Stephens

Wellness Centre Port Stephens, nestled in the grounds of the Oasis One Mile Beach, are giving 1 lucky winner the chance to claim a 3 day, 2 night Getaway Spa Package for two people worth $480, to celebrate the launch of their brand new Surfing, SUP & Yoga retreat programs.

This amazing prize includes 2 nights in eco-style cabin accommodation, infrared sauna, oxygen therapy and a $180 voucher ($90 per person) to allow you to indulge in a pampering spa treatment.
Set amongst incredible nature and situated only a short walk to the beach, you will have space to relax, explore, roam, and adventure.
For your chance to win this once in a lifetime experience, enter here: https://upvir.al/52253/lp52253

Wellness Centre Port Stephens retreat programs are designed to encourage guests to disconnect from the everyday grind, immerse themselves in beautiful nature and have some fun.
Our upcoming 3 day retreats will allow you to slow down, thrive, and share an incredible experience with other like-minded adventurers!
There will also be plenty of free time set aside during retreats for guests to indulge in a range of holistic services available on-site, discover local attractions and reconnect with nature, exploring surrounding beaches and bays in and around Port Stephens.

Upon entering our competition, as a bonus you will be automatically added to our email mailing list and will be the first to hear of our next Surfing, SUP and Yoga Retreat!
Enter here: https://upvir.al/52253/lp52253

Things to do while in Port Stephens

Murray's Craft Brewing Co. is one of Australia's leading craft beer brewers, sharing its home with the region's oldest winery, Port Stephens Winery.

Murray's Brewery relocated its brewery to larger premises at Port Stephens in 2009 where today it runs a micro brewery, Cellar Door and one of the region's best restaurants.

Visitors can taste Murray's beers - as well as local and regional wines, dine at the Brewery Restaurant (which specialises in food made with and matched to beer), play bocce on the outdoor court, listen to live music every weekend, and relax and enjoy the beautiful eucalypt and vine surrounds.

We also run a brewery bus every weekend to get you safely to and from our venue.

Come and enjoy good times with us.


All competitors must be a current member of Surfing NSW. 

Refunds will not be issues 14 days prior to the event start date. Please note all refunds incur an adminstration fee of $10.00. 

Division Price
10FT Opens SUP $88.00
Over 50 Men - SUP Technical SUP $88.00
Over 40 Women - SUP Technical SUP $88.00
Over 40 Men - SUP Technical SUP $88.00
Open Women - SUP Technical SUP $88.00
Open Men - SUP Technical SUP $88.00
Over 50 Men - SUP Marathon SUP $88.00
Over 40 Women - SUP Marathon SUP $88.00
Over 40 Men - SUP Marathon SUP $88.00
Open Women - SUP Marathon SUP $88.00
Open Men - SUP Marathon SUP $88.00
Junior Women SUP $88.00
Junior Men SUP $88.00
Open Women SUP $88.00
Open Men SUP $88.00
Over 40 Women SUP $88.00
Over 40 Men SUP $88.00
Over 50 Open - SUP Surfing SUP $88.00
Entries Closed