Wake news

Posted by The Committee on Tuesday Feb 21, 2017

What a massive month it’s been at USYDWAKE! A chicks only weekend with World Champ Courtney Angus, our Wakesurf launch party and coaching at Black Diamond Wakeboarding School with Scotty Kell! It has been epic and the fun is set to continue

Ride Day – Sunday 26th February

This Sunday we will be holding yet another ride day out on the beautiful Hawkesbury River. Whether you’re a first timer, a seasoned pro or somewhere in between – Get in touch today and join us on the water! 

WHERE? Cliftonville Ski Park
WHEN? Sunday 26 Feb, 9:00am-3pm

  • RIDES are $25 per 15 mins for community members and $20 for students members. If you are new to the club, please contact the boat captain to find out how to join or check out usydwake.com/membership for more info.
  • Park entry is $6 per person. Please stop at the kiosk before entering the park to pay your entry.
  • Lifts and carpooling can usually be arranged upon request for those without their own transport. We ask that you contribute $10 to your driver to help cover the cost of fuel and tolls.


  • Swimmers
  • Towels
  • A change of warm clothes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Camera/Go Pro
  • Lunch (also available for purchase at the Cafe)
  • Cash for rides, membership and food from the cafe (Sorry, no ATM or card facilities available)

Email Tim to reserve your spot!

O-Week Stall Volunteers Needed

Every year the club has a stall at O-Week to advertise to new students. We are currently seeking volunteers to represent our club.

Score yourself a free ride behind our boat for volunteering to share your love of wake with other students. If you have some free time during this period, Tim would love to hear from you!

When: March 1-3, 9am-4pm
Where: Sydney Uni Camperdown Campus

Harbour Ride Day 2017 

WHEN: Saturday 11 March
WHERE: Tunks Park, North Bridge
COST: Normal ride fees. See usydwake.com/membership for more info.
CONTACTAndrew to register your interest

2017’s here and we have your wake fix sorted

Posted by The Committee on Tuesday Jan 10, 2017

Summer is well and truly here and we have a number of events coming up to get you out on the water.  Remember to join the mailing list to get notified as soon as any new events are planned


15th January 2017 – Ride day

WHERE? Cliftonville Ski Park

WHEN? Sunday 15 January, 8:30am-4pm

Email Tim to reserve your spot!


20th – 22nd  January 2017 – Chicks’ Wake Weekend

WHERE? Cables Wake Park, Mulgoa Road, Penrith

Get in touch with Claire to register your interest

Click here for details


18th February 2017 – Black Diamond Coaching Day 

Take your riding to the next level in 2017 with world renowned wakeboard coach, Scotty Kell.

WHERE? Black Diamond Wakeboard School, 2580 River Road, Wisemans Ferry

COST? $110 per 30 minute lesson

Get in touch with Tim  to find out more

Sunday session – 13th November

Posted by The Committee on Sunday Oct 30, 2016

Summer is back and so are the ride days! On Sunday 13th November the boat will be on the Hawkesbury River bringing you sunshine, flat water and good times. So what are you waiting for? Whether you’re a first timer, a seasoned pro or somewhere in between – We are the club for you!

Click here  for all the details, and get in touch with andrew@usydwake.com to secure your spot

Halloween Ride weekend – 29 – 30 October

Posted by The Committee on Wednesday Oct 26, 2016

The season’s first full weekender is locked in with our annual Halloween Ride Weekend set to take place this weekend.  Come join us for sunshine, flat water and good times – contact andrew@usydwake.com to book in your spot

Morning – Ride Day – there is an event on the river from 2pm, so we will need to be off by then
Afternoon – BBQ & Beers by the waterfront
Evening – Cabin Party with compulsory Halloween theme!

09:30 – 16:30 – All-day Ride Day
Day-trippers invited, but full weekenders will take priority as spaces are limited.

Click here for all the details

Ride day – Saturday 15th October

Posted by The Committee on Tuesday Oct 11, 2016


The warm weather is here and USYDWAKE is back all Summer long!

This Saturday the boat will be on the Hawkesbury River bringing you sunshine, flat water and good times. So what are you waiting for? Whether you’re a first timer, a seasoned pro or somewhere in between – We are the club for you!

Contact tim@usydwake.com today to secure your spot or click here for more details

We’re back… 2016-17 Season opener is on!

Posted by The Committee on Sunday Sep 18, 2016

Brush off those boards, dig out the boardies and bikinis, because USYDWake is back! Spring is well and truly here and the weather is warming, ready for us to make use of all the toys.

The 2016-17 season kicks off with a Friday night season launch party and all-day Saturday ride day. The beasty but beautiful X2 will be back on the Hawkesbury River and ready to deliver all the wake you can handle, accompanied by the very finest tunes being unleashed via its sick sound system!

For those of you keen to join us for the season launch party on the Friday night, cabin accommodation is available at $25 per person per night (pre-payment required for accommodation, BYO food & beers).

Lifts can be arranged, so please be sure to let us know if you are going to need a ride to the river – may require you to meet at a convenient location for your driver.

Spaces are limited and those who are staying the Friday night will get preference. 

WHERE? – Cliftonville Ski Park

WHEN? Friday 23rd September & Saturday 24th September 2016
Overnighters: any time from 5pm on Friday. Cabin number TBC – most of us will be leaving after work to be there for about 7:30pm.
Day Trippers: Be at the park by 9:00am and leave the park around 4:30pm)

STAY – $25 per person, per night (BYO food and beers)
RIDE – $25 per 15 mins for community members! $20 for student members! (Non members contact the Boat Captain for more details)
SKI PARK – $5 (Reduced Price) Entry – included for overnighters!
DRIVER – Bring a bit of cash for your driver to help cover petrol and tollbooth costs.

Those who are staying Friday night: Sleeping bag, bed sheet and pillow(s)
Boardies/Bikinis & Wetsuits
Warm Clothes & Waterproof Jacket
Sunglasses and Sunscreen,
CASH – For you rides/membership/Kiosk food!
Thermos Flask with tea/coffee/hot choco – if you have one sat in the cupboard
Snacks for the boat if you want

Email Andrew to reserve your spot! – andrew@usydwake.com

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