The Bay Islands Billy Cart Race Sunday April 5th 2020
Four young islanders aged between 14 and 21 to form a steering committee to promote and form a judging panel for the inaugural Bay islands Billy Cart race on Russell Island.
Please phone Glynis 0402280463 for more information. This is YOUR fun day. We at BIMSARA need your help to guide us. It a youth week event for youth, run by youth. With our help for the insurances, sponsorships and prizes. Looking at an annual event to be held on alternate islands.
Get involved with our wonderful island community and have great fun outdoors the old-fashioned way!
January 2020 All youth across the islands to google how to build a billy cart. Start collecting materials to re cycle. Or alternatively build from new.
February –weekend Workshops to be held to assist you with construction of your billy cart. Dates and location on each Island to be advised.
Early March – Inspection of billy carts by BIMSARA on each island to approve safety standard of your billy cart.
End March registration to compete in The Bay islands Billy Cart race. All safety protective clothing will be required to be worn on the day. More details for loan options later.
April 5th The great Bay islands Billy Cart race Douglas Street Russell island. Market stalls and entertainment in Jock Kennedy Park. Race categories for Primary school, High school and under 21 years. Prizes Galore. Best use of recycled Materials, best decorated, race winners of each age group.