The e2a Multisport race is taking a break in 2017 and will return in 2018. The e2a Classic River Race will still run in 2017.
The Classic River Race is a 34km kayak race from Eildon to Alexandra, held in two stages: start from Eildon, below the gates, paddle 14km to Thornton for the stage one finish. Short break at Thornton. Midday start for stage 2. A 20km paddle from Thornton to Alexandra, finishing at the boat ramp by the Maroondah Highway bridge over the Goulburn River.