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Club News

Manns Beach to McLoughlins Beach, Shallow Inlet

A perfect day for a paddle – fresh morning no wind and sunshine.  There is no tide point at Manns Beach, the nearest being Port Albert where low water was 7:15am and the next point along the coast Woodside with a low water at 9:15.  The paddle was planned allowing for a later low water […]

Port of Maffra – Newry

Launch from the Port of Maffra which is a wood jetty parallel to the bank and a wooden ramp for kayak access.  There is no public access for powered craft.  According to the locals the water is normally up to the bottom of the ramp, however Gippsland Water released water recently dropping the level.  The Port is […]

State & National News

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  • High River Levels and Paddling on Flooded Rivers Sep 23, 2022
    Paddle Victoria would like to issue a general safety warning out to all Paddlers, our Members and Clubs, about the current river levels and the rivers flowing above their usual levels. All paddlers and non paddlers are to take additional care when on or around waterways in Victoria at the moment. Paddle Victoria, recommend that […]
  • 2022 VICTORIAN SCHOOLS CANOE SLALOM AND WILDWATER CHAMPIONSHIPS Sunday 9th October 2022 (Single Day Event) Sep 18, 2022
    The Victorian Slalom and Wildwater Technical Committees welcomes all paddlers, volunteers and officials to the 2022 Victorian School Championships to be held on the Yarra River as a single day event. Slalom: Fitzsimons Lane Bridge, Templestowe Wildwater: Classic Race: Sweeneys Lane to Fitzsimmons Lane Bridge. Wildwater Sprints at Fitzsimmons Lane Bridge Due to high water […]
  • Victoria Wildwater Championships 25th Sept 2022 Sep 13, 2022
    The Victorian Wildwater Championships will be held on Sunday 25th September. The format for the Championships have changed, with the classic to be the first discipline to be contested. Following this we will run the sprints just up from the finish. The championships will be held at Homestead to Wittons.  Briefing for the event will […]
  • First Aid Training offered to all Members Sep 12, 2022
    Paddle Victoria are offering a First Aid Training course run by Lifesaving Victoria open to all members of Paddle Victoria Clubs and Disciplines. Date : Saturday 1st October 2022 Time : 9.30am – 4:30pm Courses offered: CPR (Blended)       – First 1.5 hour of concurrent courses Provide First Aid (Blended)    – 5 hour […]
  • Canoe Slalom Coaching Course – Sunday 16th October 2022 Sep 12, 2022
    Canoe Slalom Foundation Coaching Course will be run on Sunday 16th Oct 2022 at Westerfolds Park Templestowe Foundation coach: (F2 – T1) Foundation coach works with paddlers who wish to gain an introduction to discipline specific skills. The Foundation coach is for coaches training paddlers for state level competitions. Please register for the course and complete the […]

RSS National News

  • Rayward Awarded Sport Australia Hall of Fame Scholarship Sep 20, 2022
    The Sport Australia Hall of Fame (SAHOF) today announced the remaining 16 scholarships for up-and-coming elite athletes in its 2023 Scholarship and Mentoring Program Junior paddler Jasmine Rayward has been named as one of the 16 recipients of the Tier 3 Scholarship, with each athlete receiving a grant of $2,500 plus support from SAHOF and […]
  • CHAIR AND VICE CHAIR OF SAFETY ADVISORY GROUP CONFIRMED Sep 14, 2022
    Paddle Australia (PA) is pleased to announce the Chair and Vice Chair of the recently formed Safety Advisory Group (SAG). The SAG has been established to provide advice and support to the CEO and Managers of PA regarding safety issues relevant to the paddling community. Composed of seven members all with varying roles and experience, […]
  • DOUBLE GOLD GLORY FOR BOOTH AT SUP WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS Sep 13, 2022
    Australian Michael Booth has claimed two world titles at the 2022 Stand Up Paddling World Championships in Portugal. The Aussie took out the Long Distance World champion title on Saturday, before going on to claim a second gold medal in the Inflatable event on Sunday. “It means a lot, I’ve had so many interviews and […]
  • ELITE SCHOLARSHIPS PUT 10 MORE ATHLETES ON PATH TO GREATNESS Sep 13, 2022
    Junior Australian Canoe Sprint team member Claudia Bailey has today been named as one of 10 new recipients of a Tier 2 scholarship in the Sport Australia Hall of Fame (SAHOF) Scholarship and Mentoring Program. The 10 athletes, including Bailey, will each receive a grant of $5000 plus support from SAHOF and its esteemed member […]
  • Aussie Booth Wins SUP ICF World Title Sep 9, 2022
    Australia’s Michael Booth has won back the world title he lost last year in tough conditions at the Stand Up Paddling World Championships in Gdynia, Poland, on Friday. Twice officials had to postpone the race start because of strong winds and rough ocean conditions, but when racing finally got underway in the long distance events […]