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Blue Rock, Willow Grove

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

RSS State News

  • 2021 Victorian Slalom Championships – RESULTS Nov 28, 2021
    Vic Champs 2021 Dights Falls Results Congratulations to the winners Fastest MK1: Warwick Draper Fastest WK1: Sarah Crosbee Fastest MC1: Mark Crosbee Fastest WC1: Sarah Crosbee Thanks to all the competitors and volunteers who made this event a success Sunday December 5th, 2021 9:29pm -> Monday April 10th, 2017 1:55pm
  • Sporting Club Grants Program Nov 26, 2021
    SRV have recently released a new round of Grants for clubs to apply for!!! This is a great opportunity to apply for funding to purchase new equipment or perhaps train up some new coaches. For more information please go to the link below!!! https://sport.vic.gov.au/…/sporting-club-grants-program Friday December 3rd, 2021 2:54pm -> Monday April 10th, 2017 1:55pm
  • The Frank Fraser friendly Sprints & PV short course marathon – Saturday 20th November 2021 Nov 25, 2021
    The Frank Fraser friendly Sprints & PV short course marathon – Saturday 20th November 2021 Venue: Lake Weeroona Due to lockdown, we had the run the Bendigo Cup & community FUN paddle in October as a training session. Victorian paddlers were finally coming out of a long lockdown so it was important to put an […]
  • Thank You – Supporters of the Amazing Paddle Challenge Nov 24, 2021
    Paddle Vic would like to say a huge Thank You to Paddy Pallin Ringwood, COLES The Pines Doncaster East, COLES Eltham, Woolworths Templestowe and Woolworths Eltham for their support in providing vouchers and spot prizes to our participants in the Amazing Paddle Challenge. The Amazing Paddle Challenge wouldn’t have been as successful without the support […]
  • Results – Country Series Slalom 21st November 2021 – Dights Falls, Abbottsford Nov 21, 2021
    Results available at the link below. Thanks to all volunteers and paddlers for making this event a success. More City than Country, but great to have some whitewater. Results Dights Falls 2021 11 21 Sunday November 28th, 2021 6:10pm -> Monday April 10th, 2017 1:55pm

RSS National News

  • OLYMPIC KAYAKERS SUPPORTING NATIONAL WATER SAFETY DAY Dec 1, 2021
    Australian medalists from the Tokyo Olympic & Paralympic Games have joined forces with leading Ironmen & Ironwomen in support of Surf Life Saving’s awareness campaign for National Water Safety Day.  Olympic gold medalist Tom Green and Jean van der Westhuyzen and Paralympic silver medalist Maddie McTernan have teamed up with Surf Life Saving’s own Ironwomen/Ironmen […]
  • Shaun Caven & Myriam Fox crowned joint Coach of the Year Nov 30, 2021
    Paralympic Canoe Sprint Head Coach, Shaun Caven, and National Senior Slalom Coach, Myriam Fox, have been named the joint winners of the Coach of the Year award, as part of the virtual 2021 Aus Paddle Awards. Both Caven and Fox coached gold medal-winning athletes at Tokyo 2020, with the likes of dual Paralympic Champion Curtis […]
  • Junior Paddler of the Year (Olympic Disciplines) awarded to Natalia Drobot Nov 29, 2021
    Canoe Sprint athlete Natalia Drobot has been named Junior Paddle of the Year (Olympic Disciplines) for her impressive 2021 season. Drobot won gold in the U18 200m, U18 500m and U18 1000m events at the 2021 National Championships, as well as the State Championships. The 16-year-old kayak paddler was the youngest of 10 athletes selected […]
  • CEO Blog – November 2021 Nov 28, 2021
    November has been a month of celebration for Paddle Australia, with our community coming together virtually to celebrate the 2021 Paddle Australia Annual Awards. Although COVID has once again prevented us meeting in person, we have still been able to recognise the great work and achievements of our paddling community.  The Annual Awards as always, […]
  • Jane Pankhurst named 2021 Paddler of the Year (Non-Olympic Disciplines) Nov 28, 2021
    Western Australia’s Jane Pankhurst has been named the 2021 Paddle Australia Paddler of the Year (Non-Olympic Disciplines). Jane competed with distinction in almost every marathon race this season, a highlight being finishing first in the Avon Descent. Congratulations Jane!