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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

RSS State News

  • 2021 PV Marathon Victorian team selection May 15, 2021
    Although the 2021 Paddle Australia Canoe Marathon Championships were cancelled due to COVID-19 travel restrictions we wish to acknowledge the following paddlers who qualified for selection to the 2021 Victorian Canoe Marathon team. Paddler Club Singles Doubles Aidan Han Fairfield K1 M U16 K2 M U16 Andrea Szkibik PLCC K2 X V55-64 Bradley Buissink PLCC […]
  • **** CHANGE OF VENUE **** Yarra Series 2 Update May 15, 2021
    Sunday 16th May Unfortunately the Yarra Series 2 races have to be moved to Fitzsimons Lane Bridge on Sunday due to fallen trees in the river at Warrandyte.  FITZSIMONS LANE BRIDGE, Kiwanis Lane, Templestowe Schedule: Saturday 15th May 3.00pm  Help needed! Course set up at Warrandyte Bridge 4:00pm Free Practice – Clubs/Individuals to provide own […]
  • 2021 Yarra Series 2 May 5, 2021
    Sunday 16th May Organiser: Melbourne Canoe Club ONLINE ENTRIES CLOSE at 5pm, Thursday 13th May  Warrandyte Bridge, 229 Yarra St, Warrandyte The VSTC are pleased to announce Yarra Series 2 will be held at Warrandyte Bridge, Warrandyte. Our first beginners’ race was a big success and we will continue to run a beginners’ race before the […]
  • Top 10 Small Ways to Reduce Plastic in Our Waterways Apr 30, 2021
    Next time you go paddling see how many bottles you can collect while you’re on the water?? As paddlers, we all understand the problems caused by plastics and other litter in our waterways. Although it seems like an enormous problem to solve, there are lots of things you can do at home and in your […]
  • 2021 PV Marathon club points – series standings after the Frank Harrison race Apr 30, 2021
    We are now halfway through the 2021 PV Marathon club points races. Current standings are shown below. With six races to go, MLC, INCC and Bendigo are in the top spots but there isn’t much in it!

RSS National News

  • Olympic canoeing & rowing stars set to race in Adelaide May 14, 2021
    Adelaide will play host to Australia’s Olympic and Paralympic canoeing and rowing stars next month as part of a series of events showcasing these outdoor water sports. Two rowing events and one canoe sprint event will be held in May and June, including two national championships and the Rowing Australia World Cup replica event – […]
  • Paddle Australia announces development of Canoe Slalom Recovery Plan May 13, 2021
    Few paddling disciplines have been more impacted by the events of the past 18 months than Canoe Slalom. An activity that already can only take place at a handful of venues around the country, and that demands a range of conditions to support athlete development, Canoe Slalom has been hard hit by lockdowns and state border […]
  • 2021 PA Canoe Sprint Championships – Newsletter 7 May 12, 2021
    NEWSLETTER 7 12 May 2021 Dear Canoe Sprint Community, This time next week is Day 1 of the 2021 Paddle Australia (PA) Canoe Sprint Championships (Sprint Championships). The Paddle SA and PA staff and volunteers from clubs and the local community are looking forward to welcoming YOU to the fabulous West Lakes venue in Adelaide, […]
  • Myriam Fox Celebrates Mother’s Day With Quality Time May 8, 2021
    Not only is she a mother, but she’s lucky enough to perform two important roles in the lives of her daughters. Myriam Fox has been a coach within the Canoe Slalom program for a number of years, the same program which has fostered her daughters Jess and Noemie. While it was tricky at the beginning […]
  • 2021 PA Canoe Sprint Championships – Newsletter 6 May 3, 2021
    NEWSLETTER 6 30 April 2021 Dear Canoe Sprint Community, Last week Paddle Australia (PA) announced the 2021 Canoe Sprint Championships (Sprint Championships) will now be held at West Lakes, Adelaide SA. The reasons behind the difficult decision to move from Sydney to Adelaide are outlined in Newsletter 5 published on Monday 26 April. To view […]