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Capturing a moment at the Railway Bridge,

Thompson River, Sale

“To fish or reflect”

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

  • 5k Paddle Challenge May 15, 2020
    ‘The International Canoe Federation is hoping to encourage professional and recreational paddlers all over the world to participate in our virtual competition and take on a five kilometre paddle challenge to not only stay active, but to raise money for the incredibly important work of Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontieres (MSF).’ Registration opens today with […]
  • VicSport Links to Support Clubs May 6, 2020
    Vicsport is monitoring the situation regarding coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and its impact on sporting clubs and sporting events. The information below may help in communicating with sporting clubs and members. The latest updates from Sport and Recreation Victoria can be found here. Links to the latest COVID-19 information and resources are available from the Department of Health and Human […]
  • Go Paddling, COVIDSafe App, Paddle Support Package May 4, 2020
    Check out the latest update from Paddle Australia. Click here
  • Throw back Thursday! VIC School Sprint & Marathon recap Apr 29, 2020
    The annual combined Sprint and Marathon Schools Championships took place in March with many young paddlers from all across the state attending and putting their all into racing. The afternoon’s racing focused on 200 m sprints, with paddlers racing in canoes and kayaks – singles and doubles for both. A particular Highlight was the K-4 […]
  • EOI Paddle Victoria Sprint Committee 2020/2021 Apr 28, 2020
    As a committee of volunteers we aim to promote and develop sprint paddling at both at grass roots and success at the elite level. Through organising and holding successful competitions and coaching clinics, we aim to develop clear support pathways for paddlers to achieve their goals and build a strong sprint community in Victoria. Leading […]

RSS National News

  • Strategic Plan for Canoe Ocean Racing in Australia May 28, 2020
    Strategic Plan for Canoe Ocean Racing in Australia
  • 2023 Canoe Ocean Racing World Championships Coming to the City of Mandurah, WA May 28, 2020
    City of Mandurah, Western Australia to host 2023 International Canoe Federation Canoe Ocean Racing World Championships & Paddle Australia Canoe Ocean Racing Championships  The world’s best canoe ocean racing paddlers will be heading to Western Australia in 2023 with the City of Mandurah to host the 2023 International Canoe Federation Canoe Ocean Racing World Championships. The […]
  • Olympians Return to the Whitewater May 27, 2020
    Olympic canoe slalom paddlers Jessica Fox and Lucien Delfour are amongst the first small group of national team paddlers who have returned to the water at Penrith Whitewater Stadium after the NSW State Government eased restrictions mid-May. The Sydney 2000 Olympic Games venue is home of the National Centre of Excellence for Paddle Australia’s Olympic canoe slalom paddlers and the […]
  • Vote for the Surf City Project Now! May 25, 2020
    The Surf City Project is a Paddle Tasmania initiative, lead by current Churchill Fellow Adam Dickenson with an expert team, advocating for the development of a whitewater and surfing facility in the Launceston region. The project aims to create world-class urban river surfing and whitewater recreation facilities for everyone to enjoy, every day. The project […]
  • Coaches Appointed for 2020 ICF Canoe Polo World Championships May 25, 2020
    The PA Canoe Polo Technical Committee is extremely pleased to announce the appointment of Craig Hutchinson as the Coach of the Australian Men’s Team and Rebecca Jennings as Coach of the Australian Women’s Team which will compete at the 2020 ICF Canoe Polo World Championships in Rome, Italy. The 2020 ICF Canoe Polo World Championships […]