PaddleNSW Annual General Meeting

Notice is hereby given that the 7th Annual General Meeting of PaddleNSW Inc. is to be held at 7:00pm on Monday 13 October 2014 in the Ken Brown Rooms, Sports House, 6a Figtree Drive, Sydney Olympic Park.

Members are most welcome to attend. For catering purposes, please notify the State Office of your intention to attend no later than Wednesday, 8 October.

Nominations are also called for Elected Directors of the PNSW Board. The nomination form is available from the State Office (email adminatpaddleNSW [dot] org [dot] au). All nominations must be received NLT 29 September.

If you have any questions, please contact PNSW CEO Peter Tate - phone 8116 9730.

Canberra’s Ben Rake off to the Canoe Marathon World Championships

CANBERRA teen Ben Rake is off to represent Australia as an under 18 in the Canoe Marathon World Championships in Oklahoma later this month.

2014 Myall Classic Results

Results of the 2014 Myall Classic






2014 Myall Classic Results

Angus Thompson embarks on Youth Olympic journey

Turramurra kayaker Angus Thompson departed Australia headed for China this week where he will be representing Australia at the Youth Olympic Games. Nanjing will host a foray of young international stars from the 16-28 August. Angus and another 88 athletes will represent Australia across 23 sports.

POSTPONED to Octobr 11 & 12 Flatwater Guide/Instructor Training Course - Sydney - Penrith Regatta Centre

Please refer to the EVENT DETAILS to REGISTER AND PAY. Read the details for the Training course and Assessment course below.  If a participant has completed a previous PNSW training Course or undertaken RPL (Recognition of Prior Learnng) review, they may apply to undergo assessment during this course. For further information contact lynnatpaddlensw [dot] org [dot] au

Flatwater Guide/Instructor Assessment Course - August 30 BATEMANS BAY

This course is an assessment for participants who have attended a previous Training Course for the Australian Canoeing Award for Trip Guides or Instructors.  Appropriately prepared craft including sit on tops can be used for the assessment.

Gold and Bronze for NSW Paddlers in Spain

Jessica Fox and Rosalyn Lawrence have won gold and bronze in the C1W final at the fourth ICF canoe slalom World Cup in Spain.

Fox demonstrated why she is the number one C1W paddler in the world with an emphatic victory in the final.

Sydney International Boat Show

The Boat Show and PaddleNSW has been very well received despite the change of venue to Black Wattle Bay. Visitors found the Waterways Guide with access points suitiable to kayak fisherman in particular, a great asset. It didn't matter what waterway they asked for - we had an access point to show them.

Nymboida Canoe Centre - Adventure Festival - 30 & 31 August

 “NYMBOIDA ADVENTURE FESTIVAL” involves many recreational activities on & off water for all ages and skill levels, with the involvement and support of many other community groups within the Clarence Valley promoting sustaintability and a healthy lifestyle.  Starting at 10am on the Saturday and finish after lunch on the Sunday.