Highlights

Trevor Williamson on Life Support

Message from Trevor's daughter - Jane Williamson

 

State and National Marathon Champs coming soon

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In the next couple of months NSW/ ACT is hosting both the PNSW State Marathon Champs and the National Marathon Champs.

State and National Recognition for PaddleNSW Members

Joan and Bruce Morison were justifiably rewarded with Distinguished Long Service Awards at the gala 2014 NSW Sports Awards held at Curzon Hall, Marsfield on 19 February. Having each served canoeing and paddling at club, state and national level for well over 65 years, the recognition was well overdue.

PaddleNSW supports Cure Brain Cancer Foundation

The charity of choice for PaddleNSW in 2014 was the Cure Brain Cancer Foundation. CBCF is the largest dedicated fundraiser for brain cancer research in Australia. Partnering with the research community, they steer the national agenda for brain cancer research. Their mission is to accelerate new treatments to brain cancer patients and increase five-year survival to 50% within 10 years. 

Watsons Bay Safe Boating Education Centre

PaddleNSW prepares to deliver PaddleSafe Courses at the new-from-old Sydney Pilot Station. You couldn't wish for a better venue, with the classroom surrounded on three sides with magnificant views, clear crystal waters leading to the Ocean off Watsons Bay, a Ferry Service connecting Sydney Harbour and some of the best seafood outlets in Sydney.

Sydney Instructors and Coaches required for Penrith Course/s

PaddleNSW again delivers an introductory kayak course to PDHPE students from the Univertisy of Western Sydney. There will be 2 X 2 hour sessions each day. Usually starting 9- 11 and 12- 2.

Tuesday 10th, Wednesday 11th MARCH
Tuesday 17th, Wednesday 18th MARCh

Double Gold for ROS LAWRENCE at Oceania Champs

PaddleNSW star Rosalyn Lawrence has kick-started 2015 in style by winning the open K1W and C1W finals at the Oceania Championships in New Zealand last weekend.

The 25 year old dominated in the absence of world champion Jessica Fox and New Zealand favourite Luka Jones to win both events.

High Performance Paddlers stall in weed

Australia’s senior 1000m men protested against the state of the course at the Sydney International Regatta Centre on 17 January.

The venue was hosting the 2015 NSW Sprint Championships with the men making their stance in the opening race on Saturday morning.

Safe New Year

PaddleNSW wishes all our Members and paddling enthusiasts around NSW and ACT a very Happy New Year!

Just as importantly, we wish you a SAFE New Year. The following article is a reminder to plan appropriately before you go and enjoy the waterways. Download the FREE PaddleSafe App - it greatly assists the planning process.

Cheers, Peter Tate - PNSW CEO

Vale Bruce Morison OAM

It is with great sadness and deep regret that we advise the passing of Bruce Morison OAM, aged 87. Bruce was a founding member and Life Member of NSW Canoeing Association (and hence PaddleNSW).