Highlights

PaddleNSW launches world-first PaddleSafe App

Geoff Provest, NSW Parliamentary Secretary for Police and Emergency Services, has formally launched the PaddleSafe Waterways Guide for iPhone®.  It is the first app in Australia to combine a comprehensive paddling guide with real-time conditions and trip planning functions.  The PaddleSafe Waterways Guide promotes safety by helping paddlers plan safe and enjoyable pad

Flatwater Guide/Instructor Training Course - Sydney - Penrith Regatta Centre Dec 6 & 7

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

Awards Galore for World Slalom Supremo Jess Fox

In the space of a fortnight, Jessica Fox has been awarded not one, not two, but three prestigious crowns at Annual Sports Functions.

At the PaddleNSW Awards, Jess received the PaddleNSW Female Paddler of the Year for the third successive year.

NSW Slalom Paddlers take State and National Honours

PaddleNSW members Alexandra Broome and Noemie Fox have recently been crowned the best Young Paddlers of the Year, at national and state level respectively.

PaddleNSW Sprint Series Round 3 - Change of Date

Due to unforeseen circumstances out of our control, there is a last minute date change to Sprint Series Round 3.

Discover Boating Week 18-26 October

PaddleNSW has partnered with the Boating Industry Association of NSW (BIA) to launch the inaugural Discover Boating Week that we hope will become a permanent fixture in our future diaries.
 

Tony Hystek receives Distinguished Long Service Award

At the PaddleNSW Annual Awards Night held 13 October, popular State figurehead and paddler TONY HYSTEK received a standing ovation when presented with a PNSW Distinguished Long Service Award.

The citation could have been endless, such is the contribution to paddling in NSW and ACT made by Tony.

PaddleNSW partners with Maritime Management Centre to promote lifejacket awareness

The Transport for NSW Lifejacket Wear Initiative has won the NSW State Water Safety Award for Community Education Program of the Year.

2014/15 Oceanseries

PaddleNSW is delighted to announce that our Open Water Technical Committee will be managing the Oceanseries this year. The Oceanseries has over the last 8 years been one of, if not the foremost ocean paddling series in Australia.

Myall Classic Marathon

On 13 September, nearly 300 paddlers made the journey to Tea Gardens on the Great Lakes for the 2014 Myall Classic Marathon.

A total of  $6,000 has been raised this year in support of the Cure Brain Cancer Foundation. Congratulations to all involved!