Watsons Bay Safe Boating Education Centre and PaddleNSW

Boating safety education centre officially opened and PaddleNSW is a partner

02 Jul 2015


Watsons Bay Pilot Station

Message from the PaddleNSW Chair

Dear fellow members of PaddleNSW,

PNSW Ocean Racing Committee announce 2015/16 Ocean Series



NSW Combined High Schools & All Schools Canoeing Champs

The NSW Combined High School & All Schools Canoeing Championships were held 30 May to 2 June at the Nymboida Canoe Centre. 

Vale Joan Morison OAM

It is with great sadness and deep regret that we advise the passing of Joan Morison OAM, aged 84 years.

NSW Paddlers selected in National Freestyle Team

PaddleNSW congratulates our paddlers who were recently selected in the 2015 Australian Canoeing Freestyle Team.

The team will compete in the 2015 ICF Freestyle World Championships to be held on the Ottawa River, Canada - 30 Aug to 5 Sept 2015.

Olympic Order awarded to Helen Brownlee OAM

PaddleNSW Life Member and Vice President of the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC), Helen Brownlee OAM, has been awarded the Olympic Order for her significant contribution to world sport and her dedication to upholding the Olympic ideals. 

Olympic Order of Merit for stalwart Lynn Parker

PaddleNSW Board Director Lynn Parker was this week presented with a distinguished Order of Merit Award at the New South Wales Olympic Council’s (NSWOC) Annual General Meeting. The NSWOC represents the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) at a state level in New South Wales.

Sam Bloom selected for Canoe World Championships

PaddleNSW parakayaker Sam Bloom has been selected to compete for Australia later this year at the Canoe World Championships in Milan.

NSW Paddlers go Freestyle

This summer, the Sydney freestyle kayaking community has run weekly classes for six lucky Western Sydney high school girls, teaching them the basics of freestyle kayaking. A relatively new sport, Freestyle kayaking involves kayaking in white water and trying to throw down as many tricks as possible in a white water feature – a hole or standing wave.