2015 PaddleNSW Annual General Meeting and Club Forum

Notice is hereby given that the 8th Annual General Meeting of Paddle NSW Inc. shall be held on Saturday, 10th October 2015 at Land’s Edge, Chowder Bay Road, Mosman, commencing at 4:00pm sharp.

REGISTRATIONS: CLICK HERE! All members and family are requested to notify the State Office of their attendance to one or all EVENTS at the AGM & FORUM. Get involved and help make a more responsive State Peak Body for all paddlers.

Swift Water Rescue - Operations Course 21 - 22 November

Swift Water Rescue - Operations Course - Rescue 3 International
Nymboida River, Northern NSW
21 - 22 November 2015 (Sat - Sun)

Cost $300 per person  (DISCOUNT $25 to PADDLENSW members)



Canoe Polo Mudcake Challenge! - Saturday November 14

For everyone who can paddle - its the best fun around. All happens in the pool at Bomaderry whilst you can picnic and cheer from the sideline. The prize is the best Mudacke you have ever eaten, and always large enough to go around all competitiors and cheer squads. Please see Flyer for details. 

Kieran Babich wins PaddleNSW Marathon10 event hosted by Wagga Bidgee CC

WAGGA Bidgee Canoe Club members have exceeded expectations in Saturday’s Bidgee Marathon.

About 100 boats hit the water of Murrumbidgee River on Saturday where Manly-Warringah kayaker Kieran Babich took the honours in a time of one hour and 40 minutes for the 20 kilometre course.

Rose Bay ski paddler Tommy Woodriff wins the 12km Bondi to Watson Bay ocean race

Local ski paddler Tommy Woodriff scored a convincing win in testing weather in the 12km Bondi to Watson Bay ocean race last weekend.

Woodriff, 44, a Rose Bay resident and Bronte Surf Life Saving Club member, was buffeted by a strong crosswind and two-metre sea swell as he raced over the course in a sizzling 46 minutes and 31 seconds.

Bidgee Marathon to draw big numbers to Wagga for PaddleNSW M10

About 15 Wagga kayakers plan to use local knowledge to full advantage at the Wagga Bidgee Marathon on Saturday.

Wagga kayaker Laurie Fitzpatrick (pictured) is looking forward to Saturday's Wagga Bidgee Marathon on the Murrumbidgee River. Picture: Laura Hardwick

Jessica Fox Rewrites History Again

PaddleNSW’s Jessica Fox has created history by winning a third consecutive women’s C1 title at the Canoe Slalom World Championships in London.

The 21-year-old said she was motivated by failing to defend her K1 world title 24 hours earlier.

SIRC News: Herbicide Treatment in the Competition Lake

After a year long political fight, SIRC is finally able to apply a Herbicide Treatment in the Competition Lake.

In an update from SIRC this week we've been advised the following:

"The Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority have issued the Sydney International Regatta Centre with a Permit for Minor Use of Fluridone for suppression of Vallisneria and Hydrilla.


Tour mission: Representing Australia, Building on paddling skills, Experience International Competition and life experience, and most important having fun in a safe team environment.

Classic Myall Classic

In almost perfect conditions, nearly 300 paddlers took to the water for the 2015 Myall Classic paddling race on Saturday 12th September.