This is the latest news from Queensland Canoeing. We are the peak, state body for QLD and exist to promote,support and coordinate all levels and all types of paddlesport in Queensland.

We always welcome news stories & would love to hear from you. If you have any stories, events, photos or general news you wish to share please email them to qld@canoe.org.au. Photo credit QSKC. 

QC Office Update

DATE CLAIMER – QLD CANOEING AGM & QC Strategic Plan

DATE CLAIMER – Qld Canoeing AGM & QC Strategic Plan Presentation

Queensland Canoeing AGM & QC Strategic Plan Presentation (followed by food & drinks) to be held on Saturday, 10th Sept 2016 2.30pm at QC HQ Morningside.

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It is time to renew your membership!

It is time to renew your membership!

You can renew your membership for 2016/17 season by logging into the Australian Canoeing signup page. Renewing members need to login using their username and password.

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QC Board Update

The Queensland Canoeing Inc. Board of Directors have made progress on many fronts. The Board has established two sub-committee's …

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New Coaching Pathway under development

New Coaching Pathway under development

Australian Canoeing (AC) is currently developing a new coaching accreditation scheme which will be applied to all seven canoe/kayak disciplines governed by AC. 

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QC Life Membership Nominations

Life Membership Nominations

Is there a person in your club or discipline who has rendered distinguished or special service to Canoeing at the state level?

Nominations for QC Life Membership are open.

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News in Queensland

Queenslanders on the Road to Rio

Queenslanders on the Road to Rio

Our Queensland athletes Alyce Burnett and Alyssa Bull share their experience on the Road to Rio. Check it out here.

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Paddle Oz Update

Paddle Oz Update

Canoeing clubs can register as a club to deliver Paddle Oz at no charge.

For more details on how to register as a Paddle Oz trainer for free, please visit ......

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#JOINTHEMOVEMENT

#JOINTHEMOVEMENT

Queensland Government is pleased to launch the Join the Movement campaign. #JOIN THE MOVEMENT aims to inspire more women and girls to get moving! 

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Latest Grants and Courses

Funding dates for your club calendar

Funding opens soon!

Get Going Club Program (up to $7,500) and Get Playing Places Spaces Program (up to $100,000) for facility development from Friday 1 July 2016.

Get Started Vouchers (up to $150 per child) program opens on 13 July 2016. 

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Free Online Play by the Rules Training Courses

Free Online Play by the Rules Training Courses

Play by the Rules offer free online courses on some of the most important topics in sport, including: child protection, harassment and discrimination and complaint handling. 

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FREE - Member Protection & Information Officer Training

This FREE course consists of seven online modules and one face-to-face workshop on Friday 29 July 2016 9.15am – 12.15pm …

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Club and State Events

Upcoming Marathon Events 2016

Upcoming Marathon Events

There is still plenty happening in the Marathon Season this year, including -
Brisbane Marathon (17 July), 
Thorneside Classic (24 July),
Qld School Canoe Marathon Champs (13 August), Maroochy River Paddle (14 August),
Qld State Canoe Marathon Champs (27-28 August). 

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School Canoe Marathon Championships - 13 August 2016

School Canoe Marathon Championships - 13 August 2016

Our 2016 School Marathon Championships will be hosted by Currumbin Creek Paddlers Club this year at Currumbin Creek on Saturday 13 August 2016. Registration will be open in mid July. Keep an eye out on the website for registration links.  

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Half Day Sprint Regatta - 3 September 2016

Half Day Sprint Regatta - Entries open soon

Our first half day sprints regatta at Lake Coomera is on Sunday 3 September 2016. Submit your time on entry and come and race against those with similar times in any craft or age (race over 200m, 500m and 1000m) with 5 races guaranteed  …

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Recreation & Education Update

Logan City Recreation Programs

Queensland Canoeing, in conjunction with Logan City Council, are now providing two 'new' canoeing recreation programs.

Live Well Logan' program for families (with kids aged over 10 years) on 22nd September (2 courses).

‘Krank’ program (for kids aged 12 to 17 years under) on 30th September (2 courses). 

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Paddle Oz Update

Paddle Prep App

Are you planning a trip? Australian Canoeing has you covered with weather, tide and route advice through Paddle Prep App.

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Education

QC Education Calendar

Queensland Canoeing education calendar for the remainder of 2016 is now available, including:
Skills Training
Lifeguard
Flat-water Guide Training .… 

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Just a reminder...

Call out for all Paddlesport event calendar dates!

Call out for all Paddlesport event calendar dates!

We would love to keep our online calendar up to date with all paddle sport events being run around Queensland. Read more.     

For More Events, check out our Calendar.

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