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Get Out, Get Active Grants for Women Open

Get Out, Get Active Grants for Women Open

Applications are now open for grants of up to $40,000 to deliver enjoyable, accessible and affordable sport and active recreation activities for women and girls across Queensland.  …  Read more.

Rosco Retires

Mick de Brenni MP - Minister for Sport

The Hon Mick de Brenni (Member for Springwood) has recently been appointed as Minister for Sport in the Palaszczuk Government replacing the Treasurer, Hon Curtis Pitt.

The Minister is looking forward to supporting the heroes of Qld sport, those mums, dads and volunteers who keep our local sporting clubs running, and working more closely with the State sporting bodies. .... Read more.

MEDIA RELEASE: COACHING LEADERSHIP TEAM FOR 2020

Coaching Leadership Team for 2020

Australian Canoeing has announced the national high performance leadership team that will steer us through another successful Olympic cycle. … Read more.

Grants for Marine Clean Up Activities

Grants for Marine Clean Up Activities

Healthy Land and Water and Sea World are offering grants of up to $1500 under their  Community Marine Debris Grant Program. …Read more.

Club News & Events

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

Gregory and Barron Race Registrations Open

Gregory and Barron Race Registrations Open

Up for a challenge in 2017? Register for the iconic North Queensland races now! Register for the 42nd Gregory River Canoe Marathon (30 April 2017) and the 7th Barron River Challenge 50/20/12km (6/7 May) ... Read more.

Indooroopilly Canoe Club turns 60 years old

Indooroopilly Canoe Club turns 60 years old

Did you know the Indooroopilly Canoe Club turns 60 years old this year ? And would you believe our beloved Granny Sal has been with the club for that time also? 

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Let Kids be Kids

Let Kids be Kids

Let Kids be Kids is a national campaign that addresses poor sideline behaviour at junior sport.

You'll find a range of resources to help you address poor sideline behaviour, help you understand the issue of poor sideline …  

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Clean Up Australia Day - Greater Logan

Clean Up Australia Day - Greater Logan

Greater Logan Canoe Club recently joined forces with Logan SES and Logan City Council for a Clean Up Australia Day event at Logan River.  … Read more.

Congratulations Jamie Cox

Congratulations Jamie Cox

Congratulations to Jamie Cox (CCPC) who was awarded the RAJ Award at the 2017 National Canoe Sprint Championships. … Read more.

Clean Up Australia Day - Sandgate Canoe Club

Congratulations also to the Sandgate Canoe Club members who cleaned up the local creeks.

A job well done! … Read more.

Qld Government

Young Athletes Travel Subsidy

The Young Athletes Travel Subsidy aims to foster the development of young Athletes and Officials and support elite pathways by providing financial assistance to help alleviate the costs associated with attending championship events - state, national and international. …Read more.

Recreation & Education News

EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST FOR COACHING COURSE

Expression of Interest for Coaching Course

Queensland Canoeing is keen to schedule coaching course/s in 2017. If you are interested in completing your coaching qualification, please register your expression of interest … Read more.

Visioning the Outdoors

Visioning the Outdoors

QORF's Film & Photo competition theme is "Live Life Outdoors", a celebration of the power of outdoor recreation activities to enrich people’s lives. We want you to submit photos or short films that capture the essence of your life lived outdoors.  … Read more.

‘Paddle Kids’ School Holidays Program

‘Paddle Kids’ School Holidays Program

Are you looking for something fun, healthy, and active for your kids to do this school holidays?

Qld Canoeing is offering our Paddle Kids program designed for young paddlers …  Read more.

Raby Bay Canoe Launch

Raby Bay Canoe Launch

Redland City Council have called for feedback on the design and management of new canoe and kayak launching pontoon at Raby Esplanade Park.  … Read more.

Education

QC Education Calendar

Queensland Canoeing education calendar for the 2017 is now available, including Skills Training, Lifeguard, Flat-water Guide Training and … Read more.

Queensland Events & News

2017 National Sprint Championships Junior Kayaking Wrap Up

2017 National Sprint Championships Junior Kayaking Wrap Up

Nothing could dampen the enthusiasm of Queensland junior kayakers & canoeist at the 2017 Canoe Sprint National Championships. The wind came up every day at mid-morning, some days it was rainy and cold and the athletes rugged themselves up with hoodies and jackets, but they remained highly motivated and focused on their goals. Currumbin Creek Paddlers Club, Wynnum Redlands, Brisbane …

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2017 National Canoe Marathon Championships Wrap Up

2017 National Canoe Marathon Championships Wrap Up

Another round of Queenslanders descended on Sydney International Regatta Centre after the sprint championships to prepare for the 2017 National Canoe Marathon Championships. Unlike the weather earlier in the week, the championships kicked off with clear blue skies and temperatures of 26 degrees. 

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Congratulations to Queensland Canoe Polo Players

Congratulations to Queensland Canoe Polo Players

Congratulations to the following players who have been selected to represent Queensland at the 2017 Australian Canoe Polo Championships in Nagambie from 11-13 March 2017. ... Read more.

National Events & News

AC 2017 Canoe Sprint Team Announced

Australian 2017 Canoe Sprint Teams Announced

Congratulations to the Queenslander's selected in the following 2017 Sprint Teams: Paracanoe Team, Junior Team, U23 Team and the Senior Squad .....  Read more.

Ocean Racing National Medalists 2017

National Ocean Racing Series Winners 2017 

Congratulations to all Ocean Racing competitors who participated for a successful inaugural National Ocean Racing Series, including Jeremy Cotter (Gold Coast Kayak and Canoe Club) 2nd Open Men and Tegan Fraser (Indooroopilly Canoe Club) 2nd Open Wowen … Read more.

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.     

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