On behalf of the Board and staff of Queensland Canoeing we wish
one and all a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

 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.

Latest News 

Alyce Burnett wins the Queensland Academy of Sport Peter Lacey Award

Alyce Burnett wins the Queensland Academy of Sport Peter Lacey Award

Queensland Canoeing would like extend their congratulations to Alyce Burnett on winning the 2017 Queensland Academy of Sport Peter Lacey Award for Sporting Excellence. Alyce was also... Read more.

STATE CHAMPIONSHIP REGISTRATIONS NOW OPEN

State Sprint Championships -  Registrations Open

Registrations are now open for the 2018 Queensland Canoe Sprints Championship which will be held on Saturday 27 January and Sunday 28 January at Lake Coomera.  Read more.

Early bird fees apply until 31 December 2017.  Register at regattas.canoe.org.au. 

QC Office Christmas Closure

QC Office Christmas Closure

On behalf of the Board and staff of Queensland Canoeing we wish one and all a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

The Queensland Canoeing Office will be closed from 12 noon on Friday 22 December 2017, and reopen 9am Tuesday 2 January 2018.  See you in 2018!

Club News & Events

2018 Marathon Series - Divisional Racing

2018 Marathon Series

In an exciting transformation, the Northern Marathon Series will move to a divisional format in 2018.

The Marathon Series will consist of 10 marathon races including 6 races in QLD and 4 in NSW.

The series will be open to all craft TK1, TK2, K1, K2, all skis, Stand Up Paddleboards, Outriggers, Sea kayaks, … Read more.

Welcome Panamuna Outrigger Canoe Club

Welcome Panamuna Outrigger Canoe Club

Queensland Canoeing would like to formally welcome the Panamuna Outrigger Canoe Club into our paddling community, as our most recent affiliated club. Panamuna Outriggers is located on the Sunshine Coast... Read more.

Tweed Tumbulgum Classic Wrap Up

Tweed Tumbulgum Classic Wrap Up

The Tweed Tumbulgum Classic was run by Currumbin Creek Paddlers Club on Sunday 26 November. Jason Keating took out outright first place in his K1 with Rick Finch finishing second...Read more.

Brisbane River Access Network - Project Update

Brisbane River Access Network - Project Update

Brisbane City Council is committed to improving access to the Brisbane River for residents and visitors, promoting an active and healthy lifestyle by encouraging greater use of the city’s recreational facilities and enhancing... Read more.

FREE Online training for club volunteers

Online training for volunteers

FREE online training through the Building Active Communities Workshops program are provided by the Qld Government, in partnership with Skills Alliance, to recognise the important role volunteers play in local sport & recreation clubs. …  Read more.

Club Events Calendar 

View our online calendar with all paddle sport events - both Recreation and Competitive across many paddling disciplines being run by clubs around Queensland. Read more.

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

Queensland Events & News

Marathon Development Camp

Marathon Development Camp

Queensland Canoe Marathon Technical Committee is proud to announce 2018's first marathon development camp which will be presented by Denise Cooper. Registrations are now open. Read more.

Volunteering Opportunities

Volunteering Opportunities

Queensland Canoeing is seeking volunteers to assist us during our 2018 Queensland Canoe Sprint Championships which will be held 27 and 28 January at Lake Coomera. We would appreciate your support to make this event a success. … Read more.

Sprint Development Camp

Sprint Development Camp

The Queensland Canoe Sprints Technical Committee will be hosting a development camp Varsity Lake on Saturday 3 February. Registrations are now open...Read more.

2017 Education Courses
Paddle Programs

Paddle Programs

Queensland Canoeing has launched a new series of 2 hour Paddle Programs to get the community involved in our sport with all programs running during the school holidays. 

Tuesday 9th January Paddle Kids
Saturday 13th January Paddle Skills
Saturday 13th January Paddle Rescue
Sunday 14th January Paddle Families
Tuesday 16th January Paddle Masters

Safe Navigation

Safe Navigation

Safe Navigation An excellent short video from NSW Maritime on how to safely navigate your vessel on the waterway using navigational aids.

Read more.

Qld State Events Calendar

Check out the Qld Canoeing State Events Calendar for Sprints, Marathon, Canoe Polo and Ocean Racing events.  Thanks to the Technical Committees and clubs for your assistance in hosting events …

Read more.

Education

QC Education Calendar

Queensland Canoeing is a National Training Provider for Australian Canoeing Award Scheme (ACAS) Courses. 

Queensland Canoeing education calendar is now available, including Skills Training, Lifeguard, Guide, etc …  Read more.

  

National News

2018 Canoe Sprint and Slalom Nominations Now Open

2018 Canoe Sprint and Slalom Nominations Now Open

Nominations for the 2018 Australian Canoe Sprint and Slalom Senior, U23 and Junior Teams are now open. To nominate... Read more.

Australian Canoe Announces Competition Dates

2018 National Events Calendar

Australian Canoeing has announced the following 2018 Championship dates for Canoe Sprints, Slalom, Polo and Marathon … 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.     

For More Events, check out our Calendar.

State Partners

National Partners

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