Photo credit Lachlan Carkeet: taken at the Half Day Sprints Regatta at Varsity Lakes

 This is the latest news from Paddle Queensland. 

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 

Paddle Queensland ushers in a new era

Paddle Queensland ushers in a new era

We are pleased to announce that Queensland Canoeing is now Paddle Queensland. Club delegates voted in favour of the name change at the Annual General Meeting on 1 September 2018. … Read more.

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Paddle Qld welcomes a new Executive Officer

Paddle Qld welcomes a new Executive Officer

Paddle Queensland is pleased to announce the appointment of Fiona Coppin to the role of Executive Officer. …

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2018 QC Awards Winners

2018 QC Awards Winners

Winners were announced at the 2018 Queensland Canoeing Annual Awards Dinner on Saturday 1 September 2018… Read more.

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Club News & Events

MIOCC members gain competitive experience

MIOCC members gain competitive experience

Magnetic Island Outrigger Canoe Club is one of Paddle Queensland's newest affiliated club. MIOCC are focused on growing their membership base and providing them with opportunities to compete in competitions. MIOCC would like to congratulate Daphne (competing in her first race ever), Lyn, Karen and Kim on their participation in the NQ Paddle Ocean Series on Sunday 9th September 2018. …

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MIOCC hosts a successful training clinic

MIOCC hosts a successful training clinic

Magnetic Island Outrigger Canoe Club members were lucky to be involved in another clinic with Pam Prescott. The kids/members small and big gained not only knowledge and skill on technique, safety and skills on all craft - OC6, OC1, OC2. but had fun and a great weekend bonding with each other. All of the members came away excited and looking …

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Congratulations On Successful Grants!

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.

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Queensland Events & News

2018 Canoe Polo Development Camp

2018 Canoe Polo Development Camp

Nominations are now open for the 2018 Queensland Canoe Polo Development Camp to be held on the 6th and 7th October at Regatta lake in Springfield Lakes from 9am till 4pm each day. Coaches for this year will be…Read more.

2018 Paddle Qld Canoe Sprint School Championships - Registrations Open

2018 Paddle Qld Canoe Sprint School Championships - Registrations Open

Registrations are now open for the 2018 Paddle Qld Canoe Sprints School Championship to be held on Sunday 21 October 2018 at Wyaralong Dam...Read more.

2018 Qld Canoe Marathon School Championships

2018 Qld Canoe Marathon School Championships

Thanks to all of our participants who raced at our 2018 Canoe Marathon School Championships. The day was a huge success despite …Read more.

PACIFIC COAST PADDLE SERIES

The Pacific Coast Paddle Club Series Points and Individual points have been updated! 

The top three teams, Sandgate Canoe Club Inc., Brisbane Paddling Club and Currumbin Creek Paddlers Club maintain their places at the top...  Read more.

UPDATED DIVISIONS - PACIFIC COAST PADDLE SERIES

The Pacific Coast Paddle Series divisions have now been updated ahead of the Currumbin Capers (on Saturday 29 September) based on the results from the Grafton Race- eighth fifth race of the series...Read more.

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Qld State Events Calendar

Check out the Paddle Queensland 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.

Queensland Education & Recreation

Paddle Oz Kids

Paddle Oz Kids

Are you looking for something fun, healthy, and active for your kids to do these school holidays? Paddle Queensland are offering the Paddle Oz Kids program designed for young paddlers of all levels …

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Flatwater Guide and Instructor Assessment

Flatwater Guide and Instructor Assessment

Flatwater Guide and Instructor Assessment.

DATE:  Saturday 18th August

TIME:  8:00am to 4:00pm

LOCATION:  TBA

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Education

PQ Education Calendar

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

Paddle Queensland education calendar is now available, including Skills Training, Lifeguard, Guide, etc

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National & International News

Great Performance at Olympic Hopes Regatta

Great Performance at Olympic Hopes Regatta

The 2018 Sprint Olympic Hopes regatta has wrapped up with some strong results for Queensland’s two under 16 paddlers, who competed at the event in Poznan, Poland over the weekend (14-16 September 2018). Read more.

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Super Racing For Olympian Alyce Burnett at Inaugural Canoe Sprint Super Cup

Super Racing For Olympian Alyce Burnett at Inaugural Canoe Sprint Super Cup

Olympian Alyce Burnett (Sunshine Coast Paddlesports Club) has kicked-off the inaugural 2018 Canoe Sprint Super Cup in style, winning a  …Read more.

Vote For 2018 People’s Choice Award

Vote For 2018 People’s Choice Award

Voting for the 2018 People’s Choice Award Is Open! Let's support our Queenslanders! Vote for who you think should win Paddle Australia’s People’s Choice Award for 2018...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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