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Queensland Canoeing Inc. is the state peak sports body for paddle related sports.  The organisation is responsible for the management and development of various paddle sports, through events, clubs, recreation and related education.  They have been delivering these types of activities through local councils for over 15 years and have established long term relationships with Brisbane City Council, Ipswich City Council, Logan City Council and Morton Bay Regional Council.

We run a variety of recreational programs for local Councils, run by qualified guides with all canoeing/kayaking equipment provided.  Programs include:

 

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Brisbane City Council

 

ACTIVE PARKS – Open to anyone over the age of 10, this program is a perfect opportunity for families to get active together.

CHILLOUT – This is a program open specifically for children between the ages of 10 and 17 years during the school holidays.  This is a great opportunity for the kids to get outdoors and explore the local waterways while playing fun games and activities.

GOLD – The ‘Growing Old and Living Dangerously’ program is open for residents 50 years and over.  Join us for a relaxing session on the water to check out the wildlife and local river systems.

GOLD’n’KIDS– This program is specifically designed as an opportunity for Grandparents to enjoy some time with their grandchildren!

 

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KRANK – This is a program open specifically for children between the ages of 12 and 17 years during the school holidays.  This is a great opportunity for the kids to get outdoors and explore the local waterways while playing fun games and activities

LIVE WELL LOGAN – Open to anyone over the age of 10, this program is a perfect opportunity for families to get active together

BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL.

Please Note:

  • There are age, size and weight restriction for all of our activities
  • We are unable to accommodate for persons booked who are not within the specified age ranges
  • To avoid disappointment please ensure all participants are within the advertised age ranges
  • Please be sure to notify us if you register but are no longer able to attend as there are wait-lists for most activities.
  • Please read the Terms and Conditions for participation in activities and refunds policy
  • A booking fee is applicable per person for all paid activities

 

Morton Bay Regional Council

 

Moreton Bay Regional Council

Queensland Canoeing Inc. also run paddling programs for the Moreton Bay Regional Council.

Booking are essential through the council’s website: https://www.moretonbay.qld.gov.au/recreationprograms/

Active Parks

A great opportunity to enjoy a relaxing paddle and explore your local waterway.

All equipment and instruction is provided, perfect for beginners or those with experience.

Note that the type of craft listed in the activity name specifies which craft will be provided for that activity. (e.g. Canoeing Adventure will be in canoes and Kayaking Adventure will be in kayaks).

Active Parks programs are open to anyone over the age of 10 years.

Each child under 16 years must be accompanied by an adult

Cost:     $5.00 per person (plus online registration fee)

Active Parks - Kayak Explore - Bracken Ridge

Saturday 4th February

P10005121:00pm to 4:00pm

Tinchi Tamba Wetlands

Deepwater Bend Reserve Boat Ramp

345D Wyampa Road

Bracken Ridge

Qld 4036

Active Parks - Canoe Explore - East Brisbane

Saturday 18th February

1:00pm to 4:00pm

Heath Park Boat Ramp

Hilton Street

East Brisbane

Qld 4169

Active Parks - Kayak Explore - Shorncliffe

Sunday 5th March

1:00pm to 4:00pm

Sinbad Street Boat Ramp

45A Sinbad Street

Shorncliffe

Qld 4017

Active Parks - Canoe Explore - Bracken Ridge

Sunday 2nd April

12:00pm to 3:00pm

Tinchi Tamba Wetlands

Deepwater Bend Reserve Boat Ramp

345D Wyampa Road

Bracken Ridge

Qld 4036

Active Parks - Kayak Explore - Graceville

Sunday 9th April

P10005129:00am to 12:00pm

Simpsons Playground

284 Graceville Avenue

Graceville

Qld 4075

Active Parks - Kayak Night Paddle - Shorncliffe

Saturday 6th May

5:00pm to 8:00pm

Sinbad Street Boat Ramp

45A Sinbad Street

Shorncliffe

Qld 4017

Chill-Out

A great opportunity to get the kids out paddling and exploring our waterways.

Get a group of friends together, or come on your own for three hours of fun with water games and activities.

All equipment and instruction is provided, perfect for beginners or those with experience.

Note that the type of craft listed in the activity name specifies which craft will be provided for that activity. (e.g. “Canoe Games” will be in canoes and “Kayak Games” will be in kayaks).

CHILLOUT programs are available for children between 10 and 17 years of age.

Cost:     $5.00 per person (plus online registration fee)

Chillout - Kayak Games - Bracken Ridge

Monday 3rd April

1:00pm to 4:00pm

Tinchi Tamba Wetlands

Deepwater Bend Reserve Boat Ramp

345D Wyampa Road

Bracken Ridge

Qld 4036

Chillout - Kayak Games - East Brisbane

Tuesday 4th April

2:00pm to 5:00pm

Heath Park Boat Ramp

Hilton Street

East Brisbane

Qld 4169

Chillout - Canoe Games - Graceville

Wednesday 12th April

9:00am to 12:00pm

Simpsons Playground

284 Graceville Avenue

Graceville

Qld 4075

GOLD

A great opportunity to enjoy a relaxing paddle and explore your local waterway.

Get a group of friends together, or come on your own to meet some new people.

All equipment and instruction is provided, perfect for beginners or those with experience.

Note that the type of craft listed in the activity name specifies which craft will be provided for that activity. (e.g. Canoe Explore will be in canoes and Kayak Explore will be in kayaks).

GOLD programs are available for adults over 50 years of age.

Cost:     $5.00 per person (plus online registration fee)

GOLD - Canoe Moon River- Graceville

Wednesday 8th February

recreation6:00pm to 9:00pm

Simpsons Playground

284 Graceville Avenue

Graceville

Qld 4075

GOLD - Kayak Explore- Shorncliffe

Tuesday 28th February

9:00am to 12:00pm

Sinbad Street Boat Ramp

45A Sinbad Street

Shorncliffe

Qld 4075

GOLD - Kayak Explore- East Brisbane

Monday 20th March

1:00pm to 4:00pm

Heath Park Boat Ramp

Hilton Street

East Brisbane

Qld 4169

Gold - Canoe Explore- Bracken Ridge

Wednesday 29th March

9:00am to 12:00pm

Tinchi Tamba Wetlands

Deepwater Bend Reserve Boat Ramp

345D Wyampa Road

Bracken Ridge

Qld 4036

GOLD - Kayak Moon River- Shorncliffe

Thursday 6th April

5:00pm to 8:00pm

Sinbad Street Boat Ramp

45A Sinbad Street

Shorncliffe

Qld 4075

GOLD - Canoe Moon River- East Brisbane

Saturday 6th May

5:00pm to 8:00pm

Heath Park Boat Ramp

Hilton Street

East Brisbane

Qld 4169

GOLD - Kayak Explore- Graceville

Saturday 13th May

9:00am to 12:00pm

Simpsons Playground

284 Graceville Avenue

Graceville

Qld 4075

GOLD - Kayak Moon River- Bracken Ridge

Sunday 4th June

5:00pm to 8:00pm

Tinchi Tamba Wetlands

Deepwater Bend Reserve Boat Ramp

345D Wyampa Road

Bracken Ridge

Qld 4036

GOLD - Canoe Explore- Shorncliffe

Friday 16th June

1:00pm to 4:00pm

Sinbad Street Boat Ramp

45A Sinbad Street

Shorncliffe

Qld 4075

GOLD’N’KIDS

This program is specifically designed as an opportunity for Grandparents to enjoy some time with their grandchildren!

Come along for a fun paddle to explore your local waterway.

All equipment and instruction is provided, perfect for beginners or those with experience.

Note that the type of craft listed in the activity name specifies which craft will be provided for that activity. (e.g. Canoeing Adventure will be in canoes and Kayaking Adventure will be in kayaks).

GOLD’n’KIDS programs are available for adults over 50 years and one or two accompanying children between 10 and 17 years of age.

Cost:     $5.00 per person (plus online registration fee)

Gold'n'Kids - Canoe Games - East Brisbane

Monday 3rd April

1:00pm to 4:00pm

Heath Park Boat Ramp

Hilton Street

East Brisbane

Qld 4169

KRANK

A great opportunity to enjoy a relaxing paddle and explore your local waterway.

All equipment and instruction is provided, perfect for beginners or those with experience.

Note that the type of craft listed in the activity name specifies which will be provided for that activity. (E.g. Canoe Explore will be in canoes and Kayak Explore will be in kayaks).

KRANK programs are available for kids between 12 and 17 years of age.

Cost:     Free

KRANK - Canoe Explore - Waterford

Wednesday 18th January

10:00am to 12:00pm

Larry Storey Park Boat Ramp

1 Albert Street

Waterford

Qld, 4133

KRANK - Canoe Explore - Waterford

Wednesday 18th January

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Larry Storey Park Boat Ramp

1 Albert Street

Waterford

Qld, 4133

KRANK - Canoe Explore - Waterford

Saturday 1st April

10:00am to 12:00pm

Larry Storey Park Boat Ramp

1 Albert Street

Waterford

Qld, 4133

KRANK - Canoe Explore - Waterford

Saturday 1st April

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Larry Storey Park Boat Ramp

1 Albert Street

Waterford

Qld, 4133

LIVE WELL LOGAN

A great opportunity to enjoy a relaxing paddle and explore your local waterway.

All equipment and instruction is provided, perfect for beginners or those with experience.

Note that the type of craft listed in the activity name specifies which will be provided for that activity. (E.g. Canoe Explore will be in canoes and Kayak Explore will be in kayaks).

Live Well Logan programs are open to anyone over the age of 10 years.

Each child under 16 years must be accompanied by an adult.

Cost:     Free

Live Well Logan - Canoe Explore - Waterford

Saturday 11th February

9:00am to 11:00am

Larry Storey Park Boat Ramp

1 Albert Street

Waterford

Qld, 4133

Live Well Logan - Canoe Explore - Waterford

Saturday 11th February

11:00am to 1:00pm

Larry Storey Park Boat Ramp

1 Albert Street

Waterford

Qld, 4133

Live Well Logan - Canoe Explore - Waterford

Saturday 4th March

9:00am to 11:00am

Larry Storey Park Boat Ramp

1 Albert Street

Waterford

Qld, 4133

Live Well Logan - Canoe Explore - Waterford

Saturday 4th March

11:00am to 1:00pm

Larry Storey Park Boat Ramp

1 Albert Street

Waterford

Qld, 4133