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Employment Opportunities at Canoeing Victoria

Canoeing Victoria is looking for guides and instructors to assist with running education programs. Guides and instructors are needed for all disciplines of paddling this includes flatwater, whitewater or sea programs. If you would be interested in applying to become a Canoeing Victoria instructor or guide...

October 20, 2017

Ivor Morgan announced as Commonwealth Games Battonbearer

Victorian kayaking athlete Ivor Morgan has been announced as a commonwealth games battonbearer. Ivor will be carrying the baton in the relay in Williamstown on Saturday the 10th of February. Ivor was nominated by his peers for his achievements and contributions to his community, he represents the spirit...

October 19, 2017

Level 1 Flatwater Guide/ Instructor Training – 18th and 19th November 2017

The Flatwater Training Course is for people seeking professional certification in flat water paddling environments. Canoeing Victoria are holding a Level 1 Flatwater Guide Training Course on Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th November at Westerfolds Park in Templestowe. Holders of the Flatwater Guide Award...

October 19, 2017

Marathon committee project positions

The CV Marathon Committee is pleased to welcome the following people to the Victorian marathon project positions:   Communications officer:                             Arabella Eyre Marathon diary coordinator:                      Sally Miller Sport development...

October 19, 2017

Congratulations to Leanne Nicholls for being awarded the Volunteer Of The Year for 2017

Leanne was awarded the Canoeing Victoria Volunteer of the Year Award for 2017. Leanne has received this award due to her involvement in the paddling community in the Warburton area. She has petitioned and received grants for extra equipment and has successfully petitioned for two new launch sites on the river...

October 16, 2017

Canoeing Victoria welcomes our New Board Members

Congratulations to our new board members Reka Abraham and Georgina Wakim. Reka and Georgina both come from an impressive background and are sure to be valuable members of the Canoeing Victoria board of directors. Reka comes from a competitive background in the sport of kayaking/canoeing.  Her family...

October 16, 2017

Share your stories about the Yarra River

The Yarra river has always had a strong cultural, social and environmental importance to the people who interact with the river. The stories of time spent with family and friends; playing, cycling, exploring, and our connection to the river and the surrounding landscapes, all form part of its significance....

October 13, 2017

The Goulburn Classic is coming up on November 11th

Goulburn Classic:  Sat 11th November 2017 The Goulburn Classic is Australia’s oldest canoe race. It was originally 100 miles non-stop with heroic stories of paddlers negotiating the fast flowing river at night.  In the 90s the race morphed into the Tour De bloody goulburn, a tour that used staged...

October 11, 2017

Notice of the Canoeing Victoria AGM

Reminder that the 2016 -17 Annual General Meeting of Canoeing Victoria will be held on Saturday 14th October 2017 at Canoeing Victoria, Westerfolds Park, Fitzsimons Lane, Templestowe, commencing at 11:00am sharp. Clubs to please notify Canoeing Victoria of the name of the delegate that will be representing...

October 10, 2017

Basic Skills Course On Sunday 15th October

With the weather getting warmer it is the perfect time to learn the basic skills of paddling. The Basic Skills Course is an introduction to paddling where participants come away with an ACAS Basic Skills Certificate of accreditation. The course is delivered and assessed by a current Australian Canoeing...

October 9, 2017


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