Club Trips - Registered Members Only

These are the current club events. To attend club on water event you need to a financial member. To become a financial member click here.

If you are a financial member and have logged in an cannot register for a trip here is a FAQ Page.

Before registering for a club event, please review the full trip description.

 

Surf Skills Training

Surf Skills Training, Central Coast location

Sunday November 5, launch 0830 finish 2pm

This session is open to grade 2 paddlers wanting to start in the surf or interested in practicing your skills as you work towards sea skills.  Please register if interested and contact me with details of your experience and interest as this will help us plan the session.  The location will be determined by the available conditions.

You will need a helmet, kayak to grade 3, snacks lunch and water. Obviously be prepared for immersion.

Your instructors will be Campbell Tiley and Rae Duffy. For further info email camtil99[at]gmail.com

Another rescue challenge is on!

If you missed out on the fun at Rock'N'Roll or want to experience more, Rob's Rescue Challenge is coming to Sydney.  

Saturday 4th of November.  Click here for more information.

Rescue Challenge

Date: 4th November 2017
Time: 8.30am for a 9.00 briefing.
Sydney Eastern suburbs location. 
 
A Group Rescue training for all paddler grades from 1 and above. This activity requires 10-12 participants and a couple of assistants. It works best if there is at least one grade 3 with up to date rescue skills in each group.
 
The aim is to make practising rescues more fun and engaging and to add elements of complexity and pressure to make the practice more realistic.
 
Short rescue workshop will be followed by team rescue scenarios in a friendly competitive context.
 
Equipment: dress for immersion and carry extra warm gear and snacks in your kayak. Bring towlines if you have them.
 
Contact Rob on 0417 227 627 if you have any questions.

Umina Short Notice

Sunday October 22, 9:30 start

Grade 2, 3

Box Head, Maitland Bay and a swing seaward to suss out the passing whales. Kayaks to grade 3, snacks lunch and water.  Launch Umina area, details tba.  camtil99[at]gmail.com, Campbell Tiley, for details

Sea Kayak Rolling tuition Sutherland Shire area

Sea Kayak Rolling tuition Sutherland Shire area

Saturday 28th of October 2017

2 pm to 5 pm

Where:  Sutherland Shire area

The exact location will be sent to successful registrants the Thursday before.

A chance to learn to roll and get practising for the summer months. 

It is dedicated individuals who realise that learning to roll is a significant step towards becoming a skilled sea kayaker.   

Bring your usual sea kayaking gear with paddling clothes warmer than your usual.  Warm clothes to slip into is a great idea as well.   Other equipment you may wish to bring along include a diving mask, goggles, nose plug a hood, paddle float.   Don't forget snacks, drinking water and a sense of humour!

Contact and instructor is Megan.  Logged in club members can message me if you have any queries.

Sea Skills Assessment November 12 2017

Sunday 12 November 2017, Broken Bay and adjacent coast

This full-day session is for those Club members wishing to be assessed for the Australian Canoeing Sea Skills Award (i.e. the Club’s Grade 3 standard).  It relates to the practical aspects of the award and consists of both on-land and on-water activities.

Read more: Sea Skills Assessment November 12 2017

Training Learn to Roll Course Intake 5th October 2017

LEARN TO ROLL COURSE

Clontarf,  5:30 to 7:30pm, Thursday 5 October and later dates to be arranged to suit participants

Read more: Training Learn to Roll Course Intake 5th October 2017

Winter rolling tuneup - Gosford

Tune up your roll in the balmy waters of Gosford Olympic Pool. This session is aimed at anyone who has or has had a roll.  If you have never managed a roll we will organise a separate session towards summer.

6:00pm Tuesday August 22. Contact Campbell Tiley if interested (camtil99[at]gmail.com).  No need to register on the site.

Weekly Sunday morning paddle - Sutherland Shire area

Most Sunday's between 3rd of September 2017 to 17th of December 2017

To be placed on an invitation list please contact Megan (you need to be a club member and logged in).  You can also register for the individual events as they open for registration a week before the next scheduled paddle.

Location start point:  Sutherland shire area

Read more: Weekly Sunday morning paddle - Sutherland Shire area

Sea Paddle - ex Kurnell or Cronulla August 13

Date:  Sunday 13th of August, 2017

Time:  8:30am be ready to get on the water

Estimated return:  12:30 noon.

Grade 1+, trip will be tailored for new paddlers who are keen

The plan is for a sea paddle of 15 to 20km.  Further details to be determined once forecast is more certain.  Register if you are interested to assist with planning.

Leader is Megan.  If you have any questions email megan.r.pryke  at gmail.com

North Stradbroke and Moreton Island expedition Feb 2018

Where: North Stradbroke and Moreton Island

When: Feb 2018

Grades: 2 and Above

David Fisher is taking interest from potential participants for a trip exploring North Stradbroke and Moreton Island in February 2018.  David has a work conference at Tangalooma on 1-4 Feb 2018 and the trip will be structured around that.

Read more: North Stradbroke and Moreton Island expedition Feb 2018