Adelaide Canoe Club
Adelaide Canoe Club runs many recreational activities for its members and those interested in having a go at canoeing and kayaking. For the dates of Adelaide Canoe Clubs activities, visit the website
Encounter Paddling currently operates from the Encounter Lakes recreational reserve called Cliff Thorpe Reserve. The reserve is located on Bartel Boulevard at Encounter Bay, South Australia. The borrowed kayaks are stored in a locked shed adjacent to the Boulevard Shop and are launched from the beach at Cliff Thorpe reserve. There are toilets at the reserve and adequate parking adjacent to the storage facility.
For all enquires about Encounter Paddling Inc contact Club Captain Marc Brehin on hm/wk (08) 8552 5261 or mb 0418 812 142
Club President – Cathy Venning mob 0408 803 896
Club Secretary/Treasurer – Tony Sims mob 0429 001 522 firstname.lastname@example.org
Alternate committee contacts for paddling include – Marc Brehin, Phil Dingsdale
Holdfast Bay Paddlesports Club
Sprint / Marathon / Fun and Fitness
Holdfast Bay Canoe Club is a dynamic growing club. We cater for all age ranges and abilities. Member enjoy good safe paddle conditions which are close to city. Members can store their boats or use club equipment all stored next to the water.
The club is focused on three strong squads. The Junior Development Squad for younger paddlers, the Seniors Squad and Fun and the Fun and Fitness Squad for older paddlers. All squads have designated experienced coaches and support members.
Our new club rooms are located at the northern end of the Patawalonga on Anderson Avenue, Glenelg North
President – Martin Finn
M 0411 408 096
Northern Districts Canoe Club
Marathon Canoe Club of SA
Onkaparinga Canoe Club
The OCC is a small and friendly club that caters for all ages and levels of experience. Since 1976, the club has produced many state, national, and international competitors. Notables are Olympians Scott Wooden (1984) and Olympic Medalist Ian Rowling (1992) – both trained at and competed for the Onkaparinga Canoe Club during their paddling careers.
West Lakes Canoe Club
Sprint, Marathon, Recreation, SUPs
The West Lakes Canoe Club provides an excellent environment and training/coaching structure for developing paddlers who wish to compete, or for those who just want to enjoy paddling as a recreational pastime. We run regular “Come and Try” days.
Membership of the club provides you with full access to our facilities. There is plenty of parking. You’ll get a key to the building so you can access the clubrooms, toilets and shower facilities, use of club kayaks and canoes (or boat storage for your own boat), SUPs, paddles and PFDs.
West Lakes Canoe Club has won the award for the top club in Australia for the last three National Championships (2016-2018) with a very high level of representation on National Teams every year. These teams include Para-Canoe, under-23 and Junior World Championships, World Marathon competitions and the Olympic Hopes Regatta for emerging junior athletes aged 15 to 17 years. In 2018, eight athletes were chosen to represent Australia in the first Asia Pacific Regatta at West Lakes.