Canoe Tasmania Canoe Education Weekend

The next Canoe Tasmania Canoe Education Weekend will be held on April 5-6 on the Derwent River, with flatwater skills courses being held in New Norfolk and whitewater courses based at the Plenty Rapid.

A range of paddling skills courses are being offered and will be delivered in small groups, targetting individual needs, with expert instructors. 

Australian Canoeing Flatwater and Whitewater Instructor courses will be delivered, with assessment of these courses scheduled for October 18/19 (although earlier assessment may be possible by prior arrangement).

An introduction to paddling course, including gear hire, will enable to particpants to develop basic paddling and safety skills.

Effective paddling technique and more advanced paddling and safety skills for flatwater will be developed in a special course that is open to paddlers of any craft……..sit-on-tops, sea kayaks, estuary touring kayaks, canoes…

Whitewater skills courses will aim to turn people into safe, stylish and confident whitewater paddlers.

Enrolment close on April 1

For more information contact Andrea McQuitty    email:

Enrolment Form and Program are available from the link below: