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11th COVID-19 2021 Update for the sport and recreation sector

Tasmanian COVID-19 update - 22 July 2021 As of Tuesday 20 July 2021 Tasmania currently has strong border controls in place for the entirety of...

Lea Race coaching

What? Wanna kick some ass!?  Wanna chance to win big money!? Learn some tips to improve your performance at the Lea Extreme Race. Also suitable for boaters...

Placky boater slalom coaching

Slalom coaching  What?  Slalom coaching for plastic boaters with the aim of improving river running technique, precision paddling and efficiency. When? Saturday 7 August, 10am - 4pm Where? Mersey River...

Whitewater Packraft Instructor/Guide Course (NEW)

June 26 and 27, 2021 This new course will be run by Mark Oates and Dan Hall. The holder of this qualification has demonstrated the skills...

Advanced Skills Kayak Coaching

It's happening again folks!  Last years advanced skills coaching course was a huge success leaving everyone asking for more, so here it is again!...

Whitewater River Rescue 2; May 22 – 23, 2021

Whitewater Rescue Level 2 Course May 22-23, 2021, Upper Mersey Paddle Tasmania will conduct a Whitewater River Rescue Course at the Upper Mersey on...

PACKRAFTING RIVER RUNNING COURSE & MULTI-DAY JOURNEY

Dates: Saturday 17th to Monday 19th April 2021 Duration: 3-day river journey Venue: Alum Cliffs section of the Mersey River in NW Tasmania (near Mole Creek) Accommodation: Own tent/tarp/bivvy bag Fee: $540 for Paddle...

Wrap-Up Paddle Week 2021

Paddle Week I was pretty surprised by the amount of people participating in Paddle Week. I counted cars a couple of times rather than heads,...

Penrith Open Canoe Slalom Series 2021

Dan Watkins and Kate Eckhardt recently competed in the first races of the Penrith Open Series - a three race series. This series enables...

Advanced Packrafting Course

Dates: Saturday September 25 to Monday September 27, 2021 Venue: North-west Tasmania including Mersey White Water Regional Reserve Accommodation: Arm River Outdoor Education Centre Fee Members: $452...