Throughout the year Paddle Tasmania (formerly Canoe Tasmania) conducts Paddle Education weekends. These are located either in the North or South of the state. Location is due to water availability and requirements of the course.

See below for details:

Paddle Education Weekend, November 30 – December 1, 2019

Paddle Education Weekend (November 30-December 1 on the Derwent) Due to water not being available for release on the Forth this course will be held on the Derwent for the Whitewater Course and at Kingston Beach for the Flatwater Course. Paddle Tasmania will conduct the following courses at the Paddle Education Weekend. Registrations Close: Monday […]

Paddle Tasmania Education Weekend – Whitewater March 2-3, 2019

Derwent River (Railway Bridge or Broken Bridge) The following courses are to be delivered by Paddle Australia accredited instructors. Read through the outlines, select your course and complete the online registration form by clicking the link at the bottom of this page. Registrations close February 22, 2019. Whitewater Skills – Saturday Cost: $95 ($80 for […]

Paddle Education Weekend Flatwater Lifeguard/Guide/Instructor course March 16-17, 2019

Paddle Tas will be running a Flatwater Lifeguard/Guide/Instructor training and assessment course for an Paddle Australia Qualification (PAQS award) the weekend of March 16-17 at Kingston Beach. Paddle Tasmania will conduct a 2 day Flatwater Lifeguard/Guide/Instructor Course based around Kingston Beach. The course will commence at 9am – 4pm at the dog beach end of […]

Paddling Foundations – new DCC course for Autumn 2018

Access all areas with our new Paddling Foundations course! Learn to paddle flatwater, whitewater, ocean, surf & sea kayaking craft Learn flatwater, beach & coastal skills Suitable for adults & children (above 12 yrs) Suitable for beginners & established paddlers This is your ticket to ride…anywhere! What Multi-discipline paddling course When Part 1 – Sunday […]

Canoe Education Weekend – Whitewater Courses March 3-4, 2018

Derwent River (Railway Bridge or Broken Bridge) The following courses are to be delivered by Paddle Australia accredited instructors. Read through the outlines, select your course and complete the online registration form by clicking the link at the bottom of this page. Registrations close February 12, 2018. Whitewater Skills – Saturday Cost: $95 ($80 for […]

Canoe Education Weekend Novmber 4-5, 2017

Canoe Tasmania will conduct a Canoe/Kayak Education Weekend, Basic Skills, Sea Kayaking and Flatwater at Turners Beach  and Whitewater on the Forth. The following courses are available now for registration: Basic Skills, Sea Kayaking and Flatwater Courses at Turners Beach. Basic Skills & Safety – Saturday am. Great for those new to kayaking and sit-on-tops […]

Canoe Education Weekend November 25-26, 2017

Canoe Tasmania will conduct a Canoe/Kayak Education Weekend, Basic Skills, Sea Kayaking and Flatwater at Turners Beach  and Whitewater on the Forth. The following courses are available now for registration: Basic Skills, Sea Kayaking and Flatwater Courses at Turners Beach. Basic Skills & Safety – Saturday am. Great for those new to kayaking and sit-on-tops […]