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:

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 includes course and 2 nights’ accommodation(Sat & Sun nights) Non-Members $565includes course and 2 nights’ accommodation(Sat & Sun nights) Note: Those wishing to sign up for both the […]

Intermediate Whitewater Packrafting Course

Dates: Saturday 4 & Sunday 5 September 2021 Venue: Mersey White Water Regional Reserve Accommodation: Camping (own tents) @ Berlin Wall campsite Fee: $365   non-members;  $292 members Course Numbers: Spaces are limited due to low instructor-student ratios  Registration closing date: August 23, with all payments to be made by this date Note: There are restrictions for people […]

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 […]

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 […]