• 1st Tuesday – New Member DRY Induction (6.00-6.30 pm)
  • 2nd Tuesday – New Member WET Induction (6.00-7.00pm)

Please also view our Social (Peer) Paddles which are regular paddle times not added to the Calendar.

Mar
6
Sat
Guided Paddle @ Swan Canoe Club
Mar 6 all-day

Point Walter Paddle happens every Saturday morning as a Peer Paddle to enjoy a coffee in East Fremantle. Once a month a trained instructor leads the paddle (Guided Paddle) to show newbies how to safely navigate this sometimes hazardous stretch of water. Registration with the instructor or guide running the session is required. This registration must be done at least 3 days before the paddle. If you turn up without registering you will not be able to join the group due to safety ratios.

 

Please contact Sarah on sarahjwhittaker@hotmail.com

Mar
9
Tue
Induction – Wet @ Swan Canoe Club
Mar 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Bring along wet gear.

Mar
10
Wed
Paddle Skills x 2 hours
Mar 10 all-day

A two hour semi private lesson with Gillian. Do two sessions to cover the same content as the Intro to Kayaking course or custom make a lesson to suit your needs.

Contact Gillian to discuss content, timing and pricing hendersonhobbs18@gmail.com.

 

Mar
16
Tue
SCC Committee
Mar 16 @ 7:00 pm
Mar
20
Sat
Intro to Kayaking
Mar 20 all-day

This course is designed for beginners and those wishing to hone their skills on:
– Gear and equipment
– Safety awareness & rescues
– Different types of kayaks and paddles
– Basic strokes and techniques

Members $70 and Non-Members $125

Contact Geoff for details on gemry13@gmail.com

Mar
27
Sat
Fun Paddle Challenge
Mar 27 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

SCC Social Committee Presents

Fun Paddle Challenge

Saturday 27th March 9am

Suitable for ALL members

Completed in pairs – we can help you find a partner!

$5 per person paid on the day

Registration Required

admin@swancanoeclub.org.au

A three stage adventure on water and land followed by morning tea.

Paddling and walking to search for objects and answer questions then upstairs in the Clubroom to test your “other” skills.

Mar
28
Sun
Intro to Paddling A Sea Kayak
Mar 28 all-day

Introduction to Paddling a Sea Kayak Course

This course is conducted using sit in type sea kayak and is normally conducted on the Swan River as it concentrates on the skills required for controlling and manoeuvring a sea kayak in calm conditions.

This course is designed for people who have some previous kayaking experience, have the ability to perform basic paddling strokes and are able to swim.

The course will provide information on:

  • Different types of sea kayak design and material
  • Sea kayak safety features
  • Safety equipment
  • Western Australian boating regulations for kayaking in the ocean
  • Paddle types
  • The use of a rudder and skeg

It will provide instruction on how to:

  • Paddle forwards, backwards, turn, manoeuvre sideways and stop in an emergency
  • Capsize while wearing a spray deck
  • Launch and land a sea kayak
  • Edge and lean the kayak
  • Manoeuvre a sea kayak without the use of a rudder
  • Use the paddle to help prevent a capsize (low brace support stoke)
  • Perform an assisted rescue as the rescuer
  • Perform an assisted rescue as the rescuee

A Swan Canoe Club Introduction to Paddling a Sea Kayak certificate will be awarded to people who have demonstrated competency in the skills required for paddling a sea kayak.

These skills are normally a pre-requisite for easy club sea kayaking trips.

Course location: Swan Canoe Club, Johnson Parade, Mosman Park

Duration: approximately 5 hours
Cost: Members $70.00 / Non members $125.00 (Includes the use of a club kayak and equipment)

Contact Geoff Emery on gemry13@gmail.com

PRIVATE HIRE – NO UPSTAIRS ACCESS
Mar 28 @ 3:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Apr
6
Tue
Induction – Dry @ Swan Canoe Club
Apr 6 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Apr
10
Sat
Guided Paddle @ Swan Canoe Club
Apr 10 all-day

Point Walter Paddle happens every Saturday morning as a Peer Paddle to enjoy a coffee in East Fremantle. Once a month a trained instructor leads the paddle (Guided Paddle) to show newbies how to safely navigate this sometimes hazardous stretch of water. Registration with the instructor or guide running the session is required. This registration must be done at least 3 days before the paddle. If you turn up without registering you will not be able to join the group due to safety ratios.

 

Please contact Sarah on sarahjwhittaker@hotmail.com

PRIVATE HIRE – NO UPSTAIRS ACCESS
Apr 10 @ 6:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Apr
13
Tue
Induction – Wet @ Swan Canoe Club
Apr 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Bring along wet gear.

Apr
16
Fri
PRIVATE HIRE – NO UPSTAIRS ACCESS
Apr 16 @ 1:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Apr
17
Sat
SCC Sundowner with Nat Ripepi
Apr 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

SCC Social Committee presents

Social Sundowner

with Live Music from Award Winning Singer-Songwriter Nat Riepi

6.00pm to 8.30pm – more details to follow

Apr
18
Sun
Intro to Kayaking
Apr 18 all-day

This course is designed for beginners and those wishing to hone their skills on:
– Gear and equipment
– Safety awareness & rescues
– Different types of kayaks and paddles
– Basic strokes and techniques

Members $70 and Non-Members $125

Contact Geoff for details on geoffreypalmer261@icloud.com

Apr
20
Tue
SCC Committee
Apr 20 @ 7:00 pm
May
4
Tue
Induction – Dry @ Swan Canoe Club
May 4 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
May
11
Tue
Induction – Wet @ Swan Canoe Club
May 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Bring along wet gear.

May
18
Tue
SCC Committee
May 18 @ 7:00 pm