Trip and Tour Posts

Murray Delta Paddle Trip Report – October 2020

Inaugural Murray Delta Meander The Murray River is only one hour from Perth, but feels a million miles away. Guide Marty Wells, assisted by the two Geoffs, led a group of 18 on a lazy...

PWA Instructor / Guide of the Year Award

Congratulations to Geoff Emery who was recently selected as the PWA Instructor / Guide of the Year for Western Australia. As the WA winner Geoff has also been nominated for the Australian Award. Through the...

Sea Kayak Paddle: Coogee to SCC Trip Report – October 2020

A joint Swan Canoe Club and Sea Kayak Club WA paddle from Coogee Marina to SCC was enjoyed by all who paddled on the 25th of October.

Serpentine Sojourn – September 2020

SERPENTINE SOJOURN Geoff Emery 27/9/20. After a delay due to last weeks’ high winds and poor weather, the club Serpentine River paddle took place on Sunday 27th September. To everyone’s surprise we had sunshine, light...

Pandemic Paddle # 2

By Geoff Emery Coronavirus isolation shows that some paddlers thrive and others, well others struggle. Some turn inward and withdraw from paddling society, but others are like caged lions. They have to get outside. Get...

Pandemic Paddle April 2020

By Geoff Emery April 2020, the year of Covid-19 saw Colin Priest and Geoff Emery maintaining social distancing as they set off from Palm Beach, Rockingham for a paddle to Penguin Island. They paddled west...

WA Sea Kayak Festival Albany Feb – Mar 2020

Seven Swan Canoe Club members, including myself, attended the Sea Kayak Festival 2020 held in Albany over the long weekend 28th Feb – 2nd March. For some it was their first Sea Kayak Festival,...

Broke Inlet 24 – 27 January 2020

Our time at Broke was again just magical with such a mixture of landscapes to enjoy and the tranquillity of our beautiful spot at Windy Point. I just loved the chance to do some...

Palm Beach Paddle

A large group lead by Geoff Emery enjoyed a 17km return paddle from Palm Beach to Point Peron, Bird Island, Seal Island and Penguin Island for lunch on the the 5th of January 2020.

SCC 2017  BLACKWOOD RIVER TRIP

 Friday 3rd November  to Sunday 5th November   This annual trip involves camping on the Blackwood River Friday and Saturday night.   On Saturday we usually paddle about 20km downriver from Sue’s Bridge to our camp. Sunday is...