Trip and Tour Posts

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...

Serpentine Lakes Paddle August 2015

On Sunday 23rd August, in near perfect conditions, seven ‘swannies’ set off on a twenty-kilometre paddle down the Serpentine River lakes system. After unloading boats at Karnup Rd and a car shuffle to the end...

Moore River Trip July 2015

On a crisp clear Sunday morning fourteen of us met up on the muddy banks of the Moore River near Woodridge. We set off under the leadership of Gisela assisted by Geoff P, and...

Ningaloo Trip May 2015

􏰀􏰁􏰀􏰂􏰃􏰄􏰅􏰅 􏰇􏰈􏰁􏰊􏰋􏰌􏰍By Gail Priest Trip Participants; Geoff Palmer (leader), Gisela Cannon, Colin Priest, Gail Priest, Aaron Gove, Andrea Reiss and Geoff Emery (joined halfway) 􏰇􏰓􏰑􏰗􏰗􏰐􏰓􏰖􏰑􏰘􏰑􏰗􏰐􏰙􏰖􏰕􏰚This was a six day trip from Coral Bay, north to Ningaloo...

Broke Inlet trip report Jan 2015

Broke Inlet trip report Jan 2015  Read more