Our new Family Oriented and inclusive club ( Canoes Plus Kayak Club) caters to all. We provide access to all forms of paddling as a wholistic approach to the sport. We can teach you the skills needed to run rivers, and enjoy the outdoors or facilitate your success in elite sport.

Canoes Plus Racing Team has been a significant part of the Victorian and Australian Slalom kayak and canoe competition scene for almost 50 years. CPRT has also been heavily involved in other forms of Paddle Sports, such as Canoe Polo, Dragon Boat racing, Raft Racing, Extreme & Freestyle kayaking as well as recreational paddling. CPRT / CPKC is a non-political, easy-to-join, minimum fuss club with a relaxed atmosphere, offering personalized service to all.

Club News


Due to the new National and State government guidelines and COVID restrictions, we Canoes Plus, Canoes plus Racing Team, and Canoes Plus kayak Club...

Kayaking and COVID19

Kayaking and learning to kayak still remain one of the safest sports in this pandemic. For those looking to stay active, kayaking or canoeing...

JCW handicap

The first JCW handicap was held on Sunday on Impossibly low water. Times were slow due to the water level, but some great efforts...


  • 2021 Paddle Victoria Marathon Canoe Marathon Championships Results March 4, 2021
    Well done to all those who competed at the 2021 Victorian canoe marathon championships. Results are now available at the links below: Saturday (singles) Sunday (doubles) Photos from the event can be found on our Facebook page.
  • 2021 Victorian Canoe Slalom Calendar February 25, 2021
    2021 Victorian Canoe Slalom Events Calendar Subject to Change as Circumstances Require
  • Victorian Canoe Marathon Championships this weekend February 23, 2021
    The 2021 Victorian Canoe Marathon Championships is coming up this weekend on Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 February. Entries close 8pm Thursday 25th February. Click here to enter. Singles races on Saturday, doubles races on Sunday. You may enter one or both days. There is a discount for entering both days. Check-in: Saturday (singles): 8:30 […]
  • Canoe Polo Coaching Course 27th – 28th March 2021 February 22, 2021
    Paddle Victoria and Canoe Polo Victoria are excited to bring you a Canoe Polo Coaching Course. Presenter: Ian Beasley Date:         Saturday 27th – Sunday 28th March – 9am – 5:00pm Venue:       Westerfolds Park Templestowe Pre requisites : First Aid Certificate  – This can be completed at any stage before your […]
  • State Sporting Grants February 17, 2021
    Great news for Clubs! Sporting Club Grants are currently open until the 18th March 2021. This Grant program is to support local grassroots sport as part of a $6 million investment – grants are available across 4 categories, including: New uniforms and equipment; Training coaches, officials and volunteers; Improve club operational effectiveness; Support to help […]

RSS Paddle Australia

  • 2020/21 National Competition Update March 5, 2021
    Paddle Australia is continuously monitoring the COVID-19 situation around Australia and its impact on the remainder of our national competition calendar for this season. As can be appreciated, we are confronted with a very fluid situation.  This means that numerous variations to the competition calendar have already been required, and further amendments may be necessary.  […]
  • Canoe Ocean Racing Update March 5, 2021
    Paddle Australia, the National Sports Organisation for paddling in Australia, is committed to developing our community across each of the ICF Disciplines with which we are involved.  One of the fastest-growing Disciplines within our sport is Ocean Racing, which attracts thousands of paddlers across the country. The Strategic Plan for Canoe Ocean Racing in Australia identifies that […]
  • The Paddle On Foundation March 3, 2021
    The Paddle On Foundation was established in May 2020 to help existing and prospective Club members who have been adversely impacted by COVID-19 to keep paddling and remain members of their Club… or become a new member of one of our 120+ great Clubs nationally! Through generous donations from our united paddling community, the Paddle […]
  • River Canoe Club’s Amazing Efforts in Trip Preparation, Water Safety and Community Wellbeing February 26, 2021
    By Andy Singh On Sunday 24 January 2021, six RCC members participated in a club paddle to loop Sydney Harbour from Rose Bay to Little Manly. The risk management plan highlighted the dangers of motor vessels on a January Sunday with good weather forecast and the rising wind in the afternoon. The trip commenced as […]
  • Tasmanian Paddle Week 2021 February 25, 2021
    By Russell Horton Paddle Week 2021 was a buzz for me and the hundreds other kayakers and rafters who joined in. This was a whitewater extravaganza – Hydro Tasmania provided scheduled water releases on 4 rivers over 8 days, creating a beautiful whitewater kayaking holiday. We started off at the Upper Mersey Whitewater Course, a grade […]