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

COVID19 CLUB UPDATE

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...

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  • Paddling at home April 3, 2020
    You Can Still Train At Home Reposted with thanks from Paddle WA. If you are in isolation or are finding it difficult to go out paddling, there are still a number of things you can do to stay active without leaving the house. Below are a range of infographics, exercises, links and videos to help […]
  • No Paddling April 2, 2020
    STAY AT HOME.  Do NOT go paddling. As of April 3rd 2020, Paddle Victoria advise – No Paddling for anyone. => More information. Updated – April 3rd, 9am.
  • Local Sporting Champions Grant March 27, 2020
    The Local Sporting Champions program provides financial assistance for coaches, officials and competitors aged 12-18 participating in state, national or international championships. If successful, applicants will receive $500-$750 towards the cost of attending their championships Base Grant: $500 Applicants travelling 800km – 1999km to their nominated championships: + $100 Applicants travelling internationally or greater than 2000km to […]
  • 2020 Yarra Series 1 – Fitzsimons Lane Bridge – Will Now Not Proceed March 18, 2020
    The slalom at Fitzsimmons Lane Bridge, Templestowe scheduled for this coming Sunday 22nd March will not proceed due to a change in circumstances with regard to the COVID-19 risk, recent medical advice and the decision by Paddle Victoria to cancel all events, an understandable decision given the circumstances. For further information please contact Chris Runting […]
  • 2020 Paddle Australia Canoe Marathon Championships Postponed March 17, 2020
    This note is to inform you that Paddle Australia has postponed the 2020 Paddle Australia Canoe Marathon Championships scheduled for Geelong, Victoria from 16th to 19th April due to the COVID-19 pandemic.   Paddle Australia is evaluating the options for re-scheduling the event and if a suitable date cannot be identified or restrictions preclude rescheduling […]

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  • Jakob Hammond April 2, 2020
    National Team: U23 DOB: 13/06/1999 Hometown: Sydney Institute/Academy: NSWIS Club: Sydney Northern Beaches Coach:  How did you get into paddling? What has been your biggest accomplishment in the sport so far? What keeps you busy outside of paddling? What is your current occupation and/or university degree? Who has been the greatest influence on your career? […]
  • Fletcher Cunningham April 2, 2020
    National Team: U23 DOB: Hometown: Institute/Academy: NSWIS Club: Avoca Kayak Club Coach:  How did you get into paddling? What has been your biggest accomplishment in the sport so far? What keeps you busy outside of paddling? What is your current occupation and/or university degree? Who has been the greatest influence on your career? How would […]
  • Reece Bacchus April 2, 2020
    National Team: U23 DOB: 20/05/1998 Hometown: Adelaide Institute/Academy: SASI Club: West Lakes Canoe Club Coach:  How did you get into paddling? What has been your biggest accomplishment in the sport so far? What keeps you busy outside of paddling? What is your current occupation and/or university degree? Who has been the greatest influence on your […]
  • Australian Paracanoeists Focus and Reflect on Paralympic Games in 2021 after Strong 2020 Season April 2, 2020
    Australian Paracanoeists Focus on Paralympic Games in 2021 after Strong 2020 Season & Reflect on Current Situation It has been a rollercoaster few weeks for Paddle Australia’s Rio 2016 Paralympians Curtis McGrath (QLD), Amanda Reynolds (VIC), Susan Seipel (QLD) and Dylan Littlehales (NSW) who were the stand-out paracanoeists at the recent Paddle Australia Canoe Sprint […]
  • 2021 Dates Confirmed for Tokyo Games March 31, 2020
    The International Olympic Committee (IOC), the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee, the Tokyo Metropolitan Government and the Government of Japan today agreed new dates for the Games of the XXXII Olympiad, in 2021. The Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 will be celebrated from 23 July to 8 August 2021, and they also […]