East Coast Kayaking Sea Starter Course

East Coast Kayaking Sea Starter Course Feature Photo “Even the shortest journeys by kayak are true voyages of discovery. It may be along a familiar bit of tree-lined coast or in and out of the jetties and moorings of some seaport town or city. Wherever it may be, you will see the world, your companions, and yourself from a completely different angle; and […]

Less than 10 days to go until Floatfest 2017

Floatfest 2017 Feature Image Floatfest is a four-year young, not-for-profit event run by the South Australian river community for all South Australians. It is a two-day family event focused on breaking the world record for largest number of kayaks and canoes on the river together and “paddling into the record books”. Floatfest 2017 will be held at Murray Bridge […]

320 top paddling destinations

320 top paddling destinations The Global Paddler website now contains paddle guides for a massive 320 great kayaking, canoeing and stand up paddling destinations. Global Paddler members have unlimited access to all of these guides and annual membership is still only $44.95. That’s less than 15 cents per destination. Alternatively, you can get three years of membership for just […]

Gippsland Lakes Paddle Challenge 2017

Gippsland Lakes Paddle Challenge 2017 Feature Photo The Gippsland Lakes Paddle Challenge is a fantastic annual paddling spectacular which raises funds for Surf Life Saving Lakes Entrance who aim to promote a healthy lifestyle while providing safe beaches for locals and visitors to the area’s beaches and waterways. The 2016 Gippsland Lakes Paddle Challenge had more than 150 participants including some who have […]

Crowdfunding The Paddler’s Guide to South Australia

The Paddler's Guide to South Australia Feature The Paddler’s Guide to South Australia is a fantastic limited edition guidebook which is scheduled for publication in November 2017. The 1st Edition of The Paddler’s Guide to South Australia will include maps, directions, colour photographs, historical information, local points of interest, and recommended places to eat, drink and stay the night for 35 of […]