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Best flat water paddling in Australia

The Paddler's Guide to South Australia Feature WORDS & PICTURES: Scott Rawstorne from Global Paddler.  I have paddled in more than 400 locations in Australia, and I have written “Top 5” articles for New South Wales, Queensland and Victoria, but I can honestly say that my new favourite paddling destinations are in South Australia. Free camping, great facilities, and magnificent landscapes keep drawing me […]

We need an adventure

We need an adventure photo 1 WORDS: Tess Sharp.  Life can get away from you, anxiety and depression have been lurking over my life for years now and sometimes it is just easier to let it take you than constantly fight against it. At a particularly low point, an idea came about out of sheer desperation. An adventure, like nothing I’d done […]

Canoe Adventures – Riverland, SA

Canoe Adventures Riverland Feature Paddlers have always known that spending time on a river is good for the mind, the body and the soul but who knew that there is now a name for it? River time. It’s a thing. The people of the Riverland region of South Australia are blessed with a wonderful position on the glorious Murray […]

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 […]