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Let’s make a guidebook!

Paddling crowd Please note that our crowd funding appeal finished on the 31st of July 2015 and crowd funding bundles are no longer available. The Paddler’s Guide to New South Wales 2nd Edition is scheduled for publication in October 2015 and you can pre-order your copy now through the Global Paddler online store. Global Paddler has less than […]

Jackadgery or bust

Jackadgery or bust feature photo by Scott Rawstorne I am the first to admit that I don’t have a hell of a lot of experience in whitewater. The first reason for this is there isn’t much of it in my home state of New South Wales. The second is that many years ago I was pinned under a log when […]

Globy goes to SA

Onkaparinga River - Feature photo by Jane Merritt South Australia is the next Australian state to get its very own series of Global Paddler online guides. These will also be included in a paddling guidebook for the state which is to be called The Paddler’s Guide to South Australia. We currently only have 2 online guides for South Australian waterways but that’s all […]

Wetland Photography Prize

Photo feature: Gary Steer, Water lilies WetlandCare Australia, the leading Australian not-for-profit wetland conservation organization has launched their 8th annual Photography Prize, held to celebrate wetlands and all things water-related. There are fantastic prizes worth over $3000 on offer this year and there will be a Youth Prize awarded in each category to acknowledge the great work young people are doing […]

Gippsland Lakes Paddle Challenge 2015

Gippsland Lakes Paddle Challenge The Gippsland Lakes Paddle Challenge is an annual opportunity to test your paddling skills on one of Victoria’s most picturesque and intriguing inland water systems.  Experience the open water conditions of the Gippsland Lakes and see the spectacular man-made entrance on 90 Mile Beach that allows the lakes to run into Bass Strait. The next […]