Clubhouse to close again tonight, July 8

The rising number of COVID infections in Melbourne has necessitated another period of lockdown. Sadly, we will have to close the clubhouse again from midnight July 8 for the duration of the lockdown. The level 3 restrictions mean that you cannot paddle with more than one other person from outside your household and you cannot…

Member update

The COVID-19 pandemic has presented us all with unprecedented challenges and difficulties.  I believe paddlers are well placed because our sport takes place outdoors, is non-contact and its is easy to maintain appropriate social distancing. It’s been great to be able to get everyone back on the water, even though we have to go home without…

We’re back!

Members can use club boats and paddles from this weekend After weeks of lockdown, we are delighted to advise our members that we can now take the next step in our phased re-opening – and welcome back all members to clubhouse. From this Saturday June 13, we will again be able to use club boats and…

We’re on our way back to paddling

It’s official! We are taking the first step in a phased re-opening of the clubhouse. From Saturday, May 30 members who have their own boat, paddle and life-jacket will be able to use the clubhouse. We can only use the boat storage areas and toilets at this stage – other areas have been taped off…

Planning for phased reopening of the clubhouse

We hopeful that we will be able to open the clubhouse in stages, with the first being access and use of private boats. The use of shared equipment will be more complicated to arrange, but we will work on it. Following the updated Restricted Activity Directions issued by the Victorian Chief Health Officer last Monday 11 May, Sport and…