Our Story

Paddle WA proudly represents the entire paddlesports community in Western Australia.

Our waterways are places…

That renew our spirit, connect us with our past, and link us directly with the flow and rhythm of the natural world.

As the state sporting association, Paddle WA are a not-for-profit organisation, governed by a board of directors and affiliated with Paddle Australia.

Our People

Our team of knowledgeable staff, dedicated discipline committees and committed volunteers help develop and support our wonderful paddling clubs, and experienced coaches.

We develop, promote and support all aspects of paddlesports in Western Australia including, competitive racing, recreational and social paddling, coaching, education and training, safety, volunteering and waterway conservation.

Our Disciplines

There are many disciplines of paddlesports with something for everyone from 5 to 105!

  • Sprint
  • Slalom
  • Marathon
  • Wildwater
  • Paracanoe
  • Ocean Racing
  • Canoe Polo
  • Freestyle
  • Sea Kayaking
  • Stand-up Paddle Board (SUP)
  • Recreational
  • Social

Our Clubs

Are our heart and soul. Our club paddling communities are inclusive and welcoming and we encourage you to join a club and connect with other paddlers. You are bound to find people with similar interests and values to yourself. We have a number of paddling clubs across Perth and the South West and all have unique and exciting opportunities on offer. All members enjoy paddling, knowing they’re fully covered with personal accident and public liability insurance.

Paddle WA takes pride in the relationship we have with our paddling community, so please reach out to us if we can be of service. We look forward to welcoming you to our paddling community and being With You On The Water!

Our History

Paddling into the future

The future belongs to the curious, the ones who are not afraid to try it, explore it and paddle it.

More to come…

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