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For canoeing association events, at club level and association level, up to October, 2011 go here (PDF file)
Always check for current information as dates may change due to water levels and other factors.

If you wish your canoeing event to be included in the list below please send details to rokhor@iinet.net.au  .

Other Events, 2011
26th February  Rottnest Channel Swim
About 600 paddlers are needed to accompany more than 2000 swimmers!  
2012 WA Masters' Games are held every two years in Albany. The Games usually include a paddle race on open water with a social paddle as well , all organised by Albany Canoe Club. 
Foundation Day weeked, June -date tba  Kalbarri Canoe and Cray Carnival - novelty paddle events for youngsters as well as short races and a longer race downstream for adults. Scroll to the event on the sidebar.
June: Queen's Birthday Weekend  (NT) Katherine Marathon, NT
Queen's Birthday long weekend (NT)
  
June: Queen's Birthday Weekend  (SA) South Australia Riverland Paddling Marathon: team or individual, 200km or 100km plus 10km mini marathon, 3 day event 
June - date tba Capel Descent: 15km race on Capel River and ocean - Peter Pavlinovich, capeldescent@yahoo.com .
6th & 7th August  Avon Descent
August: 2 weeks after Avon Descent: Saturday
date to be confirmed
Collie Descent
Harris River Winery to Wellington Dam headwaters - Marty Wallace 9734 2316 or  mart@geo.net.au  . 
October - tba Mainpeak Collie Adventure Race
5/6 stages incl. 10km flatwater paddle, centred around Collie - Collie Rotary
, Marty Wallace 9734 2316 or  mart@geo.net.au  .  (Formerly Collie River Relay Marathon.)
7th-16th October  Australian Masters' Games to be held in Adelaide
8th & 9th October Marathon events at Australian Masters' Games at SARA Regatta Course, West Lakes, Adelaide
11th & 12th October Sprint events at Austalian Masters' Games at SARA Regatta Course, West Lakes, Adelaide
Saturday & Sunday, October date tba Mountain Designs Great Southern Adventure Race - teams of four race over two full days, with three on the course at any one time: running, mountain biking, paddling, ropes. Denmark- Walpole
Last Saturday in October: 29th Blackwood Marathon  
5/6 stages incl. 8.5km paddle, from Boyup Brook to Bridgetown
  
22nd & 23rd October Hawkesbury Canoe Classic 
Environs Sydney:111km paddle overnight with full moon  
October/November
date tba
RLSSWA Classic Paddle: from The Narrows to The Left Bank, Fremantle. Huge event open to all paddle craft. Short course as well. 
Second last Saturday of November: 19th  Solahart Donnybrook Marathon Relay Preston River Valley & Glen Mervyn Dam: 6 stages incl. 7km paddle  
27th-31st December  VicSuper Murray Marathon - (formerly Red Cross Murray River Marathon; now renamed and organised by YMCA) 404km paddle on the Murray River, Victoria, for teams and individuals.
 

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