Entries by Web Master

Murrumbidgee River, Darlington Point to Hay, 30 Jan – 4 Feb 2023

A good week in the oasis of the Murrumbidgee River Anne and Simon Langsford lead a fantastic trip down the Murrumbidgee River, from Darlington Point to Hay. Paddlers included Berny Lohmann, Robert, and Robin Phiddian (AKA Rob & Rob), Terry Holder, Courtney Kirkwood, Simon Delaine, Hugh Stewart, and Peter Vincent. The group met at the […]

Exploring Myponga Reservoir and Pizza at Smiling Samoyed — 3 December 2022

Judging by this paddle at Myponga Reservoir, summer has finally arrived and we couldn’t have asked for a better day. The Reservoir is looking stunning at the moment. Good growth of duckweed in the shallows and a dark colouration of the water due to the level of tannin in the water – providing an interesting […]

Multi-day kayak camping trip in the backwaters of the Murray river in the Chowilla reserve — 14 October 2022

Water Everywhere There is a lot of water in the Murray at the moment. So much so that all the campsites in the parks are closed due to flooding. We even considered  cancelling this trip. So glad we didn’t. Murray river may be high and flowing too strongly to paddle easily. But all the backwaters […]

Basic Skills Training — 8 October 2022

SKILLS BRIEFING What a great inaugural Skills Day Session at Tiranna Way West Lakes we had today. Four (4) new, or recently new club members braving the chilly 15⁰C, ranging from 8 to 12kn SW. Well done to all, I didn’t see anyone shivering. Our new members were Anthony Keller, Giresh Chandran, Jeff Nieuwenhuizen and […]