Come and Try

Feel the Power

No Paddling Experience Neccesary

All levels of fitness are welcome!

The easiest way to get involved and to see what the sport is all about is to come along to our weekly introductory sessions. These sessions are designed to help you understand what we are about and if this is the sport for you.

One of our experienced paddlers will guide you through the basics of dragon boat paddling and deliver a safety demonstration before heading out onto the water. From here our qualified coaches will teach you the finer aspects of paddling and most importantly, how to race dragon boats.

Sunshine Coast Dragon Boat & Paddling Club Inc. will provide all equipment including paddles and life jackets (if required), however it is recommended to bring the following items:

  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Towel
  • Water Bottle

Date: Every Sunday morning

Time: Check out our Training Page 
(These are on water times, please come early to assist in loading and unloading boats)

Location: Lake Kawana (Finish Line Tower), Sportsmans Parade, Bokarina
(Look out for our Quad Bike and Dragon boats)

Cost: FREE – for three sessions

Phone: Deb Matthews 0407 510 852

Please let us know if you intend on attending one of our come and try sessions, so we can cater for your needs.