Arawa Canoe Club

PO Box 13177
Christchurch, Canterbury 8014
New Zealand
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Based in Christchurch on the banks of the Avon River, the Arawa Canoe Club is the largest club in NZ, with around 450 members. We have a great mixture of competitive, social, young, old members, who are predominately multisport paddlers or flat water paddlers (K1)

Kerrs Reach

Additional Information

Annual membership $: $80 per year - Seniors
$50 per year - Juniors
$130 per year - Family (2 adults, 2 x u18)
$45 per year - out of town members
Kayak storage is $120 per year per craft

Membership includes: Coaching
Use of club gym
Use of club kayaks (over 75), paddles, PFDs
Use of kayak ergs (4)
Hot showers
Kayak storage
Training sessions and racing
Discounted entry to Classic River Race

Affiliated to: Canoe Racing NZ

Club Events : The Classic River Race
Held in December each year
Same course at the kayak section of the Coast to Coast
Mt White Bridge - Gorge Bridge
Paddlers must have a grade 2 certificate to enter

Facilities: Club rooms, gym, showers, toilets, kitchen, ergs, kayaks, paddles, PFDs, junior kayaks, team boats