Hunter Valley Paddlesports Club is an affiliated member club of Paddle NSW (PNSW) & Paddle Australia (PA). As such, concurrent membership to PNSW/PA is required by members of Hunter Valley Paddlesports Club.
Current membership fees
Trial: Free (Trial Membership provides one month's access to HVPC Recreational Paddles and other Come & Try activities. Trial memberships can only be taken out once per person).
HVPC adult: $20
HVPC junior (12-17yrs): $10
HVPC family: $30
Membership to PA/PNSW & HVPC is completed via an online platform called JustGo.
(Select Sign Up from the top right hand corner of the log-in screen and complete the online form)
THE BENEFITS OF JOINING HVPC INCLUDE:
Make new friends
HVPC has members from around Newcastle, Port Stephens, Lake Macquarie, and Hunter Valley regions and provides the opportunity to make new friends with similar interests.
See new places
The HVPC conducts activities and supports activities organised by PaddleNSW and other clubs. Joining the club will give you an opportunity see and experience our magnificent lakes, rivers, and creeks throughout the region and beyond.
Improve your fitness
Paddling in any discipline provides the opportunity to get fit and improve your overall health and well being. Joining the HVPC gives you the opportunity to share the experience with others and the club caters for all levels of fitness.
Experience different paddling disciplines
You have the opportunity to participate in organised activities across a range of paddling disciplines including flat water marathon kayaking and canoeing, sprint kayaking, recreational kayaking and canoeing and white water kayaking.
People with experience that you can learn from
You can draw on the expertise of experienced members, rather than relying on paddlers that maybe beginners and learning by trial and error.
Skill Development Days
HVPC run days as part of their planned event calendar where you can learn the skills necessary for safe and enjoyable paddling.
This will help you to develop appropriate skills from the beginning, and avoid developing bad habits that can cause injury.
Not ready to join but would like to support the endeavours of Hunter Valley Paddlesports Club?
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