St Austell Canoe Club

Come and join us on the water . . . more info on joining

Welcome to our club

New Members - Join St Austell Canoe Club, and you will get . . .

  • A free 2 week trial, with all equipment provided at no cost
  • Training and support provided by our team of British Canoeing qualified coaches
  • A range of boats and equipment available for you to use
  • Club paddles every Thursday evening at Porthpean throughout the summer
  • Regular paddles at various locations around the coast of Cornwall at weekends
  • Children welcome - minimum age academic year 6 onwards

If you are new to paddling, just come along to one of our New Beginner Nights on . . .

May 16th, June 20th, July 18th, September 5th

Click here for further information for new members

About our canoe club

We are an active group of members who meet regularly to go paddling and develop our skills. We are a friendly group, who welcome both new and experienced paddlers to the club.

Paddling opportunities include sea, surf, and white water . . . Read More >

Club Nights

In the summer months, Porthpean Beach is the venue for our weekly evening paddle sessions, all led by our team of BC qualified coaches.

The club owns a number of kayaks plus gear, available for use by members and prospective members . . . Read More >

Sea Kayaking

The coastline of Cornwall is made up of stunning cliffs, golden beaches, historic ports and harbours, plus amazing wildlife.

A sea kayak offers a unique opportunity to explore all this in a safe way within the club environment. Various club trips are organized throughout . . . Read More >

Surf and White Water

Cornwall has some of the best surf beaches in the UK, and Devon has some great white water rivers.

Surf Kayaking can be enjoyed all year round, and White Water Kayaking is perfect in the winter months with plenty of water in the rivers . . . Read More >

Club News (see News & Events above for the complete listing)

National Beach Cleaning Event
Thursday, 19th September 2019

Details to follow


Contact: Steve Griffiths
Posted by: Pete.E 17-05-2019
Porthoustock Sea Trip
Sunday, 22nd September 2019
Venue: Porthoustock

Sea Boats

More details to follow


Contact: Dave Clare
Posted by: Pete.E 17-05-2019
Night Paddle
Thursday, 26th September 2019
Venue: Fowey to Polruan

Any boat

Details to follow


Contact: Lee Franklin
Posted by: Pete.E 17-05-2019
Wadebridge River Camel
Saturday, 28th September 2019
Venue: Old Town Cove 3.00pm

Any boat

Details to follow


Contact: Julie Hobba
Posted by: Pete.E 17-05-2019
Sea Trip - Incident Management
Sunday, 13th October 2019
Venue: Fowey to Polperro

Sea boats

Details to follow


Contact: Steve Griffiths
Posted by: Pete.E 17-05-2019