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 4 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

* Just come along to Porthpean any Thursday evening at 6.30pm for a free trial *

Click here for full details

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)

Membership Subscriptions Due

Membership Subs are due for payment on the 1st May.

Current members of the club can renew their membership via the Renew Membership webpage. Just enter your membership number and follow the instructions on the page.

All members should have already received a reminder email which includes their membership number. If anyone does not have their membership number, then please contact Charlotte Ward, Membership Secretary.

Your cooperation and prompt payment will be much appreciated.


Contact: Charlotte Ward
Club Trip Percuil
Saturday, 26th May 2018
Venue: Percuil

Any Boat,

meet at percuil at 0930,

on the water 1000,

bring food and drink,

and appropriate clothing for the weather condition, 


Contact: Kevin Bray
Posted by: Pete.E 10-05-2018
Club Trip Saltash
Saturday, 7th July 2018
Venue: Saltash


Details to follow


Contact: Dick Hobba
Posted by: Pete.E 10-05-2018
Club Trip Porthtowan
Saturday, 21st July 2018
Venue: Porthtowan

Sea Kayaks

Details to follow


Contact: Dave Clare
Posted by: Pete.E 10-05-2018
Charlestown Regatta Swim Support
Saturday, 21st July 2018
Venue: Charlestown

Support the swimmers in any boat.


Contact: Julie & Dick Hobba
Posted by: Pete.E 10-05-2018