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

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)

Membership Subscriptions Due

Membership Subs are now due for payment.

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
Posted by: Pete.E 03-04-2019
Go Paddling Week
Saturday, 25th May 2019

Details to follow


Contact: Lee Franklin
Posted by: Pete.E 17-05-2019
Southwest Paddle Fest
Saturday, 1st June 2019
Venue: Mount Edgcumbe

2019 southwest paddle fest

See southwest paddle fest facebook for full details,

We are pleased to announce that St Austell canoe club will be part of this great event

We will be leading guided trips around plymouth sound

We also hope to offer a small discount to fully paid up club members who wish to just go and enjoy the weekend

Interested ????

Speak to me for more details


Contact: Lee Flanagan
Posted by: Lee.Flan 26-01-2019
Percuil Paddle - June date TBA
Venue: Percuil

Any boat

Details to follow

Date in June yet to be set


Contact: Kevin Bray
Posted by: Pete.E 17-05-2019
Marazion Sea Trip
Saturday, 20th July 2019
Venue: Marazion

Sea Boats

Details to follow


Contact: Lee Franklin
Posted by: Pete.E 17-05-2019