September 2021 Sea Kayaking Trip Schedule                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           

Sep 2021 Tide Venue/Event Distance Km Grade Comments Leader
Some of the Paddles such as at Bribie Is and Redcliffe can be shortened for new Paddlers Contact the Leader for information Ring the trip leader the night before
Sat 4th 0732 1.69H Yundah St General Paddle New Members hiring a Sea Kayak from club please note: – Must ring leader on Friday evening so that the leader is informed as to who is coming. Hire Sea Kayak from Greg Litherland. 15 all Beginners come and paddle in the Bay off Sandgate with experienced sea kayakers. Bring your Spray Skirt/Sea Kayak/Tidemark/Life Jacket There are 3 sea kayaks as well as Tide Marks with skirts for hire. John Blackley.
Sun 5th Upper Brisbane River. Dam Wall to Savages Crossing – 20km (See Below in “Save the Date” for details of trilogy) Meeting time 7:30 at Fernvale Bakery Richard Wormack
Tue 7th 0938 2.00H Colmslie Beach Res – Story Bridge or South Bank 23 2 152 Colmslie Rd, Murarrie QLD 4172 Reg Bright
Sat 11th 1232 2.17H Yundah St (Many paddlers will be departing for Elanda Point Camp on Sunday) 15 all Alternate paddle can be arranged by a leader if sufficient numbers Need a volunteer
Sun 12th – Fri 17th Elanda Point Camp Graham Moorhead
Tue 14th 0841 0.57L Yundah St (Many paddlers will be at Elanda Point Camp) 15 all Alternate paddle can be arranged by a leader if sufficient numbers Need a volunteer
Sat 18th 0739 1.81H Scarborough Beach (Pirate Playground, north car park) to Scott’s Point 15 2 Landsborough Avenue, Scarborough Need a volunteer
Tue 21st 0943 2.06H Weinam Ck –via Garden Is passage –South to Karragarra Is – via Lucas Passage –around Lamb Is to Clarks Pt & return via Krummel Passage 24 2 Esplanade Rd Graham Bell
Sat 25th 1200 2.11H Oyster Pt to inside beach St Helena and return via southern side Brisbane River rock wall and Whyte Island mangrove cut through. 25 2 off Glenora St Wynnum North Richard Sharpe
Tue 28th 0722 0.68L Bells Beach Clontarf to Queens Beach North 20 2 Hornibrook Esp and Maine Road, Clontarf Warren Jeffrey

 

  • In the event of a BOM issued strong wind warning, the scheduled paddle will default to Yundah St or be cancelled.
  • Trip Leaders to ensure brief and debrief for each paddle.

Save the date
Sun 5th Sep – Dam Wall to Savages Crossing – 20km
Sun 3rd Oct – Twin Bridges to Burtons Bridge – 19km
Sun 7th Nov – Burtons Bridge to Kholo – 21km

(Meeting time 7:30 at Fernvale Bakery. Numbers are limited on account of car shuffle. TK1 or small plastic kayaks required for manoeuvrability and portage. Club members can hire suitable kayaks. Hirer to arrange pick up and return to club shed)

31st Oct –> 5th Nov – Carlo Pt – Rainbow Beach Paddle Camp (Contact Charmaine Renaud)

Sat 18th Dec – Yundah St – ABnCRIPCP

(Further details and paddle confirmations in future plans)

Leaders may wish to consider river or creek paddles if exposed water paddles are not possible as a result of adverse weather. Maree Mills is prepared to lead such creek paddles.

Paddle Planning Committee

Bill Mansell, Maree Mills & Warren Jeffrey