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Thank you Sunshine Coast Council for supporting us!

Outrigger Caloundra has added a V3 from Are Tahiti to our fleet.  We were able to secure funding through the Sunshine Coast Council’s grant program to purchase a three-person canoe.  This canoe will give us more flexibility to accommodate everyone at training.  It will also be a great training canoe for upskilling our steerers!  

Our Community Clubhouse

Outrigger Caloundra’s clubhouse has been a community facility since the 1960s.  Over the years the club has been home to the Caloundra All Boats Sailing Club, the Malibu Club and Caloundra State High School for marine studies. Outrigger Caloundra have called the clubhouse at Leach Park, Golden Beach home since 2000.  We are a not-for-profit club […]

September 2019 – Come and Try Month!

Calling all ocean lovers with a competitive spirit!!  Come and Try outrigger canoeing with us every Saturday in September from 8:30am to 9:30am.  We’ll take you for quick 10 min paddle sessions around the passage and go through technique and safety issues on the beach.  Suitable for the whole family!  Free event, no bookings required.  […]

2018 Beginner Program

  Do any of these statements relate to you? “I’ve always wanted to give paddling a go” “I need to find a sport that is more gentle on my knees” “I want to meet new people and try a new sport” “I want to get my kids involved in a sport that the whole family […]

Optional Uniform Extras

If you would like to purchase some new club gear, please print out this form “Outrigger Caloundra Optional Uniform Extras” and return it to Bec in an envelope with cash by the end of March. Sublimated polos will be available by the end of June (at the latest) while the other gear will be available in […]

Quick Reference to Crossing the Caloundra Bar

The Caloundra Bar demands our respect.  It is unpredictable and one of the toughest to get in and out of.  Conditions not only change daily; they can change by the minute.   If the wind picks up or changes direction, a once calm bar can turn nasty!  Just like Uncle Bruce says, there is no such […]

Christmas Mega Raffle

Outrigger Caloundra received $7k under the Stronger Communities Programme (Round 3) to contribute towards the cost of a new OC6. We thank Andrew Wallace MP for supporting the project that will help deliver social benefits in our local community.  Outrigger Caloundra will be paying for the remaining costs.  To help with our fundraising efforts, we […]

September 2017 Beginner Program

Click here to view our Intro to Outrigging Info Pack 2017 for the Beginner Program! What is outrigger canoeing? In simple terms, outrigger canoeing is a water sport for individuals and/or teams.  Outrigger canoes come in many shapes and sizes for 1, 2, 4, 6 or 12 people.  The most common type of paddling is done in […]