Aquatic Reserve

Bower Road, West Lakes.

Come and try

West Lakes Paddle Sports runs coached Come and Try sessions on the second Saturday of every month in canoes, kayaks, and SUPs.

No experience is necessary we have a range of boats for all skill levels.

You need to register and pay online and let us know you’re coming (email so we have the right number of members to help you on the water.

Time: Arrive at 8:45am for an 9am start
Ages: Everyone aged 10 and up (all paddlers must wear PFDs – available at the club)
Cost: $25 plus $5 insurance

Wear light-weight sporting clothing to suit the weather. Water shoes are recommended. Bring a change of clothes and a towel as you may get wet.

For anyone interested in joining up as a member, see our Membership page. 

If you have any difficulties or questions please email

West Lakes Paddle Sports come and try


Always wanted to learn how to paddle?

The club is always welcoming new members of all ages, and encourage you to give us a call, and book a come and try.