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 All members in the club are volunteers and actively participate in club activities, fundraising and encouraged to participate in community activities.

Please click on the link below to read and understand our club code of conduct.  A signed copy of this needs to accompany your membership application.  Printed copies are available from the club secretary.

Please click on the link below for detailed information on the club membership

Similar to other sports, there are costs. There are two components to membership:

  • Club membership
  • AOCRA membership

Club Membership

This is an annual membership fee; renewable on anniversary of joining, that covers:

  • Canoe Insurance
  • Trailer Registrations, insurance and maintenance
  • Club Coomera venue
  • Maintenance of canoes and equipment

This annual membership does not cover:

  • Race / Regatta Fees and Accommodation
  • Towing Fees
  • Club Uniforms
  • Canoe Hire where applicable
  • Club Refreshments
  • Club Fundraising
  • Purchase of new canoes and associated equipment

Please click on the link below to open up the club membership form. This will need to be completed, printed and signed. Alternatively you can collect a printed form from our club secretary. Our club Registrar will send an invoice for payment.

If you would like to transfer from another club, please contact the club secretary, prior to completing the membership form.

AOCRA Membership

AOCRA is the parent association to which our club belongs. All Club members must also be a financial member of AOCRA (The Australian Outrigger Canoe Racing Association).  Fees are paid to AOCRA to cover liability insurance and for the organisation of the sport.

  • Seniors $70.00
  • Juniors $45.00

Payment is via credit card and is done on an individual basis. Our club cannot make the payment for you. Completing AOCRA registration forms is part of the process.

  • Log in to aocra.com.au
  • Click on Log in / Join
  • Select – I’m not a member-I want to join
  • Select – New member
  • Select Zone – SQ Zone
  • Select Club – Gold Coast Outrigger Club
  • Complete online form
  • Payment to AOCRA

Once registered, our Club Registrar will be notified accordingly.

New to Paddling?

How to join: We welcome you to join us. If you’re interested in paddling with Gold Coast Outriggers, or in trying outrigger canoe paddling before you make a commitment, come down to the site at any scheduled novice practice time and talk to our head coach, Leigh Paine. The only pre-requisites are that you can …

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