Join the Whitewater Canoe Club

We welcome new members from beginners to experienced kayakers

If you’re looking to join and sign up to one of our beginner courses, find more info here.  Membership is included in your course fees.

Otherwise, please fill in the online form below. Our membership fees are $70 for new members.  If you are a Junior (under 18), contact us first, as Juniors can join free.

Payment options include credit card or POLi.

If you experience difficulties with the application process, please email

Our club’s membership policy can be found here.

Please note that for safety reasons we reserve the right not to take paddlers without the required skills on club trips.  If you have no prior experience whitewater kayaking you should enrol for a beginner course or contact us to discuss joining the club.

Both the NZ Kayak School  and Canterbury Kayaking work closely with our club and run courses throughout the season.  Other qualified instructors can be found on the NZOIA website.