Category: News

New Rowing ACT Board

The Rowing ACT Board has been confirmed for 2019, with Ben James and Catherine Garrington joining as appointed directors. They join Ben Page and Kent Peters as new directors and Alison Creagh as the new president, taking over from David Bagnall, Vince McMahon, Bill Mason and Catherine Bowyer. Capital Lakes’ Catherine Bowyer remains heavily involved […]

Help Kat Ross be named World Para Rower of the Year!

After breaking the World Record and winning the Women’s PR2 Single Scull at this years World Championships, Kat now has the possibility of being named Para Rower of the Year. To help her with this, please go to the form below and fill in a nomination! If Kat wins this award, she would be the […]

Notice of AGM

The 2019 Annual General Meeting will be held at the YMCA Sailing Club, Alexandrina Drive, Yarralumla at 6.00pm on Wednesday 18 September, 2019. The agenda for the meeting is included below. Clubs are entitled to one vote, to be exercised by a person nominated by the club, on questions arising at the meeting. This vote […]

Position Vacant – Rowing Coordinator Ballarat

The Damascus College Rowing program has developed a unique and proud tradition with over 70 participants, in its young seven year existence. We are committed to continual improvement and strengthening the strong foundations that have been established thus far. Following a review of our Rowing program that has resulted in an expanded leadership structure, our […]

ACT High Performance Head Coach Vacancy

Applications are invited for the position of the ACT High Performance Head Coach. Applications should be submitted by Wednesday 11 September. Late applications will be considered at the discretion of the Panel. The ACT High Performance Head Coach is part of a trilateral initiative between Rowing Australia, the ACT Academy of Sport and Rowing ACT. […]

Regatta Sub-Committee proposals August 6

The Regatta Sub-Committee will meet on Tuesday August 6 to finalise the regatta calendar and order of events for the 2019/20 Rowing ACT season. Click here for the agenda and information on what is being proposed. Any comments should go to your club representative in the first instance.

Talent Identification Day Information

Rowing ACT is holding Talent Identification Testing this weekend. While aimed at non-rowers, anyone aged 13-19 is invited to complete the testing. More information is below, or can be found on the Talent Identification page. Date & Time: 10am-12pm, Sunday 28th July The testing will take up the majority of the 2 hour session, so […]

Adjustment to By-Laws

The Board agreed on 22 July 2019 to some minor amendments to By-Laws around meetings of the Regatta Sub-Committee (para 46), following discussion at the Open Forum. The amended By-Laws may be found here. The Board decided that the former provisions were too restrictive in the timing of meetings and that there should be a […]


End Season Forum – 8 May 2019 The Board met last night and approved the May minutes which discussed the Open Forum – the Board did not meet in June. The Board would like to thank all those who attended the end-of-the-season forum and contributed to the discussion.  Set out below are notes capturing the main issues […]

Rowing SA/SASI Boats for Sale

Rowing South Australia has a number of boats available for purchase. Please see the document below for more information.