Category: News

High Performance Program, Coordinator: Part-Time Position

Does this sound like you? You would like to work part time with work from home opportunities. You are an experienced Sports Administrator with exposure to top level, elite pathways sport, or have highly developed administrative skills and looking to move into a sports environment You have a knowledge of rowing or sport at the […]

Vacancy – Executive Officer Rowing ACT: Full-Time Position

Does this sound like you? You have well-developed administrative skills and would like to work in a sports environment. You have a knowledge of rowing or the ability to quickly acquire such knowledge. You are a self-starter who has the drive and initiative to get things done. You have well-developed communication and interpersonal skills with […]


Canberra Rowing Club wins the Men’s and Women’s Premiership in 2017-18. With the completion of Rowing ACT’s 2017-18 season of point score regattas the Canberra Rowing Club have again been victorious in our Premierships. ANUBC have improved with their influx of new members and coaches to come second in both categories and this is a […]

Head of the Lake – Canberra Times – Next G

Next generation of rowers in Canberra for ACT Head of the Lake schools regatta    

Lost phone handed in on Sunday at the Championships

An iPhone 5 was handed in at the RACT tent on Sunday at the ACT Champs. If you lost it, or know who lost it, please send an email to Thanks. Update Owner and phone re-united – thanks to Edwin.      

Rowing World Champions to race at ACT Rowing Champs this weekend!

  The current World Champion Men’s Four crew of Jack Hargreaves, Spencer Turrin, Alexander Hill and Joshua Hicks are set to make appearances at the ACT Rowing Championships this coming weekend on Lake Burley Griffin. The crew form part of a high profile line-up of entries from the AIS National Rowing Centre men’s training squad […]

New ACT Trophy for Men’s Champion Under 19 Single Scull

Rowing ACT has a new perpetual trophy – The Tarcoola Trophy which has been donated by the Letcher family. It is to be awarded to the winner of the ACT Champion U19 Men’s Single Scull. The Letcher family have been significant contributors to ACT Rowing. Luke has won multiple National Championships (including the National Under […]

Geoff Northam appointed to World U23 Championships jury

FISA announced today that Rowing ACT boat race official Geoff Northam has been appointed to the jury of umpires for the World Rowing Under 23 Championships. This is great recognition for Geoff, who is a stalwart of rowing in Canberra and is one of Rowing ACT’s and Rowing Australia’s top umpires. The Championships will be […]

Executive Officer Vacancy

Please be aware that applications for the position of Executive Officer, Rowing ACT, was recently advertised with Sportspeople.   The detail is repeated below.   Applications are invited for the position of Executive Officer Rowing ACT.  Applications should be submitted by 14th February 2018.  The Board reserves the right to consider late applications. Responsible to: The […]