Fairfield Canoe Club
2019 Centenary Year

At the Fairfield Canoe Club


Fairfield Canoe Club runs a variety of paddling courses throughout the year. All courses are run at the clubhouse on the Yarra River, and are usually held on a Saturday or Sunday morning. Subscribe to our classes notification list ».
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Weekly ENews

eNews is published every Thursday and contains information about our club and the Canoeing and Kayaking community.

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Club Boats

Fairfield Canoe Club has a fantastic fleet available to our members, including a wide range of kayaks, canoes and polo boats. 
Our fleet includes single, double and quad boats ranging from stable beginner craft through to less stable racing craft.

FCC Information

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FCC is a dynamic club on the banks of the Yarra River with a friendly club culture and rich history that spans 100 years. The club offers a successful four-week beginner course, regular training sessions, coaching, weekly e-News bulletin, access to a fleet of beginner and intermediate club-owned boats and allocated storage racks for private boats.

All FCC full members are equal members and must be shareholders in our cooperative. Full members can vote at our AGM and can stand for election to our Board of Management.

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FCC and Covid-19

Our clubhouse is open including bathrooms showers and kitchen.  Members and their guests are welcome,  guests - please sign in in the guest book.

Get in, paddle, clean and sanitise equipment after use.  While face masks are no longer required, if you have any symptoms at all please do wear a face mask.  First aid is available in the boatshed and upstairs.

Rowan and the FCC Board.

More info on Covid-19

Sunday 3 December - Our Christmas Party and Awards start 4pm.  All welcome!  Book online here now.  $15 adults, $20 non member adults, $5 children.  Dinner provided, BYO alcoholic drinks.  During the Christmas Party we'll hold a River Rally/ Scavenger Hunt, so bring your paddling clothes! Also on Sunday 3 December we have the BJNL […]
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Yarra Levels

03 Dec
06:36 pm


Change: 0cm/hr
About Yarra Levels
We WILL postpone or cancel our beginner courses above 1.0m water level.
Above 1.0m, only experienced paddlers should go out.


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From our occasional Sunday time trials to information about using club boats at races, we will help you get racing.. 

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Visit the Club rooms

If you would like to visit the club rooms for a tour and speak to a representative in person, a Director is available most Sundays from 9.45am to 10.15am. The club rooms are located at: 

9 The Esplanade Fairfield VIC 3078 » 
Melways Ref: Map 30, K12

Check our calendar to see if a director is available

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