Fairfield Canoe Club has a strong tradition in teaching people to paddle and runs a variety of courses throughout the year. All courses are run at the clubhouse on the Yarra River.
FCC has a number of social and paddling events held at the club throughout the year. The C4 challenge featured a junior race.
In this edition you can read about:
- Great news for platypus - Victoria announces a ban on opera house traps from July 2019.
- Important platypus sightings from the Wimmera River and the South Australian section of the Murray River system.
- Seasonal variation in platypus sightings.
- A rakali survey to be launched in the ACT region in 2018-19.
- What to do if you hook a platypus while angling.
Henley Regattas’ were all the rage in the 1920’s. This description reflects that. Note the mixed of rowing and canoeing events. Also note the inclusion of women on the card.