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Course Intermediate Whitewater Packraft Course
Course Dates 03/11/2018 - 04/11/2018
Closing Date 19/10/2018
Course Information

Intermediate Whitewater Packraft Course

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Dates: Saturday 3rd & Sunday 4th November 2018

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Venue: Mersey White Water Regional Reserve

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Accommodation: Camping (own tents) @ Berlin Wall campsite

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Fee: $295

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Course Numbers: Spaces are limited due to low instructor-student ratios

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Registration closing date: October 19th, with all payments to be made by this date

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Paddle Tasmania Development Officer: Sandra Kent Paddle.Tas@paddle.org.au 0497 656 710 (for any enquiries about registration and payments)

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Course Coordinator: Mark Oates mark.oates.outdoors@gmail.com 0409 194 260 (for any enquiries about course details or suitability)

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Paddlern Tasmania will be conducting an Intermediate Whitewater Packrafting rnCourse at the Mersey White Water Regional Reserve in north-west Tasmaniarn in early November. This course involves camping (BYO tent and camping rngear) adjacent to the Mersey River. To learn more about the section of rnthe Mersey the group will utilise, see: https://tas.paddle.org.au/info_uppermersey

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The course will be run by Paddle Australiarn Advanced Whitewater Instructors Dan Hall and Mark Oates but may also rninclude additional instructors. It is ideally suited to those who rncurrently paddle grade 2 rivers as well as those who are aspiring to rnlearn to paddle grade 3 safely & competently. If you are unsure as rnto whether this is the right level of course for you please refer to thern information click here.
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Thern focus of this course is on developing safety and technical knowledge rnspecific to packrafts being used on grade 2+ whitewater. There will rnnumber of in-water practical components and all participants should be rnprepared for sessions involving capsizes and rescues plus swimming and rnwading in moving water (wetsuits are highly recommended or drysuits if available).

For further information and to register visit the webpage: https://tas.paddle.org.au/intermediate-whitewater-packraft-course/

National Training Provider Paddle Tasmania
Email Paddle.Tas@paddle.org.au
Address TAS
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Course Cost Free
Please ensure you have been in contact with Paddle Tasmania prior to registering for this course to ensure you have the appropriate skills and information to take part.