We use a rolling membership system, which means that your membership lasts for 12 months from the day you join or renew.

Below is a guide to our memberships and fees.

To sign up or renew your membership, visit Paddle Australia.


Membership TypeCost
[$50 PWA]
[$40 PA]
[$20 IOP]
Juniors [17 or under as of January 1]Reduced fee shown at checkout.

If you are an existing member of another paddling club, you only need to pay the $20 fee to IOP and you’re eligible to receive all the benefits of being an IOP member.


Insurance is just one of the many benefits of being a Paddle Australia member.  

Whether you are paddling for recreation, training or competition, solo or as part of a group, you have peace of mind knowing that you are protected by our insurance program for both Personal Accident and Public Liability insurance, 24/7, worldwide.

For more information on Membership benefits visit Paddle Australia.

Logging in to Paddle Australia

To log in, you will need your Paddling Australia membership number and password. 

If you have forgotten either, you can reset your password online. Choose the “Forgot Password” link on the login panel and follow the directions from there.

If a match is found in the database, you will be sent an email with your user id, member#, and new website password.

If you experience any difficulties, please contact the PA membership admin:
Phone: +61 2 9763 0670 [select Option 2]
Email: .
If you cannot reach them, email Julie Jenkinson with your details.  

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