Upcoming events

Hakka Festival 2016
June 5, 2016

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Dragons Abreast National Regatta
June 17, 2016

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Introductory session

The easiest way to get involved and to see what the sport is all about is to come along to our weekly intro sessions. These sessions are designed to help you understand what we are about and see if this is the sport for you. Read more

Welcome to Brisbane River Dragons

Established in 1998 Brisbane River Dragons (BRD) is the oldest dragon boat club in Brisbane. We are a competitive yet social paddling club that train and compete throughout the year.

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BRD Host Corporate Games

  BRD hosted a Dragon Boat Regatta for the Queensland Corporate Games at NorthShore Hamilton on Saturday 21 May. Seven teams of 20 paddlers entered and raced off over 3 rounds to decide  semi final positions and then the major final. Races were held over 200m. Teams who participated in the event were: Cook Medical Cox Rayner DSITI Ducks DSITI Vikings St George Bank TechnologyOne Queensland Urban Utilities The final winners on the... Read more

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BRD EOI Head Coaches

Brisbane River Dragons Dragon Boat and Outrigger Canoe Club is seeking applications from interested persons for the positions of Dragon Boat Head Coach and Outrigger Canoe Head Coach.  Applications close at midnight on 1st June 2016. The successful applicants will be appointed by 15 June 2016. The position is advertised annually with the term for the current appointment being 1 July 2016 to 30 June 2017. Please click the following links to... Read more

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Dragon Boat National and World Championships Wrap-Up

The Dragon Boat National Championships and Club Crew World Championships have been an exciting time for Brisbane River Dragons with the club achieving outstanding success during both events. The preparation of teams by Head Coach Ewen McDonald for these events was very thorough and contributed greatly to their overall results achieved, however, without the commitment of members to training and competition the success would not have been possib... Read more

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BRD mourns the loss of one in a million

Today we mourn the tragic loss of our friend and former BRD member Carol Waitohi.Carol contributed greatly over many years to BRD as a paddler, volunteer and committee member. She was much loved and highly respected by all who knew her. We are all deeply saddened and impacted by this terrible news.To Willis and family and the Gold Coast Pink Dragons...from BRD....please accept our sincerest condolences.We cannot begin to understand how you are fe... Read more

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