MyScout Event Registration
Paddle Venture 2019 (Katarapko)
17 May 2019 - 19 May 2019 (Applications close on 13 May 2019 at 23:59, 4 days before the event starts.)
Overnight paddling trip on the River Murray and Katarapko Creek, Friday 17th May to Sunday 19th May.
Meet at Berri Scout Hall (Traeger Lane, off Foreman Rd), Friday night 19:00 (pre-trip briefing from 20:00), Saturday morning car shuttle & depart from Lock 4, camp overnight in the Katarapko Section of Murray River NP with finish/pickup at the river bend car park east of the Loxton BIG4 Caravan Park, Sunday afternoon, 15:00. Total distance of approx. 25km over the two days.
This is a bush camping and self-catering trip, open to Venturers and Linking Scouts.
NOTE - Only 30 participant places are available, 16 with supplied kayaks and 14 for those with access to their own Scouts SA registered kayaks or canoes.
We can support a mix of kayaks and canoes, if your Group/Section has it's own, please organise with them. Otherwise select Youth Paddler + Nifty 385 Kayak when registering on MyScout Events.
Venturers may use this activity for their Award Scheme, with enough hours included to complete VA Outdoors or could be part of a QSA Outdoors plan and both will require Unit Council pre-approval and contact with Paddle Venture LIC.
Greg Walker's Kayaking Checklist, for what to bring both personally / as a team, e.g. shared equipment/supplies with your paddling partner inc. food, water, tent, stove etc. (Note - this checklist does includes equipment that only applies to supporting Paddling Leaders.) Once registration is confirmed, you'll also receive a Confirmation/Information Letter & an alternative visual Gear List.
All other enquires/questions, please direct them to, Leader-In-Charge, Paul Leicester, E firstname.lastname@example.org M 0447 151 063
Youth Paddler with own Scouts SA Registered kayak or canoe: $15
Youth Paddler + Kayak: $35
Adult Endorsed Paddling Leader + Kayak: $30
Adult Endorsed Paddling Leader: $10