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Well done to BRD Senior B and Premier women's dragon boat crews for
receiving invitations to Club Crew World Championships 2020 in France.

Club Crew World Championships 2020

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Established in 1998 Brisbane River Dragons (BRD) is the oldest dragon boat club in Brisbane. BRD is also an outrigger canoe club. We are a competitive club offering local, state, national and international competition. Although a competitive club, we also offer social paddling for fun and fitness with training available all year round.

Latest news and information

AusChamps 2019

AusChamps 2019 was another successful championship for BRD dragon boat racing achieving huge results at the Canberra regatta. Well done to the coaching team and competitors, you’ve done your club proud!   Results for 2019 are: Masters Racing Senior B Mixed Small Boat 2019  Silver 500m Bronze 200   Senior B Women Small Boat Gold 200m Gold 500m small   Senior B Women Standard Boat Gold 2k Senior B women qualified ... Read more

Pan Pacs 2018 - Dragon Boat

Pan Pacs … What an amazing experience BRD! A great event with success on the water and a load of comradery and memories made on the beach. The Snr A ladies so gritty, sneaking into every repercharge, semi and grand final showing continuous improvement every race. The Open B men winning 500m Grand Final in the fastest time of the day in 2.05.91 .The Snr B ladies just missing 2 golds by millimetres. Snr B Mixed finishing 4th by 10ths of seconds... Read more

DB Training 29 September Change of Time

Please note that the dragon boat training session scheduled for Saturday 29 September will now commence at 6:30am arrival for 7am on water. The session will conclude by 8:15am. This is due to a number of our coaching team participating in a DBQ coaching workshop later in the morning.  Please direct any questions to   Read more

Come and try Brisbane River Dragons!

Brisbane River Dragons is currently welcoming new members at all levels for the 2018/19 season. BRD's large paddling family includes experienced sports paddlers as well as social, novice and semi-competitive paddlers. We cater to all age groups and experience levels for both men and women.   We are currently running introductory sessions each Saturday morning from our base at Colmslie Recreation Reserve.   If you have never tried Dra... Read more

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Upcoming events

Dragon Boat Regatta
November 24, 2019

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Burleigh Fire Dragos DB Regatta
December 08, 2019

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Dragon Boat Regatta
January 12, 2020

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Dragon Boat Regatta
February 16, 2020

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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

Corporate Events

Looking for a unique team building activity? BRD's experienced coaches and sweeps will have you paddling like experts in no time. Events can be tailored to suit your individual needs. Plan your next corporate event with BRD. Read more

Training Times

All BRD Paddlers
Saturday 7:00m arrival for 7:30am start
Monday & Wednesday 5.30pm arrival for 6.00pm start

Saturday MBT 7.00am arrival for 7:30am start

Current as at October 2019

Monday & Wednesday OC6 arranged by team 5am on water + Personal craft welcome
Saturday as arranged by OC Coaches
Sunday - OC6 - 7am on water

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This information is current as at October 2019

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