Our purpose is to preserve New Zealand's whitewater resources and enhance opportunities to enjoy them safely.

Membership

Join the organisation that is committed to New Zealand's whitewater rivers. By becoming a Whitewater NZ Member, you directly contribute to our ability to preserve New Zealand's whitewater resources.

Register | Individual Membership | Individual Membership | Club Membership (List of clubs) | Associate Membership

Register

Register an account to participate in our forums (including Buy, Sell & Swap) and comment on the River Guide. Registration is free.

Whitewater NZ has four classes of membership:

Individual Membership

Individuals can join for $10 (NZD) for a year's membership, receiving voting rights at the AGM. This is designed to suit people outside the club system, who nevertheless wish to support the work of Whitewater NZ (especially in Access and Conservation).

Join or Renew using our online form and pay via credit card (Paypal), internet banking* or cheque.

Family Membership

Families can join for $50 (NZD) for a year's membership, receiving a single vote at the AGM.

Join or Renew using our online form and pay via credit card (Paypal), internet banking* or cheque.

Club Membership

Clubs may join any number of members (minimum 5) for a low $10 for a year's membership per member, receiving NZ Canoeing per member and voting rights in proportion to their current paid membership. The lower membership fee is intended as recognition of the valuable role clubs play in the New Zealand recreational canoeing community.

Clubs may mix and match Subscription durations and Mailing options to suit their member's requirements. We recommend clubs make suitable adjustments to their membership processes and forms so that their members are aware of Whitewater NZ Membership options.

Clubs: Join or Renew using our online form.

List of New Zealand clubs, including those offering Whitewater NZ Membership.

Associate Membership

Associate members may join for $30 for a year's membership but do not have voting rights. This membership class is recommended for canoe-related organisations such as outfitters, outdoor centres, Government departments and clubs that do not wish to join any members (for example, flatwater racing clubs).

Join or Renew using our online form and pay via credit card (Paypal), internet banking* or cheque.

* If paying by Internet Banking, please deposit funds into Westpac 03-0490-0463007-00 and put your surname and initials in the reference field.

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