News & Research

Breast Cancer Survivors................ Get your happy back!! "Come and Try" dragon boating! It's free, and it's heaps of fun! None of us had ever picked up a paddle once, either! We are always welcoming new members... Read more
Dragons Abreast Sunshine Coast's Kath Barry was recognised for her contributions to volunteering with Dragons Abreast Sunshine Coast and promoting the sport within the community. Jarrod Bleijie MP presented the award ... Read more
The Event A special regatta where you can experience the thrill of dragon boat racing while supporting Dragons Abreast in Canberra and across the country. A full crew consists of 20 paddlers. Don’t have 20? No worrie... Read more
Earlier this year, Dragons Abreast Australia members were introduced to Urban Poling, a form of walking using specialized hand held walking poles developed by Canadian Occupational Therapist Mandy Shintani. Mandy was fa... Read more
The International Breast Cancer Paddlers Commission (IBCPC) Festival Committee has confirmed the venue for the next IBCPC Festival to be held in 2022. In late 2018, the IBCPC called for expressions of interest to host t... Read more
The latest news from the Mothers Day Classic team! Discover a fun fitness alternative after a breast cancer diagnosis Managing health and fitness can be difficult after a breast cancer diagnosis. There is a common beli... Read more
Come and celebrate with Dragons Abreast Canberra as they put on the glitz for their 20th Birthday! The glamorous cocktail party will see the flappers on The Deck, Regatta Point from 7-10 pm on 10th August. Guests are i... Read more
Intrepid DAA members from all over Australia have made their way to Kununurra, Western Australia, to take part in the 55km Ord River Dragon Boat Marathon. The paddlers enjoyed a full day's paddling down the mighty Or... Read more
We are thrilled to introduce our newest DAA Ambassador – Dr. Kellie Toohey. For over twenty years, Dr. Toohey’s work has been researching the benefits of exercise to improve lifestyle. While exercise is now being ac... Read more
Dragons Abreast members from all around Australia were part of the 100,000 people who took part in this year's Mothers Day Classic! People across 88 different locations in Australia from capital cities to remote towns t... Read more


In the Loop

In The Loop - December 2019

The end of a decade!  A lot has been happening at DAA.

In The Loop - October 2019

Lots of exciting news leading up to the end of 2019!

In The Loop - June 2019

What's been happening in the first half of 2019?

In The Loop - April 2019

In this issue catch up with all the DAA news in the first quarter of 2019!




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