Job Posting – Club Manager

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Banook Canoe Club is hiring a Club Manager. The Club Manager is a year-round full-time position which manages the administrative/office functions of the club, supports the membership and paddling programs, and promotes the rental of the facility. Apply by April 17th, 2021. View the full job description here.

2021 Summer Registration Information

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Please note – most membership categories and paddling programs are full for summer 2021. If you are interested in registering, please contact our Membership Director at to determine if there is availability. Annual membership and Summer programming registration is now open and we hope you will register for 2021. Yahoo!  The link can be found at the bottom of […]

Summer Jobs – Apply Now

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Yes!! We have posted our summer jobs! We have openings for paddling coaches, lifeguards, and childcare coordinators. Job postings close Friday, March 12, 2021. Please submit your application to Download and view the full job descriptions from the links below. Note that salaries will be based on experience. Lifeguard/Swim Instructor Childcare Staff Paddling Coach – Full-Time Paddling […]

Suspending Athletics and all Fitness Bookings for 2 weeks

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As per the announcement today by Dr. Strang and Premier McNeil and advised by ADCKC, effective end of day Wednesday, November 25, Banook Canoe Club will be closed for a period of at least 2 weeks. All ADCKC clubs in HRM are following this same protocol. This suspension of training activities includes but is not […]

We are hiring!

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We’re Hiring! Exciting full time opportunity with an opening for an Assistant Coach. See Employment opportunities under the “About Us” menu link for full job description.

Happy Thanksgiving

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Banook Canoe Club will be closed Monday, October 12. It is a day off for athletes and staff. There will be no programming on this date. It will also be a day off for volunteers. Emails to the Banook office will not be monitored over the weekend.  We hope you have an opportunity to enjoy […]

Important Safety Change

Regardless of weather conditions,  any paddler U16 and under now must wear an approved PFD (life jacket) at all times while on water in training, or participating in Banook, ADCKC, or its member clubs programs.

Also, any paddler, of any age, who is unable to prove swimming proficiency as required under the Canoe Kayak Canada Code of Safety must wear a PFD at all times while on water in training, or participating in the programs of Banook, the ADCKC or its member clubs.


Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers are the key to success at Banook, if you are interested in helping out at the club please contact the office.

Members interesting to volunteer with boat repairs can contact Ron Hill, and those wishing to volunteer with minor facility repairs should contact Geoff Bennett.

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