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A comprehensive Australian Rowing History — Find out who rowed in these events and the results they achieved. Read about selection and racing issues and also see the trends and growth in the sport in Australia.

Index to the History of Australia Rowing

Australians in International Events

Australian Championships

Australian Rowing Associations

Australian Rowing Clubs

Other Clubs history contributions welcomed

School Rowing

  • Australian Capital Territory
  • New South Wales
  • Queensland
  • South Australia
  • Tasmania
  • Victoria
  • Western Australia



Website changes are planned

  • The website design is changing. Whilst we are changing the look to a simple and fresh look, there is no significant change to the navigation which has proved to be so good.

Vale Reg Free

  • Reg Free, the great Tasmanian rower, esteemed coach and father of Olympic Champion Duncan Free and World Champion medallist Marcus Free died in February after a long illness. He is remembered with great fondness.

1998 Presidents Cup

RA President Steve Hinchy, Duncan Free, Reg Free (coach)

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April 2015

March 2015

February 2015

January 2015

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