Melbourne Flames was established in 2005 and has grown from small beginnings to be one of the most competitive dragon boat clubs in Australia. We are renowned for success in local and international dragon boat competitions and are current Victorian and Australian champions in numerous categories. Our Head Coach Serghei Cucsa has held the position of Head Coach to the Australian Dragon Boat team since 2010 and many of our members are Australian representatives.
Melbourne Flames are a socially and culturally diverse club with over 80 members ranging in age from 12 to 60+ and from 30 different nationalities. We prides ourselves on fostering an inclusive and supportive team culture as we believe these are fundamental to a successful and thriving club. We regularly hold social and fundraising events to grow camaraderie and team spirit amongst our members.
Come and try dragon boating with the Melbourne Flames. Your first 3 sessions are free!
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