Melbourne Flames was established in 2005 and is one of the longest running dragon boat clubs in Victoria. We are renowned for success in local and international dragon boat racing. As current Victorian and Australian champions in numerous categories, we have won gold against clubs from around the world at Club Crew World Championships. 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 have represented Australia.
Located in Melbourne’s beautiful Docklands, we are a socially and culturally diverse club with over 80 members ranging in age from 12 to 60+ and from 30 different nationalities. Melbourne Flames prides itself on fostering an inclusive and supportive team culture as we believe these are fundamental to a successful and thriving club.
Come and try dragon boating with the Melbourne Flames. Your first 3 sessions are free!
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