Taranaki Dragonboat team (breast cancer and supporters) paddling on the Waitara River and participating in regattas in New Zealand.


Kia Ora!

Welcome to the Taranaki Dragons, the Dragonboat club of Taranaki.

We are a proud, positive and a motivated group of women who are committed to leading full and active lives. We aim to promote awareness of breast cancer and survivorship, offer support, make new friendships, increase fitness, and have a lot of fun along the way.


2013/2014 Season

We are still recruiting new members.  We welcome men and women: breast cancer survivors and other enthusiastic paddlers,sweeps and drummers.

Interested or like to know more? Please click here to download a membership form or click on contact us.


We are very grateful for the generous support from our sponsors and the community. Major contributors in our first 2009-2010 season were Taranaki Electricity Trust, NZ Lottery Grants Board, NZ Breast Cancer Foundation and TSB Community Trust. Thank you also for support from Peter Budden Chemist, Tony Epplett Signs, Methanex, Hookers, Fitzroy Yachts, and the Taranaki Cancer Society. Read more...