The Swan River Rowing Club

A Perth rowing club for athletes from social to Olympic levels, dedicated to developing
personal excellence both on and off the water since 1885.


Swan River Rowing Club is a community rowing club in Perth, Western Australia. Situated on the riverbank at Canning Bridge, we’ve been dedicated to developing excellence and a community spirit in our members since 1885.

The club is run by an annually elected board of volunteers, who oversee current operations and future growth.


James Arnott


Cameron Glover

Club Captain

Mike Hinsley

Director (Finance)

Rohan James & Patrick Boere

Communications & social media

Colin Beckett

Director (Safety)

Steve Rivers 

Clubhouse Director

Adriana Marulli


Brett Woolfitt

Club Patron

The day-to-day management of the athletes and club operations is undertaken by the Operations sub-committee:

Sam Marsh


Mark Beer

(Head Coach)

Isabella Edinger

(Women’s Vice Captains)

Ryan Povey

(Men’s Vice Captain)

Anthony Battaglia

(Master’s Vice Captain)

Lachlan van de Ven

(Boat Captain)