Australis are the manufacturers of the the popular
Powerblade and Banjo paddle blades.
All Australis paddles made at the factory are "double
plugged" to create an air lock so that your paddle will
float on top of the water and we only use "anodised"
aluminium to protect your hands and prevent them from reacting
with the aluminium and turning black.
All paddles on a fibreglass shaft are supplied with a control
grip and heatshrink fitted as standard.
Australis also sell our paddle blades as
"blades only" to other
manufacturers. Please ask your salesperson if the paddle was
made directly by Australis, and if not, ask if anodised
aluminium has been used and if the shaft and blades have