Joining Glebe Rowing Club

Glebe Rowing Club is a community club that welcomes members from all walks of life.

New to Rowing

If you have never rowed before, or consider you need a refresher in the basics of rowing, you should first join our Learn To Row program.

After completing a Learn to Row course, you will be able to apply to become a member of GRC, and be part of a crew or row in a single.

Experienced Rowers

If you have already rowed, you can have a chat with our Club Captain (email: who will organise for you to come down to the Club, meet other members and assess your rowing ability.


Membership inquiries should be directed to the Membership Coordinator.

Membership Applications

Prospective members are invited to have three rows at the Club, before they must apply for membership. A fee of $10 per row is payable for these first three rows.

How to Apply For Membership

Here are the steps to applying for membership.

Step 1: Complete The Application Form Below

Note that you are required to provide the names of two current members. One to nominate and one to second your application to the club.

These members will be contacted to confirm their nomination of you.

If you do not provide these names your application will not proceed.

Step 2: Make Payment

After completing the application form you will receive an invoice from the club. This invoice needs to be paid before your application proceeds to Committee review.

Step 3: Committee Review

The GRC Committee will review applications with confirmed payments on the first Tuesday of each month.

If your application is rejected, the club will reimburse your Joining Fee and Annual Membership fee payments within 30 days.

If you application is approved you will receive notification soon after the meeting.