Kayaking Skills Weekend

Kayaking Skills Weekend
From AUD $480.00
  • Duration: 2 Days (approx.)
  • Product code: IEKS
This two day / overnight course is designed to fine tune your paddling skills and take you into the exciting world of overnight kayaking trips. A camping based program to learn the skills needed to plan and carry out an extended kayaking journey on Tasmania's beautiful waterways. With a mixture of "on the water" and beachside instructional sessions get to put into practice the tips, tricks and skills used by Tasmania's kayak professionals. 

Run by Paddle Australia accredited instructors you will be taken through various activities including:

  • Basic paddling, safe and efficient stroke techniques
  • Safe on water group management 
  • Rescues and towing 
  • Packing kayaks for overnight journeys
  • Expedition equipment
  • Safety equipment
  • Minimal impact sea kayaking
  • Weather interpretation 
  • Tides and winds
So if you have been wanting to get out there on an overnight kayak trip but haven't been quite ready this is the perfect opportunity to learn in a safe and controlled program.

We can supply all kayaks and equipment needed for on the water but recommend using your own sea kayak to get the most out of the weekend.

What's included:
  • Expert instruction
  • Kayak & safety equipment
  • All meals from day 1 lunch to day 2 lunch
  • All camping equipment ( Tent, sleeping bag, mattress & inner sheet )
  • Group cooking equipment

Location: Southern Tasmania - weather dependent

Duration: 2 Days

Min/Max numbers: Minimum of 4, maximum of 8

Cost: $480 pp with your own sea kayak (Contact us to discuss kayak rental if required)

Dates:  Saturday 1st February 2020