A classic one day sea kayak tour for students and convenient to Melbourne. St Kilda is protected from most wind directions and thus is ideal for skill development and as a starting point. Students paddle towards Port Melbourne for lunch. The city scape may be observed while paddling along.
LOCATION: 300 m west of Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron, Pier Rd, St Kilda, Mel. Ref. 57 J9
DESCRIPTION: St Kilda is protected from most wind directions and thus is ideal for skill development and as a starting point. Students paddle towards Port Melbourne for lunch. The city scape may be observed while paddling along. Students may also observe the great movement of ships under the Westgate bridge. Plenty to see and discuss for students. A great introduction to sea kayaking and close to the city.
It is advisable to have transport available for the day as weather conditions may necessitate a change of location.
GRADE: Novice—years 9 to 12
DURATION: 9:30am to 3:00pm
MINIMUM GROUP SIZE: 12
INCLUSIONS: All kayak equipment and kayak guide
The Melbourne City Sea Kayak Tour is scheduled for Saturday 25th March, 6:00 pm, 3 vacancies. View the city up close, hear stories of the history of the port. Have a break and snack where Melbourne was first settled by Europeans.
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Kayak Hire is from Abbotsford - Yarra River (all year round). We supply a trolley and are located just 300m from the water. We are open every day in summer. Forecast is for 31C and 32C on the weekend. Call before hand to make sure kayaks are available and make a booking Hire