Come view Williamstown from a unique perspective - from the water. Kayak up close to stationary cargo ships, paddle amongst yachts and jetties while ferries and sea planes hustle in and out of this port. Great views of Melbourne City and Westgate Bridge from your sea kayak.
This is a package deal of kayaking and fish and chips for lunch.
LOCATION: Meet at the "water's end" of Ann St, Williamstown and park at the "Seaworks" car park.
DESCRIPTION: Start at "Seaworks" which is part of Williamstown Maritime Precinct. You will firstly "gear up" and then jump on the water to get use to your double sea kayak and practise paddling skills.
Williamstown is an historical sea side town so there is alot to view from the water. Kayak up close to stationary cargo ships, paddle amongst yachts and jetties while ferries and sea planes hustle in and out of this port. Great views of Melbourne City and Westgate Bridge from your sea kayak.
Tour options include paddling over the shipping channel to Sandridge Beach or paddling along the protected waters of Williamstown foreshore. Get a taste for what sea kayaking is all about without travelling to far out of town.
This is a package tour so lunch of fish n' chips and a drink is provided half way through the tour on Williamstown Foreshore.
After lunch sea kayak over to where navy ships are being built or refurbished.
This is a 3.5 hour tour with 2.5 hours of paddling time.
DURATION: 10:00 am to 1:30 pm
INCLUSIONS: Photos, fish & chips for lunch, drinks and all paddling equipment
Sea Kayak Expedition along the scenic east coast of Wilsons Promontory for 6 days. Camping at all the best beaches. Amazing landscape and beautiful beaches. 10 km per day of paddling so plenty of time to fish, snorkel, walk and relax. Boat pick up at the end to take people back to the start.
Tour Dates: 4 - 9 December 2017, 6 - 11 February 2018, 8 - 13 March 2018, 2 - 7 April 2018.
Refer to Link: East Coast Wilsons Promontory Sea Kayak Tour
Introduction to Sea Kayaking Course for the 16th - 17 th September 2017. There are 8 vacancies at the moment. Comprehensive course covering all basic kayaking skills, capsizing plus theory on tide, wind, waves and trip planning. Kayak and kayak gear supplied plus course notes. Includes complementary after course kayak hire for 1/2 day. Full Description of Course refer to link Introduction to Sea Kayaking
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 autumn. Call before hand to make sure kayaks are available and make a booking.