The Sorrento Full Day Sea Kayak Tour for schools is a great trip. Plenty of scenery, dolphins, sea eagles, maritime history, boats, ferries and tranquillity. Pristine clear water. A great way to get away from Melbourne, seek some adventure and undertake outdoor education.
LOCATION: Sorrento Foreshore (beside tea rooms) Melways reference 157 D8.
DESCRIPTION: Sorrento and Portsea are both historical seaside holiday resorts endowed with maritime and early settlement history. Students can “pass back in time” as they paddle along the foreshore, observing historical houses along the cliff tops, beach houses and outdoor swimming enclosures along the foreshore. Historical ship wrecks, views to “The Fort” and Mud island are possible while opportunities to see dolphins, cormorants, terns etc.
GRADE: Novice—years 10 to 12
DURATION: 9:00am to 4:00pm
MINIMUM GROUP SIZE: 12
INCLUSIONS: All kayak equipment and kayak guide
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 spring. Call before hand to make sure kayaks are available and make a booking. Open every day in April and May 2018.
Kayak into the heart of Melbourne City, along the sheltered Yarra River. Get up and close to yachts, ferries and stationary ships while taking in views of South Bank and the City skyline. Historical commentary is provide along the way. View the sunset at dusk and see the spectacular "fire balls" at the Crown Casino. One the great experiences when in Melbourne for locals and visitors. Snacks and drinks included. VIDEO LINK