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Melbourne City Delight Kayak Tour

0410 329 090

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Sea Kayak Australia

Get up and close to yachts, ferries and ships while taking in views of Southbank and the City of Melbourne skyline.

This kayak tour starts in the city centre, on the Yarra River. After a gearing you up, adjusting your rudders and a safety talk, you jump on the water.

You then pass past many historical features along the banks of the yarra River. Including the former Customs House, turning basin, historical ships like the Pollywoodside, former waterfall and "Mission for Seamen".

Historical commentary of the old dock areas is provided along the way.

Half way through the tour the group stops for a delicious Thai lunch and drink on the waters edge. The group then returns back to the start.

This is one of the premier experiences of people wanting to explore Melbourne. Very relaxing and enjoyable.

This tour is designed for people with little kayaking experience and who like a unique experience of kayaking then having lunch on the waters edge.

The tour is three hours duration with two hours of paddling time.

Group discount for 10 or more people.

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Sea Kayak Australia was established in 1994 and is based in Melbourne. Sea Kayak Australia undertakes kayak tours, kayak courses and kayak hire around Victoria.

Sea kayaking is unique, adventurous and environmentally interactive as you get to see dolphins, seals and eagles at close quarters in a tranquil setting. It is a great way to see the countryside and experience something new.

Kayak hire is located 300 metres from the Yarra River in Abbotsford and located close to public transport via bus or train. Kayak hire is available all year round. A kayak trolley is provided to transport your kayak down to the river. You can paddle into the city from the hire location or take a leisurely paddle for a few hours.

All kayak tours include kayaking gear, sea kayak guide, historical commentary, drinks and gourmet lunch. Sea kayak tours are a great idea for birthday parties, corporate events and schools excursions.

Half day tours are located in Melbourne City, St Kilda beach and Williamstown. Full day sea kayak tours are five hours duration (three-four hours paddling time) and are located at Sorrento and Phillip Island.

Gift vouchers are available online. Please see the website for further details.

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