Upcoming Courses/Trips


Tanners Point, Tuapiro Stream & Ongarere Beach - BOP

Come and explore this northern end of Tauranga Harbour in all it's glory!

Lake Okataina - BOP

Views of Mount Tarawera, stunning bush clad sides and crystal clear, deep water make this a popular paddling choice.

Waimapu River - BOP

Get a city break on this river that winds it's way past Tauranga, and feel a world away.

Northland Explorer - Whangaroa Harbour, North Head, Cavalli Islands and more

You do not want to miss this one - spectacular scenery, some of the BEST rock gardening in NZ, beautiful islands and waterfalls to explore. Register your interest now!

Orakei Korako & The Squeeze - BOP

Paddling, thermals and chance to hop out of your kayak to 'Squeeze' your way to the thermal waterfall! A must do trip. 

Lake Rotoehu - BOP

A personal favourite lake with lots of hidden arms to explore as valleys have been flooded. Great for all levels.

Waihi Beach Coastline - BOP

Stunning coastline, dotted with sandy white beaches and plenty of sea life.

Lake Maraetai & Mangakino Stream

Twist and turns and towering cliffs, make this an interesting paddle for all. 

Lake Rotoma - BOP

A small lake with no known outlet, yet levels can fluctuate and if they are high enough we can explore the hidden lagoon!
Good for beginners and others wanting a leisurely paddle. 

Motuhoa Island - BOP

Always popular, a circumnavigation of this island in Tauranga Harbour with a stop for coffee/cake in Omokoroa. 
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Kayaking lessons and courses

Learn to kayak with top coaching from our qualified kayaking instructors. Based in Tauranga and the Bay of Plenty we offer kayak courses and lessons for beginners and intermediates who want to gain new or improve existing skills. We can offer tuition and courses in sea kayaking, whitewater kayaking, kayak fishing, kayak surfing and eskimo rolling. We can also train and assess you to achieve your Grade 2 Racing Certificate in multisport, a requirement for New Zealand events like the Speight's Coast to Coast. You can then go on to develop your skills further through our Kayak Club, with  loads of  free kayaking trips running throughout the year.Check out our kayak club facebook page for club activities, photos and more.
Sea Kayaking White water Kayaking Multisport
Kayak Surfing Kayak Rolling Private Tuition

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