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Sea Kayak Australia

12 Turner St, Abbotsford, Yarra, Victoria 3067, Australia
+61 410 329 090
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Sea Kayak Melbourne's Port Phillip and Westernport Bays. Sea Kayak Tours start from $78, with all equipment provided. The sea kayak tours are all professionally guided and we cater for beginners to advanced (no experience necessary). Choose how long you want to sea kayak for (half day, full day or multi day) and what type of adventure fits your needs. Come along as an individual or as a group. Book online and join our advertised sea kayak tour dates or if you have 6 or more people choose your own date. We can cater for: birthday parties (youth and adult) plus social, hens/bucks, corporate & school groups. Enjoy a day in the sun sea kayaking Melbourne’s Port Phillip and Westernport Bays and Victoria's Wilsons Promontory! Why not hire a kayak for your own self guided tour and paddle down the Yarra River towards the City of Melbourne (we are located 300m from the water in Abbotsford)? The scenery is beautiful and you would hardly think Melbourne could look like this.
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12 Turner St, Abbotsford, Yarra, Victoria 3067, Australia
+61 410 329 090

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Sea Kayak Australia are fabulous and I had a fantastic time doing the 2 day kayaking course for beginners. Dane and Sarah were our trainers and we were a small group of not more than 5 people per trainer. Dane and Sarah were very friendly,...More

Thank Llama1
David W, Owner at Sea Kayak Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

I am glad you learned a lot and had a good time. Dane and Sarah are great value. Don't forget the free 1/2 day hire as part of the course and hope to see you soon on a tour.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks Dave. We really enjoyed our paddle down the yarra. You made booking and organising the morning very easy. Your tips and recommendations were spot on.

Thank Bronlyne
David W, Owner at Sea Kayak Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Glad you enjoyed your experience. The Yarra river really is a great recreational space to enjoy. I hope you had fun afterwards in the city. Please come again for a kayak hire or perhaps a tour.

Reviewed March 27, 2017

We had a great time kayaking along the yarra river, gives a difference perspective of Melbourne city even to locals. Started with a short brief on safety and how to kayak then off we went. We were very lucky that it didn't rain as forecasted....More

Thank Purple_dreamerr
Management response:Responded March 31, 2017

Hi thanks for your comments. Stopping for views for the sunset are difficult for us and we only have permission to stop at 2 floating pontoons, the rest are privately owned. Views of the sunset are best on the water, as city building can obstruct...More

Reviewed March 21, 2017

What a fantastic adventure this was! We had the most perfect evening for our sunset kayaking tour on the Yarra River. Our guides were friendly, knowledgeable and fun. We set off from the rowing sheds and headed into the sunset down the river. The historical...More

Thank JaneBR09
Management response:Responded March 22, 2017

Thanks for a great review! We love our city tours, they're such a great way to see Melbourne from a different level. If you feel up for something a little more adventurous then pop on over to our website and check out our other day...More

Reviewed March 20, 2017 via mobile

Sea Kayak are amazing!! This trip was the best thing I've done in a long time, they provided food and a nice relax, swim or whatever you wanted to do on the beach before heading back to our start point, the scenery is beautiful, I...More

Thank Liana A
Management response:Responded March 21, 2017

Thanks so much for your great review! Sounds like it was an amazing day at Phillip Island last weekend. Great to hear you had such an awesome experience, Lachy and Blake are great guides! Sounds like you are excited to get into sea kayaking, let...More

Reviewed March 19, 2017

IT was a great course, the instructors were professional, friendly, and knowledgeable. Balance between theory and practice was just right. THe location is terrific, in wonderful st Kilda, with paddling up to port Melbourne and views of the city. Highly recommended course!

Thank Bogong64
Management response:Responded March 21, 2017

Great to hear you enjoyed your course at St Kilda over a very enjoyable weekend. Don't forget to use up your half day hire included with the course, bring a friend along for a lovely day practising your new skills on the river.

Reviewed March 14, 2017

Had fantastic trip Kayaking with Sea Kayaking in Lakes entrace. We did a 3 day trip camping along the way. The guides are well informed and know the places to stay and tracking weather conditions to plan the best paddling trip. I have also done...More

Thank Lyn H
Management response:Responded March 15, 2017

Good job on making it out on so many of our overnight kayaking trips with us Lyn, it's been an absolute pleasure having you along. Gippsland Lakes is such a beautiful area of Vic and we are so glad we could help you enjoy it....More

Reviewed March 13, 2017

This was a well run sea kayak adventure. They cant control the weather but all other facets are well managed. The 3 day tour to Wilsons Prom took us to a great quiet location of natural beauty.More

Thank Cathy N
Management response:Responded March 15, 2017

Thanks for the review Cathy! We're glad to hear that you had a great time, Wilsons Prom is such a special place. If only we could control the weather, imagine all the sunny days we'd have! If you feel up for another adventure soon, then...More

Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely afternoon paddling down the river in a double kayak. Make sure to bring bottled water, sunnies and lather up on the sunscreen! Took approx 2.5hrs to get to Herring Island (due to bad steering!) but much faster on the return once we...More

Thank Joyce C
Management response:Responded March 13, 2017

Great to hear that you enjoyed your kayaking experience! A great effort over a 13 kilometre distance. Thanks for taking the time to write a review and we will look forward to seeing you again next time.

Reviewed February 28, 2017

Had a great time with Dane and the rest of the students. Everything was well organised, comprehensive and entertaining. Looking forward to the intermediate course.

Thank johnmuchan
Management response:Responded March 2, 2017

I will pass your feedback onto Dane. Don't forget to use your free 1/2 day hire down the Yarra. Now you just need to practise so you are up to speed for either intermediate course, one of our day tours or your own adventure.

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Karen T
September 19, 2015|
Response from David W | Property representative |
Hi Karen just reponded via email. Thanks Dave