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Address: Avalon Beach, Pittwater, New South Wales 2107, Australia
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+61 413 363 405
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Experience the many pleasures of Stand Up Paddle (SUP) at any level you...

Experience the many pleasures of Stand Up Paddle (SUP) at any level you choose. Avalon Stand Up Paddle is an Accredited SUP school dedicated to building this healthy and exciting sport on Sydney's beautiful Northern Beaches from our HQ,, Clareville Beach. If you desire to enjoy the tranquillity of our closed water lessons & tours or prefer open surf at Sydney's iconic Palm Beach, we have the local knowledge and experience for you. Beach village atmosphere, celebrity getaway, superb cafes, shops.

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Great place for first timers and experienced paddlers - excellent for families.

There are other places closer to the CBD of Sydney but Clareville its worth the extra travel time (30 mins or so from Manly) for Tony's instruction and the amazing location. We... read more

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Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There are other places closer to the CBD of Sydney but Clareville its worth the extra travel time (30 mins or so from Manly) for Tony's instruction and the amazing location. We were a group of 5. My wife and I, two teenage girls and one 11 year old. Tony gave us a great introduction to paddle boarding and made... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hard to top an afternoon in the sun anywhere else in Sydney for a paddle! The location was great and we were set up straight away with boards. It was such a chilled fun set up I would definitely say it's worth the drive over there.

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Thank Lindsay N
Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tony Henry's SUP lesson was brilliant. Tony was friendly, helpful and explained things with expert clarity that enabled all of us to stand up within minutes! Highly recommend Tony Henry's SUP!!

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Thank Peter S
Greater Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed February 27, 2017 via mobile

Tony went above and beyond for us. We had a great time, he gave us clear instruction and demonstration. Such friendly, and good conversation it was easy to have a laugh with him. After our paddle he even had tea and coffee ready for us!

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Thank CaitARob
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19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

I couldn't think of a more beautiful way to spend an afternoon in the sun. Avalon SUP provides everything you need for the ultimate escape including stunning scenery, still clear waters, tranquility and a gentle abs workout too! The legendary SUP master, Tony, makes you feel welcome and gives you the instructions you need to feel confident out on the... More 

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Thank LisaPapallo
Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed January 23, 2017

I had the great pleasure of a "private" tour this morning with Tony. He's fun, knowledgeable, loves to share tips and tricks and a wonderful paddle partner. We saw loads of GIANT jellyfish (the kind that aren't dangerous) as we paddled about the bay area. Can't wait to go again!

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Thank KarenMeyerDenver
Tony H, Owner at Avalon SUP, responded to this review

Hi Karen, My pleasure, paddling with you was a treat! Enjoy the rest of your stay and see you on Australia Day 8:30am for the SUP & BBQ. Happy Days! Tony More 

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3 reviews
Reviewed January 21, 2017

My son is turning 11 and asked me to take him SUP yesterday, during our visit to Sydney. I chose Avalon after reading the website and seeing Tony's qualifications and experience. It was $40 each for a private lesson followed by lots of time on the water in an ideal setting. The equipment is top quality and everything exceeded our... More 

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Thank Conrad P
Tony H, Owner at Avalon SUP, responded to this review

Hi Conrad, Thank you for your kind words. What a pleasure it was to show you and your boy the pleasures of Stand Up Paddle at AVSUP. You both took to it like Ducks to water. Cant wait to see you again and bring down Mrs. P Happy Days! Tony More 

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Reviewed January 16, 2017 via mobile

A thoroughly enjoyable experience that we would highly recommend for families. Tony is a superb instructor, very respectful, and great with children due to his light humour and positive attitude. The stand up paddle boarding was easier than anticipated and something we would definitely look to do again. All topped of by a beautiful location!!

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Thank Gareth R
Tony H, Owner at Avalon SUP, responded to this review

Hi Gareth, Thank you for your your kind words. I loved paddling with you and the kids and hope to see you again for either hires or to attend our weekly paddle groups 10am Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, and 8.30am Saturdays. Happy Days! Tony More 

Sydney, Australia
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11 reviews
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Reviewed January 13, 2017

I live in Avalon, and had visitors over from the UK, so we wanted to show them the best the area had to offer. Only one of us had tried SUP before, so we went with The Experience. Tony gave us a great 15-20 min intro, which was plenty to give us the confidence to go off on our own.... More 

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Thank ClaireLane
Tony H, Owner at Avalon SUP, responded to this review

Hi Claire, Thank you for your kind words! You are welcome anytime, why not join one of our SUP groups on Monday, Wednesdays and Fridays at 10am, and Saturdays at 8.30am? Or why not hire at your leisure for only $25, just call me. Happy Days! Tony More 

Sydney, Australia
1 review
Reviewed January 11, 2017

You couldn't find a nicer location to learn how to paddle board. Had an excellent paddle boarding lesson this morning for our family and was very impressed with the owner/instructor Tony. Top instruction and very good with beginners and experienced paddle boarders alike. Highly recommended.

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Thank kylie220
Tony H, Owner at Avalon SUP, responded to this review

Hi Kylie, Thank you for your kind words. The pleasure was all mine, loved paddling with you and your lovely family. Looking forward to seeing you again. Happy Days! Tony More 

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