Noosa Stand Up Paddle Group Lesson
1 hour 30 minutes
Take a fun eco tour of Noosa River with one of our experienced guides. Learn the basics, improve your skills, get active and refine your technique while exploring the pristine waterways of Noosaville in a relaxed group environment. Suited to all experience levels. Held three times daily. Duration: 90 minutes Location: Noosa River, Noosaville• Arrival to the jetty with introduction to instructor and other participants • Equipment (boards, paddles & safetywear) is assigned based on age, experience and comfort with the water • Short land-based instruction with experienced and industry registered instructor • Short water-based instruction on the shallow waters of the beach to learn proper turning, paddling, and stopping techniques • Group takes off on tour with instructor in the lead. Tour will travel along the river, stop along other quiet beaches and through hidden waterways • Duration and stops of the group tour is dependant upon number of participants, ages, and weather on the day • Return to the beach for photos and free time on the water.
Self-Guided Noosa Everglades Kayak Tour
Adventure through the diverse waterways of the Noosa Everglades, located within the heart of the Cooloola section of the Great Sandy National Park during this 6-hour self-guided kayak tour. Witness native Australian animals in their natural habitat while immersing yourself in a gorgeous and remote environment. This is a well-supported tour with all of the assistance you need to become a confident kayaker.Meet at Elanda Point National Park Canoe Launch at 8:30am to begin your self-guided adventure. On arrival, there is a small amount of paperwork that will need to be filled out. Once completed and after being fitted comfortably in your kayak, you will be shown a map and taught all of the basic skills needed for an enjoyable paddle across Lake Cootharaba to Kinaba. From here you are free to explore where ever you want within the Noosa Everglades. Discover the lesser-paddled waters of Kin Kin Creek or enjoy the company of the mighty Noosa River. Weave in and out of the small islands which dot the northern reaches of Fig Tree Lake or test your paddling stamina by heading up to the iconic Harry’s Hut for a swim in the tea colored waters. You may even use you kayak to reach a wilder bush walking track within the Cooloola recreation area. Your possibilities are endless on this remarkable adventure. Return to the starting point at Elanda Point National Park, meet your instructor, and conclude your self-guided tour at 3pm. Pickup and drop-off is available via minivan for accommodations in the Noosa Area. The vehicle can seat up to 11 passengers and has heating and air-conditioning.
Stand Up Paddle Private Tour
1 hour 30 minutes
Take a long and stunning tour of Noosa River with one of our guides. Learn the basics, improve your skills, get active and refine your technique while exploring the pristine waterways of Noosaville at your own pace. Suited to all experience levels, our guides can plan your tour depending on your confidence, and will also share some secret spots! Lessons include: equipment hire of board and paddle, instruction and safety advice, paddle strokes and turns, control board direction and much more. Duration: 90 Minutes (approx.)• Arrival to the jetty with introduction to instructor • Equipment (boards, paddles & safetywear) is assigned based on age, experience and comfort with the water • Short land-based instruction with experienced and industry registered instructor • Short water-based instruction on the shallow waters of the beach to learn proper turning, paddling, and stopping techniques • Tour begins with instructor in the lead. Tour will travel along the river, stop along other quiet beaches and through hidden waterways • Duration and stops of the tour is dependant upon number of participants, ages, and weather on the day • Return to the beach for photos and free time on the water • Tour takes approx 90 mins from start to finish.
Full-Day Guided Noosa Everglades Kayak Tour
Enjoy a 6-hour tour through the Noosa Everglades by Kayak. Follow your professional guide to see Lake Cootharaba, Kinaba, Fig Tree Lake and the Upper Noosa River (The River of Mirrors). Travel in comfort with hotel pickup and drop-off (from the Noosa area), shared transportation, and an included lunch. Experience the unique waterways tailored to your kayaking experience and fitness level complete with all necessary equipment.Enjoy pickup from your Noosa-area hotel around 7:30am-8am to begin your 8:30am tour. Upon arrival, you will receive a small amount of paperwork and receive your dry bag for the day. You will then settle into your kayak for instruction of all the basic kayaking skills to ensure an enjoyable paddle across Lake Cootharaba to Kinaba. Take a stop in Fig Tree Lake, the heart of the Noosa Everglades, to enjoy a delicious hearty lunch. Enjoy fresh meat and fish, locally sourced delicacies, fresh fruit, freshly baked bread, organic freshly brewed coffee and other beverages all included with the price of your tour. You will then continue into Upper Noosa River through the section known as The River of Mirrors, a wonderland of reflecting landscapes. During your travel, enjoy a refreshing swim in the pristine waters and experience the serenity of this unique wilderness, see the stunning expanse of views of the Great Sandy National Park and the Lake of Lillies. Keep an eye out for the abundant wildlife - pelicans, sea eagles, kangaroos, black swans, goannas, cockatoos, echidna, kingfishers, and plenty more that inhabit or migrate to the National Park. You will also have the opportunity to visit Harry's Hut for those seeking a more challenging kayak trip. Depending on whether the wind is blowing favorably, you may be able to hoist the sails to cross Lake Cootharaba to head back to the launch site, arriving back at approximately 3pm. From here, you will be dropped off back at your Noosa-area hotel.