Buy Whitewater Rafting Gift Certificates online Sign up for e-news
Quickstart Kayaking Courses
Quickstart Kayaking Courses
Quickstart Kayaking Courses

Quickstart Kayaking Courses


Are you in a hurry to get out on the whitewater?

This course has been designed for students confident of making faster than average progress. The course begins on flatwater and progresses quickly towards paddling on grade 3 whitewater. To participate successfully it is vital that you are physically fit, flexible, a strong swimmer and very confident in and under the water. Previous kayaking experience is very desirable.

You will be introduced to:

  • Basic Strokes
  • Leaning & turning
  • Rolling
  • Simple rescue – self & others
  • River etiquette
  • Grade 1-3 whitewater
  • Scouting & river hazards
  • Reading water
  • Breaking in & out of the current
  • Ferry glides

Adventure Level: HIGH.
We recommend that you be physically fit, a strong swimmer and be very confident in the water.

Duration: 4 days
Minimum age: 12 years
Experience: Previous experience desirable
Cost: $560 per person

Our next CONFIRMED Quickstart Course is:

Day 1 - Saturday 1st April, 2017 9am - 4pm

Day 2 - Sunday 2nd April, 2017 9am - 4pm

Day 3 - Saturday 8th April, 2017 9am - 4pm

Day 4 - Sunday 9th April, 2017 9am - 4pm

If you are interested in booking for this course, call 02 4730 4333 or you can check with us regarding other proposed dates. Bookings are essential and some conditions apply.