SIP and SUP Tour/Lesson
Stand Up Paddle Tour/Lesson – Spectacular Location, Includes Lesson, Transport, Tropical Fruit Picnic + Gourmet Food & Winery Tour
This adventurous trip will have you learning to Stand Up Paddle in the wilderness of the Blackwood River National Park. No experience necessary – it’s easy! Next you’ll visit two local wineries and enjoy a gourmet lunch platter, tastings and a complementary glass of wine. Whether it’s your first time or you have paddled before, this tour is great for combining adventure with indulgence.
What to Expect
Expect to learn lots of new skills and safety knowledge all while enjoying the surrounding scenery & wildlife. Practice your new skills within the sheltered waters of the Blackwood River in a scenic National Park setting. We have a maximum of 10 people per instructor so you’ll get the best expert instruction and guidance. Then relax and indulge in some great food and wine as we tour hand-picked local wineries in the luxury of our air-conditioned vehicle.
Meet your guide at our centrally located meeting point in Margaret River town and travel to the Blackwood River.
Get setup with your board and paddle then take part in a safety briefing and coaching info session on the beach at picturesque Chapman Brook.
Then you will set off along the Chapman Brook on your knees while learning to steer.
It’s time to Stand Up and learn the basics of Stand Up Paddle technique as we reach the open stretch of the scenic Blackwood River. Travel through the twists and turns of the Blackwood River as you work on your paddling skills. It truly feels like the wilderness, without a house to be seen, and there is often wildlife such as eagles, waterbirds & fish.
Enjoy a tropical fruit picnic on the banks of Chapman Brook after Stand Up Paddling.
Then we load up the boards on our custom-built trailer and board the SUP mini-bus to head for wineries and lunch.
Visit Redgate Wines – an authentic family owned winery – you may even have a chance to talk to the winemaker. Enjoy a gourmet food platter, glass of wine, tastings & a chance to purchase wine.
Visit Voyager Estate – Sample the prestigious wines with a sit down tasting at the Cape Dutch inspired cellar door. Learn about the history of the estate and the reason behind the South African inspired buildings. Visit the still-operational powerhouse generators and walk around the fantastic
A short drive to town concludes the tour.
- Learn to Stand Up Paddle
- Highly Experienced Guides
- Scenic Sheltered Location
- Best Quality Paddle Boards
- Visit two wineries
- Gourmet Lunch Platter
Departure time: 9.30am daily.
Duration: 5 hours (approx.)
Season: Available November through April – Every Day except Christmas Day.
Abilities: We recommend that participants are able to swim, though it’s not required. Maximum weight 110kg
Ages: 8 years and older (children 8 years and over welcome at standard pricing)
Pricing: From $155 per person (8yrs & over). Pricing may vary during peak periods.
Transport: we pick you up from our meeting point in Margaret River town in our mini-bus.
Please bring: Water to drink, swimming costume/bathers, towel, hat, sunscreen, change of clothes & your sense of adventure.