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Private Tuition

If you are looking for specialised or individually tailor programs outside our scheduled course dates we can accommodate you.

Specialised Tuition for:

  • Anyone that prefers a 'one-on-one' learning environment
  • Anyone who requires instruction who is not available for weekend courses
  • Sea Kayaking groups who need a basic introduction to paddling to increase confidence before a journey
  • Paddlers looking for training ahead of an event - marathon paddling (Massive Murray Paddle) or Adventure racing
  • Singles, couples and families who are booked in for sea kayaking holidays who would like to gain some experience (Antarctic cruises!)
  • Paddlers with special needs

We can deliver any skills that you require, from a basic introduction to sea kayaking to more complex skills.

Any of our Sandringham-based courses can be delivered by Private Tuition:

  • Kayak Fishing
  • Sea Starters (one day intensive course)
  • Learn to Surf Ski & Ocean Kayak
  • Beyond Basics - Advanced Strokes
  • Recreational Sea Kayaking (3 hr course)
  • Learn to Paddle Sit-on-Top Kayaks (2 hr course)

We can also provide:

  • Eskimo Rolling training
  • Efficient stroke techniques (sea kayaking and Surf skis)
  • Expedition preparation
  • Adventure race preparation
  • Tuition for family groups
  • Sea Kayak introductory experience in preparation for your Antarctic Cruise, Whitsunday holiday or any other destination
  • Preparation for extended sea kayak tours
  • Paddle Australia Qualification Scheme assessment and training (see our PA Qualification Scheme page  - Mentoring days, priced separately)


We can deliver any skills that you require with our one-on-one instruction (or bring your small group), from a basic introduction to sea kayaking to more complex skills such as Eskimo Rolling. Our specialised tuition classes are run from at Sandringham mid week (and on weekends off-peak) on demand. Training is also available from other venues upon request ($POA).

Accelerate the learning process with our qualified and patient Instructors.
Contact us for availability and to discuss your needs on info@eastcoastkayaking.com or 03 9597 0549.


Session Length  1 person 2 persons 3 persons Suits: 
2 Hours  $170  $255
Instruction at any level from introductory sessions
to advanced skills and kayak rolling
3 Hours  $220  $330
Full Day $450 $750
We can tailor our Learn to Sea Kayak - Sea Starter Course to fit into a
single day on a one-on-one basis.
Includes Paddle Australia Basic Skills Award

 For larger groups please contact us to discuss your requirements and for a quote.

Multi-session programs: if you would like ongoing training, book a 5 session program and receive a discount on your tuition plus complimentary kayak hire so you can practice your skills. For a 5-session 2 hour program pay only $650.

How to Book:

  1. Email us to discuss your needs and availability info@eastcoastkayaking.com . 
  2. Once you have a date confirmed, payment can be made through the options below, including discounts for multi-session bookings and 2-3 persons. Do not make payment until we have confirmed a date with you.
  3. We will send you an email confirming your booking.