White Water Kayak Lessons

Develop your skills quickly with our New Zealand based kayak school, using up to date techniques to suit modern boats and equipment.


We run private and group lessons which are customised to suit your requirements. You can choose a half day / full day / multi-day lesson. We keep our instructor to client ratios low, with no more than four students per instructor.


Price List for Kayak lessons on the Kaituna River (prices include kayak and gear rental):

(Minimum 2 people to run course)



2 day courses for beginner to intermediate  2021/2022

20th, 21 December 2 day beginner kayak course. $480pp

10th, 11 January 2 day beginner kayak course. $480 pp

17, 18 January 2 day beginner kayak

 course. $480pp

Intermediate kayak courses

6th, 7 January 2 day Intermediate kayak course. $480 pp

13, 14 January 2 day Intermediate kayak course $480 pp

20th, 21 January 2 day Intermediate kayak course $480pp

Meet at our base 761 sh 33 Okere falls, please call or email to book. 

We have camping available at our home with cooking and bathroom facilities. 1 minute walk to the put in. Booking in advance needed for camping. 

Cost $15 per night


WHAT TO BRING: togs (swimwear) thermals if you have them and towel. All kayaking gear is provided.


Please contact us to arrange your kayaking lesson.

Or call 0212772855











Never been kayaking before? This is the course for you! Learn wet exits, how to paddle, rolling, ferry glides, catching eddies, basic river safety, learning the river talk/ reading the water.


Time to get to the next level with your kayaking? Start learning the moves to take on grade 3, boofing, advanced rolling, catching the smallest eddies, surfing the waves, playing in holes, and generally showing off to your mates