Stand Up Paddling Sydney Harbour

Stand up paddle with the iconic Sydney skyline in the background! Perfect for all levels; beginners, intermediates, and experienced paddlers as the instructor will adapt the session to your ability. Learn the foundations of stand-up paddling, improve your technique and cruise the incredible Sydney Harbour.

What’s Included

  • All equipment; board, leg rope and paddle
  • Local experienced instructor to conduct the paddle session
  • Paddle shirts and life jackets available (if required)
  • Complementary souvenir photos
  • Lockable storage for valuables

Features

  • Learn the art of stand up paddling by accredited instructors, sometimes including a lifeguard from the award winning TV show Bondi Rescue.
  • Discover the ‘off beaten track’ as you paddle and swim in beautiful Sydney harbour beaches and bays that are only frequented by the locals
  • Learn about the rich, colourful history of Watsons Bay and Australia

Location
Watsons Bay is located on Sydney Harbour and only a 20-minute ferry ride from Circular Quay. Meeting point is at the WATSSUP van, next to the Watsons Bay Boutique Hotel at 1 Military Road, only steps away from the ferry wharf.

What to bring
Swimmers and sun protective clothing that you don’t mind getting wet. Sunscreen, a hat and a towel are also highly recommended

Cost:

Private Booking: $90 per person (min 2ppl)

Conditions:

Sessions run multiple times throughout the day Monday – Sunday.
All Open Group bookings can be arranged using our online booking system.
Private bookings can be booked upon request.

Stand Up Paddle on Sydney Harbour + Picnic Lunch

Stand up paddle with the iconic Sydney skyline in the background! This is a private experience and is perfect for all levels; beginners, intermediates, and experienced paddlers as the instructor will adapt the session to your ability. Learn to stand up paddle and cruise the incredible Sydney Harbour with a local guide, then get ready to relax on the beach or in the park for a Doyles Seafood picnic.

What’s Included

  • All equipment; board, leg rope and paddle
  • Local experienced instructor to conduct the paddle session
  • Paddle shirts and life jackets available (if required)
  • Complimentary souvenir photos
  • Lockable storage for valuables
  • Doyles Seafood Picnic; choose from the hot or cold seafood platter; includes a picnic blanket (beverages not included)

Features

  • Learn the art of stand up paddling by accredited instructors, sometimes including a lifeguard from the award winning TV show Bondi Rescue.
  • Discover the ‘off beaten track’ as you paddle and swim in beautiful Sydney harbour beaches and bays that are only frequented by the locals
  • Learn about the rich, colourful history of Watsons Bay and Australia
  • Enjoy the world famous Doyles Seafood with a picnic and a view of Sydney Harbour
  • Small private groups

Location
Watsons Bay is located on Sydney Harbour and only a 20-minute ferry ride from Circular Quay. Meeting point is at the WATSSUP van, next to the Watsons Bay Boutique Hotel at 1 Military Road, only steps away from the ferry wharf.

What to bring
Swimmers and sun protective clothing that you don’t mind getting wet. Sunscreen, a hat and a towel are also highly recommended

Cost:

$250 per person (min 2ppl max 10). This is a 3.5hour experience.

Conditions:

Monday – Sunday and go once a day at 10:30am. Not available on Public Holidays.

Additions
Private Water taxis can also be arranged at an additional cost.

Watsons Bay and Beyond: Private 5-Hour Half-Day Excursion

This private half day tour begins with a guide meeting you at Circular Quay with ferry tickets to escort you to Watsons Bay and point out landmarks and answer any questions about Sydney along the way. On arrival, enjoy a short walking tour of the historic Watsons Bay and the famous ‘Gap’, before commencing stand up paddling with the iconic Sydney skyline in the background! Finish the day at the world famous Doyles Seafood restaurant and enjoy a two course meal with a view!

This tour is perfect for all levels; beginners, intermediates, and experienced paddlers as the instructor will adapt the session to your ability.

What’s Included

  • Guide to and around Watsons Bay
  • Return ferry tickets from Circular Quay
  • All stand up paddling equipment; board, legrope and paddle
  • Local experienced instructor to conduct the paddle session
  • Paddle shirts and lifejackets available (if required)
  • Complimentary souvenir photos
  • Lockable storage for valuables
  • Two course lunch at Doyles Seafood Restaurant (beverages not included)
  • WATSSUP hat and t-shirt

Features

  • A personalised experience led by a friendly and knowledgeable local guide
  • Enjoy the ferry ride past iconic landmarks; the Harbour Bridge and the Opera House
  • Learn about the rich, colourful history of Watsons Bay and Australia
  • Learn the art of stand up paddling by accredited instructors, sometimes including a lifeguard from the award winning TV show Bondi Rescue.
  • Discover the ‘off beaten track’ as you paddle and swim in beautiful Sydney harbour beaches and bays that are only frequented by the locals
  • Experience the world famous Doyles on the Beach, Seafood Restaurant with a view of Sydney Harbour

Location
Watsons Bay is located on Sydney Harbour and only a 20-minute ferry ride from Circular Quay. A WATSSUP guide will meet you at Circular Quay Wharf No.6 at 8:20am to catch the 8:40am ferry. Your guide will have your ferry tickets ready and will be wearing WATSSUP uniform.

What to bring
Swimmers and sun protective clothing that you don’t mind getting wet. Sunscreen, a hat and a towel are also highly recommended.

Cost:

$500 per person (min 2ppl max 10). This is a 4 – 5-hour experience.

For all stand up paddling experiences the minimum age is 15 year’s old.
Private Water taxis can also be arranged at an additional cost.

Conditions:

Monday – Sunday and go once a day at 8:20am. Not available on Public Holidays.