15 – 17 November 2019
Victor Harbor Beachfront Holiday Park
This will be a high-quality training and networking event for the SA sea kayaking community.
During the weekend these opportunities will be offered;
- Introduction to Sea Kayaking
Program will include theory instruction and practical on water sessions. Topics include clothing & equipment, paddle strokes, launching, rescues, weather knowledge and how to plan a paddle. The activity will cover workshops on Setting up Your Craft & Packing for a Journey — then culminate in a sea kayaking day trip.
- Sea Skills Assessment
This is an option for experienced paddlers looking to achieve a recognised award for their skills. We’ll review; planning a sea paddle, refining paddling skills in moderate sea conditions and surf to 1m and culminate in a day paddle along this magnificent part of the coast.
- Sea Leaders Program
This program is designed for Club paddlers and others who are seeking to guide groups of paddlers on activities. There will be a focus on sound paddle technique, trip planning, efficiency in rescues, group management and situational awareness, weather and navigation. The finalisation of your program will be leading the other groups on a day paddle.
All sessions will be led by experienced Paddle Australia Instructors / Assessors
It is planned to share a group BBQ dinner on Saturday night. A guest speaker will be sought. NB The complete program of events will be released early October.
$ 240 full weekend
$ 120 single day
$ 65 single workshop
We have reserved tent camping space at the Victor Harbor Beachfront Holiday Park https://www.nrmaparksandresorts.com.au/victor-harbor/
Interested paddlers should contact the Park directly to book and pay for a site.
For further info: PSA office email@example.com or Jim Townsend 0417 899 920
Printable document: PSA Sea Weekend