Location: Victor Harbor Beachfront Holiday Park
Friday 15 November (pm)
Saturday 16 November
- 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 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.
It is planned to share a group BBQ dinner on Saturday night. Group discussions and equipment presentations.
Sunday 17 November
Pack up/Briefing/Prepare for day’s activities
- Skill development sessions- may include Intro to Surf, Rescues, Rock Gardening• Journey led by Sea Leader trainees• Sea Skills Assessment
Full weekend: $240
Single day: $120
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.
All sessions will be led by experienced Paddle Australia Instructors / Assessors
Register via this link eventbrite.com.au/e/72893974841
For further info: PSA office firstname.lastname@example.org or Jim Townsend 0417 899 920