Location: Victor Harbor Beachfront Holiday Park

Program
Friday 15 November (pm)
Registration/Welcome/Weekend Overview

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

Cost
Full weekend: $240
Single day: $120

Accommodation
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 sa@paddle.org.au or Jim Townsend 0417 899 920