Hire a 2/3 Person Sit On Kayak from Garden Island in the Dolphin Sanctuary...the best location for paddling in Adelaide. We supply a map and advice on best spots and safe paddling-you then create your own unique adventure.
Hire a 'sit on top' kayak!
Hire a 2/3 person 'sit on top' kayak from Garden Island in the Dolphin Sanctuary...the best location for paddling in Adelaide. We'll have them ready, supply a map and advice on best spots and safe paddling-you then create your own unique adventure!
Kayak pick up is located at the Garden Island Boat Ramp and Reserve, Lot 204 Garden Island Road, Gillman (click to see location) in the Adelaide Dolphin Sanctuary…the best location for paddling in Adelaide. You can explore the beautiful mangrove creeks and search for dolphins with your family or friends. We have the craft ready for you at the launch site, help you set up and supply a map and advice on best spots and safe paddling. You create your own unique adventure!
We follow all COVID-19 regulations. Our equipment is thoroughly cleaned after each use. Kayaking is a
great way to socially isolate and get some exercise at the same time!
The hire fee is for a 2/3 person 'sit on top' kayak, 2 or 3 life vests (depending on number of participants) and two paddles for up to three hours use from the start time you book. 2/3-person 'sit on top' kayak hire is $60 for a 3 hour hire.
Please note. The 2/3-person 'sit on top' kayak is suitable for 2 adults and a small child or furry friend (dog). This kayak is not suitable for 3 adults.
• The fee is for the craft you are hiring-not per person.
• Sunday rates are slightly higher.
OUR HIRE SERVICE
Our service includes some time for assisting in setting up and providing safety and local area
information. If you are a novice paddler this could be 20 minutes.
If you have not kayaked before you can book a mini-lesson and we will instruct you on the basic skills and essential safety guidelines.
We recommend inexperienced kayakers do not go to the Ships Graveyard.
Due to legal reasons we cannot hire to persons under the age of 18 years unless accompanied by an
On certain days the Ships Graveyard may not be accessible due to the tide or weather conditions.
HOW TO BOOK
Bookings are essential and can be made right now using a VISA or MasterCard using our online booking
If the date you want is sold out, you can go on a waiting list by completing all booking details. Your credit card won't be charged, and we will get in touch if kayaks become available.
Full details will be sent via email immediately once your booking is made. If you do not receive this, please contact us straight away.
Please review the details taking note of the date, starting time, location. Please check the terms and conditions also included. Please contact us if you have any questions about these details.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Full terms and conditions of this service are provided as part of the booking process. Please
read these carefully.
WHAT TO BRING:
- Clothing to suit the temperature of the day
- A shady hat and sunscreen
- Shoes/sandals that may get wet(bare feet or thongs are not suitable)
- Insect repellent
- Drink and snack
- A CAMERA/PHONE! We can supply a waterproof container.
THE EXACT LOCATION OF OUR KAYAKING HIRE SERVICE
Garden Island Boat Ramp and Reserve, Lot 204 Garden Island Road, Gillman (click to see location). This is a public reserve; We are a mobile business and have no office at this location. Look for the Adventure Kayaking vehicles, lots of kayaks/SUP's and happy people! The Port Adelaide Visitor Centre, 66 Commercial Road Port Adelaide, will also supply a map if you call in on the way to the kayaking. Check out what else is happening in The Port and make a day of it!
GETTING TO GARDEN ISLAND
Most people drive out to Garden Island, there is a sealed road all the way. Unfortunately, public transport doesn't travel to Garden Island. There are regular train and bus services to Port Adelaide and a taxi or Uber will be required to get from there to Garden Island.
If you have further questions, specific requirements or want to make a large group booking please call us on 08 8472 0922
Please note that rates are slightly higher for Sundays and Public Holidays.
We look forward to sharing a great paddling adventure with you, your family or friends!