Kite Republic's SUP (Stand-up paddle boarding) Downwinder Adventures are aimed at teaching you and refining a whole new skill set on your SUP, as well as introducing you to the addiction that is Downwinders.

With organised carpooling and board transportation as well as an experienced instructor there to make sure you are making the most of your session and implementing some new skills, SUP Downwinder Adventures are a must do.

Price includes transport planned for start/finish, a 10-20 minute briefing and downwinder skills/planning clinic prior to leaving, a 45-90 minute Downwinder depending on chosen course, 10-20 minute skills clinic and wrap on individual skills for improvement as well as transport back to starting point.

Maximum 8 paddlers per group, with a novice/intermediate skill level and strength in choppy conditions.

BYO board, paddle and leash. Package hire can be arranged upon request PFD’s are required, they will be supplied if you don’t have your own.

Type Indicative prices

Price is per person, $25 extra if rental gear is required.

$50.00 - $75.00


Adventures are aimed at teaching you and refining a whole new skill set on your SUP…

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Kite Republic specialises in kiteboarding and stand-up paddle boarding and has Australia's most active and passionate Kiteboarding Shop, School and Club.

Whether you are keen for a leisurely stand-up paddle boarding cruise through the yachts in the St Kilda harbour, interested in seeing the Melbourne city skyline from a new angle, or keen on trying stand-up paddle boarding for the first time - Kite Republic can cater for all interests and skill levels.

Kite Republic the original St Kilda kite school, operates year around. Join one of their kite boarding experiences for a taster or the full course - private and group lesson packages are available.

The enthusiastic and fun staff are highly qualified, passionate and fantastic at what they do. They can cater for all people seeking a fun and accessible nature-based outdoor sports driven by the wind and water.

Stop by their shop located at the St Kilda Sea Baths, say hi and get involved.

Due to current health advice on social distancing, please contact the business for the most up to date information regarding opening times and services.

10-18 Jacka Boulevard, Shop 4, St Kilda, Victoria, 3182

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