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TRIP DETAILS: Paterson Inlet & Kaipipi Bay
Sea Kayaking
Duration 4 hours
Distance Kayak: approx. 7 kms (4.5 miles) each way.

Oct to Mar
8.30 am to 12.30 pm
1.30 pm to 5.30 pm

Apr to Sep
9.00 am to 1.00 pm

May to Aug
9.00 am to 1.00 pm

Start/End Watercress Beach, Paterson Inlet, 20 minutes walk from Oban, Halfmoon Bay.
Fitness Reasonable
Terrain N/A
Adult $150.00 p.p.
Child $115.00 p.p.
Includes Kayak, spray skirt,spray jacket, paddle, safety gear. Hot drinks and some refreshments. Courtesy transfers to and from Watercress Beach.
Minimum 4 persons
If you are only one or two persons, check to see if we have achieved minimum numbers or we can put you on our wait list.
Maximum 8 persons (per guide)

Enjoy the crystal clear waters of Paterson Inlet and its bush clad shoreline, the rich sea-life and explore a hidden bay…

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What we do - See also main Map.

We meet at Watercress Beach for a short briefing before heading west along Paterson Inlet's shoreline, enjoying the bush clad coastal scenery and exploring Kaipipi Bay, site of former sawmills, little now remains to evidence this past. Watch the sea-life through crystal clear waters and listen to the sound of native birds. We stop for refreshments before returning the same way.

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