Secondary Schools

Explore and learn to your full potential

East Coast Kayaking has been delivering innovative Outdoor Education programs to Victorian Schools since 2008. Our kayaking based programs are designed in partnership with school staff to ensure a positive experience for your students. Our convenient location on Sandringham's waterfront or Westernport Bay’s Balnarring Beach offers protected paddling and a range of activities that compliment your student’s sea kayaking experience.

Learn, Develop and Excel

Delivering innovative Outdoor Education programs to Victorian Schools.

We can help assist you with your school programs, such as:

  • Outdoor activities on the open water
  • Physical education classes
  • End-of-year breakup programs
  • Providing combined activities, such as sit-on-top kayaking, windsurfing and boating

School Sea Kayaking programs

We can operate from your school camp or a range of venues across Victoria. Perfect for day trips and extended journeys, sea kayaking is a great way to develop student confidence and leadership. We focus on group co-operation and the natural environments we explore. Some of the magnificent locations we use include:

  • Yarra River, Port Phillip Bay
  • Westernport Bay, Gippsland Lakes, and
  • Nooramunga Marine Park

Sit-on-top Programs

Enjoy a fun introduction to kayaking with our user-friendly sit-on-top kayaks. We can blend a range of Adventure Based Learning initiatives with kayaking ensuring your students are challenged and having a good time!

An ideal addition to your existing physical education program Suitable for students of all ages.

Complimentary Activities

We can arrange delivery of the following activities.

  • Surfing
  • Wind surfing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Coastal Walking
  • Environmental Interpretation

Your 'Ultimate School Water experience'

Fulfil your School and VCE outdoor education units with EastCoast Kayaking. We have partnered with other local businesses to offer you and your students an amazing experience on the water! Your students will be able to Sea Kayak, Windsurf or Surf and captain their own boat in our new School/VCE unit program, we call the ' Ulitmate Water experience'. Ask us how you can be part of this new experience

The one-day experience Other complimentary activities
• Sit-on-top,kayaking with East Coast Kayaking
• Windsurfing,& Surfboard Sail Boardingwith
• Light,craft boating with Sandringham yacht club
• Surfing
• Wind
• surfing
• Sailing
• Snorkeling
• Coastal
• Walking
• Environmental
• Interpretation

Teacher Skills Training

As part of our commitment to enhancing school programs all partner school staff are invited to attend a complimentary Sea Starter Course (value to $300 - two day course).

Australian Canoeing Award Scheme (ACAS) Basic Skills Certificate can be added for an additional $35 (included certificate and registration with AC)

Duke of Edinburgh Awards

Click here for further information about the Duke Edinburgh awards.

Student Briefing

On all overnight trips we offer a complimentary briefing for your students at school. Our staff can brief students on gear requirements, tides, weather and campcraft prior to their excursion.