Kayak Lake Macquarie

 Visitors and locals to Lake Macquarie and the Newcastle, Hunter Valley will delight at the incredible diversity of the region as they kayak with The School of Yak, exploring the unique waterways of Lake Macquarie. Our kayak eco-tours are conducted from a variety of locations on Lake Macquarie which provides opportunities for all paddler skill levels. The best way to explore the Lake Macquarie waterways without disturbance to the flora and fauna is by kayak. A paddler can quietly glide along the shallow creeks and bays for hours and celebrate this beautiful and unique place without ever leaving a trace of their passing.


 

Newcastle kayak tours

Kayak Cockle Creek - Day/Explorer Tour

A popular kayaking location for locals to Lake Macquarie - spend a day or opt to just paddle part of Cockle Creek in a 2 hour explorer tour

  • Suitable for beginners
  • Kayaks and Safety Gear included
  • Morning/Afternoon Tea
  • Lesson before departure

 

Explore Dora Creek - Day Tour

Our Dora Creek kayak eco-tour explores an often overlooked tributary of Lake Macquarie. Beginning at the township of Dora Creek our journey explores the length of Dora Creek for 7 klms or so to Cooranbong, where we stop for lunch on the side of the creek before returning to our start point.

  • Suitable for beginners
  • Kayaks and Safety Gear included
  • Morning/Afternoon Tea
  • Lesson before departure
  • Migratory Wetland Birds (in season)
  • White Bellied Sea Eagles

 

kayak tour group having fun -Awaba Bay, Lake Macquarie
Kayaking in Awaba Bay - Lake Macquarie

Awaba Bay Explorer [2 hours - on water]

Popular kayak tour for visitors to Lake Macquarie and the Hunter Region with limited time, explores Awaba Bay conservation area and the shoreline of western Lake Macquarie .

  • Suitable for beginners
  • Kayaks and Safety Gear included
  • Lesson before departure
  • Beautiful Seascapes
  • Birdlife

 

Two kayakers at sunrise on Lake Macquarie in NSW
Sunrise kayaking, Awaba Bay - Lake Macquarie

Sunrise Kayak Tour – Awaba Bay, Lake Macquarie

A delightful kayak tour for those with an affinity for getting out of bed early. Enjoy breakfast on the shores of beautiful Lake Macquarie and kayak the state conservation area of Awaba Bay. Our early starter kayak tours are a great way to start your day.

  • Suitable for beginners
  • Kayaks and Safety Gear included
  • Lesson before departure
  • Swimming areas
  • Family Friendly
  • Breakfast included

 

Kayakers paddle Cobban Creek - Hunter Wetlands near Newcastle,NSW
Kayaking in Cobban Creek - Hunter Wetlands National Park

Green Point [2 hours – on water]

A delightful kayak tour for those with an afternoon or morning to fill in, Green Point is a great little secret of Lake Macquarie. Popular with families, you can take a swim in the lake or simply paddle along enjoying the kayaking experience.

  • Suitable for beginners
  • Kayaks and Safety Gear included
  • Lesson before departure
  • Swimming areas
  • Family Friendly