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Amazing Afternoon Kayaking in the Wetlands

What a fantastic way to spend an afternoon! Kayaking around the Hunter Wetlands National Park right... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
Hunter Valley, Australia
Gogo kayaking!~

It’s very great adventure you must try! Kayaking in the lake with very beautiful view and nature... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2018
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61 Maud St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2304, Australia
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Reviewed 5 August 2018

What a fantastic way to spend an afternoon! Kayaking around the Hunter Wetlands National Park right on Newcastle's doorstep. Our guide Glenn made sure we were confident in our kayaking abilities, with some lessons at the start. Glenn made sure that our time there was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

It’s very great adventure you must try! Kayaking in the lake with very beautiful view and nature. Moreover, you can see eagles! . It’s a good place for relaxing,it’s not so tired as you think. I really recommend this activity and you will never be...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

We joined School of Yak for a winter tour in Newcastle. Glen the coach brought us to kayak along the Hunter River. We went further deep into the beautiful mangroves creek. Glen is a friendly and experienced coach with passion on the waters and the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank lorraine C
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Right away our experience was amazing. Being from the United States, we didn't have the best means of transportation, so Glenn picked us up to go kayaking. We went to a beautiful location in the Hunter Wetlands National Park and Glenn got us prepared for...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Julie B
Reviewed 16 February 2018

We had a really memorable day with Glen on the water. The kayaks are very comfortable and Glen is an excellent guide. The areas bird life is amazing, we watched a display by a group of White-bellied Sea Eagles that was spectacular and the paddle...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Margaret B
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Who knew Australia's largest protected wetland was 10 min north of Newcastle? Glenn, whose life has been colorful enough to rate a run on the ABC's Conversations podcast, will take you through majestic mangrove forests on the huge tides. Go!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Graeme S
Reviewed 3 January 2018

I thoroughly recommend School of Yak if you are in or around the Newcastle area and would like to kayak. Glen was enthusiastic, professional - obviously highly experienced -and great company! I will definitely be doing this again!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank deedeelaurel
Reviewed 11 December 2017

From the moment I contacted Glenn to arrange a 25th anniversary surprise kayak tour for hubby, I knew we were in good hands. Glenn was wonderfully accommodating and enthusiastic with the planning - and indeed hubby recieved quite a surprise when we arrived at the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Jan M
Reviewed 23 September 2017

With absolutely no experience in a Kayak, we booked a trip around the Hunter Wetlands National Park hoping for a nice time on the water, where we might get to see some wildlife. The first attempt was cancelled waterside due to high winds (we were...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank Leanne S
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Would recommend for everyone. Had high hopes that the two decade nightmare would end when told we would be in the two seater "Divorce Canoe", but alas this was not the case. Unfortunately Glenn knows his stuff, and knew that the wind in our first...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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