Join Newcastle Kayak Tours and enjoy a leisurely guided kayak tour of Newcastle’s (Australia, NSW) world renowned harbour. See the actual workings of the world’s largest coal export port, also the many natural features on display during our 2.5 hour or 3.5 hour guided tours.

Newcastle Kayak Tours are relaxing, fun and safe for the whole family, ages from 5 – 80. No experience is required, and minimal fitness is necessary.

Our tours begin at either 8:00 am or 11:00am each day. Family (2 adults, 2 children) and group (8+ persons) discounts are available, please enquire. Also, we do offer sunrise and sunset tours on demand (min two paddlers).

Newcastle Kayak Tours launch locations are adjusted according to weather conditions and tides, and safety equipment is provided. We kayak in most weather conditions except for strong winds.

Newcastle Kayak Tours operate all year round.

Minimum group numbers are two paddlers with maximum group numbers being 20 paddlers (plus guide).

So if you’re after adventure tourism, tranquil sea kayaking or you’re looking at improving your technique then don’t hesitate to contact us via phone or e-mail!

What should you bring?

  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
  • T-shirt (ideally long sleeved) or sun shirt (rash-shirt)
  • Additional layer for cold / windy days
  • Comfortable shorts
  • Footwear that can get wet
  • Storage space is very limited so please bring only essential items.


Our tour’s start at 8.00am or 11.00 am and include:

  • All kayaking and safety equipment
  • Safety talk and instruction on paddling
  • Delicious coffee/tea and Cake stop
  • Friendly and qualified kayak guide/s

Participant Requirements

The tours are conducted at a relaxed pace. The Blue tour is suitable for all ages between 5 years and 80 years. No experience is required and minimal fitness is necessary.

The Yellow and White tours are suitable for those 14 years and older enjoying moderate levels of fitness.

Children under 16 years need to be accompanied by an adult for all tours.

Contact and bookings

For enquiries or bookings:
Mobile: 0468 929 152
Email: newcastlekayaktours@gmail.com

Please Note: Newcastle kayak tours does not have EFTPOS or credit card facilities, payment is strictly cash or by bank transfer.

NSW Maritime Permit HD0585

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