Manly Kayak Centre

Manly Kayak Centre offer a range of aquatic activities in the heart of Manly, the perfect gateway to explore beautiful beaches in North Harbour.


Manly Kayak Centre was established on Sydney Harbour in 1990 and is proud to be able to provide the most diverse range of aquatic products and services in Sydney.

Rent a single or a double kayak to paddle in paradise on the pristine waters of North Harbour, exploring exclusive beaches and taking in stunning scenery! Our friendly and experienced staff introduce you to basic paddling techniques and set you up with the necessary kayak skills as well as provide you with all the equipment you need for safe kayaking. We also offer a range of guided kayak tours which is perfect for first time paddlers looking for a unique way to explore the highlights of Manly Cove and North Harbour.

You can also rent a stand-up paddle board and paddle the gorgeous waters of Manly’s North Harbour. ​Take your choice between idling around the moored yachts or exploring further afield. We have a range of boards in our fleet that are suitable for all experience levels. Previous paddling experience is preferred but not required. If you haven’t SUPed before why not book in for a SUP Lesson with our experienced instructors to get the most out of your experience with us.

We also offer a range of picnic packages perfect for any special occasion including a proposal picnic. Just minutes from Manly and 30 minutes from Sydney’s CBD, escape the crowds and paddle a kayak, or be tendered by private boat to one of North Harbour’s most exclusive beach destinations. When you arrive, you’ll find a luxury picnic laid out for you. Eat, drink, and relax, then simply walk away leaving the pack up to us.


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