KAYAKING

Kayaking is great fun. Nevertheless, it is important to know and stick by basic safety guidelines. It's easy to get excited when trying something new. However, it is important for beginners to learn some basic safety and general kayaking basics, even before they make a...

Even though most kayaks today are designed to be maintenance-free out-of-the-box, that doesn't mean that general upkeep isn’t a good idea. As with everything, over time, kayaks will be susceptible to general weathering, which can cause irreparable damage to the hull. That's why you need...

If you’re a daring soul who quickly gets bored with kayaking in calm waters, then you may want to try kayaking in open waters. The sea is vast and offers a great adventure, but it can also be very rough and unforgiving. If you’re looking...

You may already be tired after a long day of kayaking, but that’s no excuse to just leave your plastic watercraft just lying around anywhere. Proper kayak maintenance requires you to store it correctly, thus prolonging its lifespan. If you own a plastic kayak and...

The beauty of a kayak is that it can be operated by just one person, but partner paddlers need not be discouraged. There are tandem kayaks that are perfect for two. And while it takes a little more effort and teamwork to paddle a tandem...

Paddling is a popular pastime in Australia. But, just because you’ve been doing it for a long time doesn’t mean you can do away with safety. Whether you’re using a kayak or canoe, there are specific safety items for paddlers that you can’t do without....

If you’re looking for a new sport to try, look no further than kayaking. It’s an activity that doesn’t get enough credit for its numerous benefits. It’s inexpensive, calming and fulfilling all at the same time. Out of all the possible reasons to go kayaking,...

If you’re looking for somewhere new to take your kayak or canoe, then Perth is the destination for you. The Western Australian region has a handful of beautiful spots perfect for paddling. Are you all set for a new adventure? Check out my favourite paddling...

Improving your kayaking technique ensures you can paddle faster and more efficiently with less strain on your body. When you go kayak fishing, you’ll have to multi-task. Here are some tips you can follow to help improve your kayaking skills. SCHEDULE YOUR TRAINING Kayaking is a physical...

Whitewater kayaking may not be as popular in Australia as it is in other countries, but the Outback has some of the best destinations in the world when it comes to kayaking on the rapids. Kayaking in the river is one of the best ways...