Family School Holiday Canning River Kayak Paddle - Beginners

From AUD $30.00
  • Duration: 90 Minutes (approx.)
  • Location: Riverton, WA
  • Product code: PCR3

Bring the family on a wonderful guided tour to an area few people get to explore and it is right in the heart of Perth. 

We head off slowly into the wetlands and take the time to enjoy the experience. Your guide will tell you and the kids a little about the first Australians who lived in the area and the first explorers from European nations that settled the Swan River Colony. We do a bit of bird spotting and loop back to our start point.

Do not worry if you are new to paddling. This tour is designed for beginners and we start by showing you how to paddle these very stable sit-on top kayaks. No paddle experience is needed and we provide you a life jacket and dry bag for your camera etc

Paddle Rating – EASY

The tour is on a calm part of the river where there or no large motor boats or jet skis allowed. The area is sheltered with no waves. You will paddle slowly for about 45 minutes.

What is included?

Your kayak, paddles and life jacket are included in the tour price. We also have dry bags to help protect your wallets and keys. Also you will have a knowledgeable guide with you who is trained to keep you safe and show and provide you interesting information. The guide also carries a first aid kit for your safety.

One Adult!

As part of our insurance conditions we need an adult over the age of 18 years of age per booking. 

Minimum Age

Minimum age for participation in a Kayak tour is 8 years old.

What to wear and bring!

  • You need to bring your own weather protection clothing including a hat and sunscreen  
  • Bring a full water bottle    
  • Shoes that can be worn in the water like reef shoes, wet-suit shoes or old sandshoes (not essential)


There are public toilets close to the start and finish location. You can also use these for changing clothes if necessary.

Starting and finishing Point

We start and finish at the Riverton Bridge Park, at the western end of the Old Riverton Bridge the corner of Fern Road and Riverton Drive East.