young at heart – “Remastered”

EXCITING stage 2 KAYAK SKILLS PROGRAM – extension from skills learnt in “Young at heart”

Kayak Skills

Join the kayaking community, upskill and have fun!

Wildlife Encounters

Finding amazing animals is a highlight in this program.


This is a ‘Discovery’ program for anyone keen on learning more kayak skills 

Experience Overview

Location: Batemans bay & surrounds

Duration: 6 weeks with an overnight kayak trip 

Package Includes

  • A new adventure every week
  • six exciting sessions 
  • Qualified instructors

    Features & Highlights

    • Perfect for beginners!
    • Learn kayaking skills
    • Make new friends

    extend your art of kayaking and head out to explore the nsw south coast

    (we know you’ve always wanted to!)

    The Region X ‘Young at Heart Remastered” Paddle Program is a guided kayak development program designed as a stage 2 from our “young at heart program”. On this program you will visit new places, build your skills and even undertake an overnight kayak trip! 

    Region X trip leader Garran has designed a new 6 week paddle program based around extending skills and seeing you sights.

    This program is subject to change, and should be viewed as a guideline only.

    WEEK 1 – 20th Feb 2024

    • Welcome to students and introductions
    • Re-Introduction to equipment, advanced strokes
    • Rescue skills
    • Identifying dangers
    • Cruisy new paddle

    WEEK 2 – 27th Feb 

    • Mangrove mania – location TBC

    WEEK 3 – 5th MARCH

    • Citizen Science week 
    • Marine Debris workshop 
    • Beach clean up using the kayaks 
    • Debris logging 

    WEEK 4 – 12th March

    • Half day sea kayak tour – ocean 

    WEEK 5 – 19th March 

    • Sunset kayak tour – 530pm Batemans Bay with dinner 

    WEEK 6 – 26/27 March 

    • Overnight kayak camp – Clyde River 
    • Tuesday and Wednesday 


    course repeats on Monday April 22nd 2024  

    Region X Glass Bottom Kayak Tour, Batemans Bay Family Activity
    Region X Oyster Tasting Kayak Tour Batemans Bay

    the program

    Mossy boat ramp cafe


    • Clothes you’re happy to get wet (activewear)
    • A wetsuit is recommended
    • Sun protection (hat, sunscreen, sunglasses)
    • A warm layer and a beanie in colder months
    • Water shoes, or old sneakers
    • A bottle of water
    • A towel for after


    • All the kayaking equipment required
    • Qualified Kayak Instructors
    • Splash jackets
    • A Certification of Completion
    • Light refreshments
    • A digital photo album of your experience

    What is Ecotourism? By choosing this Ecotourism Experience you are making a conscious decision to reduce impact by promoting sustainable travel that benefits local communities, culture, and heritage and ultimately the environment.


    Do you have questions or would like to make an enquiry?

    Call us on 1300 001 060 or fill out the form below