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  •  Coffs Harbour
  •  Coffs Harbour Coffs Creek Premium Cultural Stand Up Paddling

Coffs Harbour Coffs Creek Premium Cultural Stand Up Paddling

  • Coffs Harbour
  • English
  • 2.5 hours (approx.)
  • Free Cancellation prior to 7 days of travel date
  • 24 Working Hours Confirmation

Standard Inclusions

  • 1. 2.5 hour Aboriginal guided stand up paddleboard tour
  • 2. Morning or Afternoon tea
  • 3. A small gift
  • 4. Return transfer from Coffs CBD selected hotels
  • 5. All paddleboarding/kayaking equipment, life vests, rash guards
From AUD
$169.00

1 Key Facts

Included

  • 1. 2.5 hour Aboriginal guided stand up paddleboard tour
  • 2. Morning or Afternoon tea
  • 3. A small gift
  • 4. Return transfer from Coffs CBD selected hotels
  • 5. All paddleboarding/kayaking equipment, life vests, rash guards

Not included

  • 1. Food & beverages not listed as Inclusions
  • 2. Souvenirs
  • 3. Travel Insurance
Destination Coffs Harbour
Depature point ● Departs: daily*, all year round
* Tour does not run on Christmas Eve (24 December), Christmas Day (25 December), New Year's Day (1 January)
● Location: Coffs Creek
● Tour Times^: 07:00、10:00、13:00、16:00
^ Complementary transfer from/to selected Coffs Harbour hotels included before departure time
^ Tour times are reference only, subject to tide conditions.
Address 1/1 Bray Street, Coffs Harbour NSW 2450
How to get there ● By Car
Located approximately 5km north of Coffs Harbour, takes about 10 minutes.
-From Coffs Harbour Airport, take Aviation Dr into Hogbin Dr, drive along Hogbin Dr and Harbour Dr to Mildura St, continue on Mildura St, drive to Edgar St. The tour will launch from the boat ramp that is situated behind Dolphin Marine Magic.
-Address: 65 Orlando St, Coffs Harbour NSW 2450

● By Coach
If you do not drive, complimentary transfer from/to selected hotels included. Please indicate the name of your hotel at the point of booking - the most convenient pick-up location and time will be advised in your booking confirmation.
Operating hours
Daily* (Tide Depending) 07:00 - 16:00
*Christmas Eve (24 December) Closed
*Christmas Day (25 December) Closed
*New Year's Day (01 January) Closed
Check-in requirements Please arrive 10 minutes prior to the pick-up time at your booked pick up location. There might be 5-10 minutes delay depends on the traffic on the day. If you think the pick is late or you are not being picked up, please call The Service Provider and quote your confirmation number to double check.
What to bring/wear ● Appropriate clothing for all weather conditions, eg. jacket for cooler months.
● Comfortable shoes
● Protective clothing, hat, sunscreen lotion, and sunglasses
● Water bottle, Snacks
● Swimmers and towels
● Umbrella / raincoat if rains
● Insect repellent
● Camera (waterproof if swimming)
● Money/credit card for optional purchases
Other info 【Child Policy】
● Minimum participation age is 3 years of age.
● Children between 3-16 years must be accompanied by an participating adult.
● Children between the ages of 3-7 years of age will be asked to share boards with there accompanying adult for safety.

【Terms and Conditions】
● Minimum participants required is 6 and maximum is 15.
● Service provider reserves the right to change the format or cancel the experience if the water and weather conditions become unsafe during the activity.
● The instructor will modify the activity and undertake activities on the shore rather than in the water, or the activity may be rescheduled.
● If the instructor becomes aware of a medical condition during the tour, and feels that it is unsafe to continue, the instructor can refuse to continue, no refund/credit will be given.

2 Overview

This stand up paddle tour taking the guest on a cultural journey showcasing the Gumbaynggirr language, bush tucker and location specific Aboriginal stories.

Coffs Harbour Coffs Creek Premium Cultural Stand Up Paddling

 

Stand up paddle with the direct descendants of the world's first stand up paddlers and connect to land and sea through language and stories, and collect and taste seasonal bush food.

 

The tours take place on the homelands of the Gumbaynggirr tribal nation and all of out guides are Gumbaynggirr people or Aboriginal people who have strong family ties to Gumbaynggirr country.

 

In Gumbaynggirr language, the traditional name for Coffs Creek is Buluunggal which translates to 'mullet'. This paddle in the heart of 'Garlambirla' - Coffs Harbour sees visitors follow and engage with the Gumbaynggirr Dreaming songline track (traditional stories that are written in and told by the landscape) of 'Giidany' - Moon Man who is now rested at Coffs Harbour’s most famous natural land mark, Mutton Bird Island - Giidany Miirlarl.

 

You will also receive a small gift to take home.

 

LOCATION

Coffs Creek flows through the heart of the picturesque city of Coffs Harbour, and is situated within the Solitary Islands Marine Park.

Coffs Harbour is located on the north coast of NSW approximately half way between Sydney and Brisbane (6-7 hours drive north of Sydney or 1 hour flight). 

 

FEATURES
  • Learn how their language, Gumbaynggirr came to be in the Dreaming and learn simple Gumbaynggirr phrases.
  • Follow and engage with a traditional Gumbaynggirr Dreaming story.
  • Sample bush food delicacies, such as lemon myrtle, yams, pig face (barridamam), honey suckle banksia (maawa), native sarsparella, paper bark tree (balawungga).
  • Engage with the resilience of Gumbaynggirr culture and learn how their culture has been preserved over time.

 

3 Policy

Cancellation Policy

● If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. ● If you cancel between 0 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee. ● If no show, no refund.

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