Excellence in Instruction

Taking your skills forward

Welcome to the

New Zealand Kayak School


A world-class, kayaker-oriented operation based in Murchison, South Island of New Zealand. We run a wide range of residential, white water kayak courses for all levels of paddlers, delivered by our exceptional instructional team. With five beautiful rivers that flow year-round there is always something to paddle, and something for everyone.

Come and explore our part of the world.


We run a range of world-class, white water kayak courses customised to you, delivered by our exceptional team of instructors.


Our Awesome lodge offers accommodation and facilities to make your off-the-water time easy. Letting you focus on your white water experience


Need some gear? We have a large fleet of rental equipment available for both courses and visiting kayakers.


We stock a range of kayaks, paddles, safety equipment and fun stuff. Our team will help you find what you need.