Excellence in Instruction

Developing your skills and confidence

Welcome to the
New Zealand Kayak School


The New Zealand Kayak School is a world-class, kayaker-oriented operation based in Murchison, 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 awesome rivers in our immediate backyard, there is always something to paddle, and something for everyone.

Come and explore our part of the world.



We offer a wide range of white water kayak courses that are customised to you.


Our lodge offers comfortable accommodation and facilities to make your off-the-water time easy.


Need some gear? We have a fleet of equipment available for course participants and visiting kayakers.


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

This is kayaking in Murchison