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WATSSUP - Watsons Bay Stand Up Paddling

| Beachfront of Robertson Park, Watsons Bay, Woollahra, New South Wales 2030, Australia
+61 422 297 797
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Tried SUPing for the first time and now I'm hooked!

I had a great learning session at Watsons Bay with Terry. He was very warm, friendly, and most... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Billy A
via mobile
Professional, friendly and excellent value

Friday August 14 I had my first SUP lesson At 66 years of age I was a little concerned at my... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2017
Melbourne, Australia
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WATSSUP is a Stand Up Paddle School in Watsons Bay. We provide Stand Up Paddling (SUP) lessons, tours and training sessions suitable for all abilities and all ages. Not only is Stand Up Paddling fun and a great work out, you also get to tour some of Sydney Harbours most beautiful hidden beaches! It combines a full body workout while you have fun and explore beautiful Sydney Harbour. All our instructors are proud members of the Academy of Surf Instructors (ASI) and are passionate about the sport of Stand Up Paddling. It is owned by Bondi lifeguard Terry McDermott (a regular on Channel Ten’s TV series Bondi Rescue) and resident mermaid Joanna Kyriazakos.
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| Beachfront of Robertson Park, Watsons Bay, Woollahra, New South Wales 2030, Australia
+61 422 297 797
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had a great learning session at Watsons Bay with Terry. He was very warm, friendly, and most importantly he was such a good teacher. He was able to make things easy and simple, as well as consistently reminding me of my technique and keeping...More

Thank Billy A
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Friday August 14 I had my first SUP lesson At 66 years of age I was a little concerned at my ability to succeed. Professor Joanna with her amazing patience soon had me standing up and underway. I highly recommend this lesson to anyone interested...More

1  Thank SkeetaDean
Reviewed 3 April 2017

My husband and I had an amazing time taking their SUP class! Our teacher Aurora was great! We learned so much from her and had so much fun. We started researching buying our own SUPs right after the lesson! Our teacher also gave us great...More

Thank 471niki
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

I can recommend them to anyone wanting to learn SUP I have been doing it for 12 years and would advise anyone wanting to get into the sport these are the people to learn with as most of the places I have seen it is...More

Thank oskardog
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

My son and I did SUP at Watson's Bay and we were delighted with the experience. Bridget was a terrific instructor who was extremely patient and friendly. We got to see some amazing scenery and would highly recommend to anyone considering SUP in Sydney!

Thank Justin G
Reviewed 20 November 2016

I highly recommend this business to create a amazing and memorable day of fun with a group of friends or with a group of work colleagues on the water. You are greeted with a friendly smile from Terry and the team. We had the lovely...More

2  Thank kathy282016
Reviewed 30 April 2016

I was given a WATSSUP lesson for my birthday and had the best time. Terry and Jo are lovely and very knowledgeable instructors. You couldn't wish for a better location, so beautiful exploring the bays and beaches around Watsons Bay. High recommeded!

1  Thank charliesmum
Reviewed 25 April 2016

As a complete novice, Terry and Jo have made me feel so welcome. I enjoyed the experience so much that I now train a couple of times a week incluing the early morning sunrise paddle. They are passionate about SUP safety and technique, push you...More

Thank claudiamob
Reviewed 22 April 2016

I took my Mum to one of the Social Paddles and it was great! Jo and Terry really took the time to give us tips to improve how we paddle and were really encouraging. My Mum had only paddled once and wasn't overly confident at...More

Thank Amy M
Reviewed 21 April 2016

The WATSSUP experience has done wonders for me! As someone who was not so confident on water I didn't know if I'd feel safe on a stand up, but Terry and Jo have made me feel so comfortable. I started off with a group lesson...More

Thank Maggie B
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