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Join in and see for yourself why Stand Up Paddle boarding is the fastest growing water sport on the planet!


Day time tours leave from Boathouse drive (next to the rowing sheds) and head up the Yarra River away from the city through beautiful scenery and iconic landmarks.


The Yarra River SUP tour lasts for 90min (60min tour and 30min free time). Full training is given and lifejackets are provided. This is a guided tour for up to 8 participants. 


The Sunset SUP tour, starts early evening and finishing after the sun goes down.

Heading down theYarra River towards South bank & Crown Casino, see Melbourne like you have never seen it before. (2hr SUP tour/tuition) Full training is given and lifejackets are provided. This is a guided tour for up to 8 participants.


Your experienced Monkey Business instructor/guide will teach you

everything you need to know about SUPing on the Yarra River and have you paddling confidently before the tour commences. By the end of the tour you'll be SUPing like a pro on our safe and stable boards, and having so much fun you may want to do it all over again! During your trip your guide will point out the many unique features of the Yarra river, its Bridges, gardens and prominent landmarks.


As well as your instructor/guide, we provide ALL NECESSARY EQUIPMENT, including board, paddle, leash, lifejacket, wetsuit and booties. We will even take your photo!


Always pre book by calling us on 0424 290 668, payment must be prepaid, payments are not accecpted on the Yarra.


So, do I need lessons?     YES!!!!

SUPing is fun & easy on the river.... if you start with the correct technique. Our experienced instructors will make sure you are off to your best start for a fun, safe day on the water!


On your tour you will learn:


  • Correct body position

  • Paddle strokes & Techniques

  • SUP stability

  • Core fitness training

  • Water safety

Group Tour & Lesson

$60 - per person

90 minute experience in a small group

Consisting of 60min group tour/tuition and 30min free paddle


Private Tour & Lesson

$90 - per person

90 minute experience one on one

Consisting of 60min Private tour/tuition and 30 min free paddle


Sunset Tour 

$99 - per person

2hr SUP tour/tuition going down the

Yarra River towards South bank &

Crown Casino, starting early evening

and finishing after the sun goes down.



Call to book - 0424 290 668

Located on the banks of the beautiful Yarra River


We meet next to the Yarra Boatsheds on the south bank of the Melbourne's Yarra River, opposite Federation Square.

From Federation Square, cross the Princess (Swanston Street) Bridge.

Turn left and stroll down the ramp to the rowing boatsheds. Always call to confirm your booking.



All Stand Up Boarding on the Yarra River includes SUP, Safety equipment and wetsuits and water shoes.

Melbourne SUP Tours on the Yarra river
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