Auckland's Hauraki Gulf is a great place to paddle surf-ski and you can find good paddling from Takapuna in any weather condition.Storing your board at Takapuna Boating Club gives you easy access to the water. Once you have finished your paddle enjoy the clubs facilities and social activities. The club has four ocean kayaks for hire. Members have free access to use these kayaks and a hire charge applies for guests who want to try the sport. Please contact Ross Blankenaar for further information.



Ross Blankenaar
09 489 6941

Katie Pocock

Anytime by email. After 5pm Mon-Fri.

Training Time

Group Tuesday Thursday 6.30am Saturday and Sunday 8am



Useful Surfski Links


Click on the links below for storage options:

Surf-ski/Outrigger Inside Storage



For personalised one-on-one surf ski coaching contact Katie Smart at