Located at beautiful Marahau, on the doorstep of the Abel Tasman National Park, we offer a whole range of paddleboard hire, and lessons to give you the opportunity to experiance this incredible corner of the world in a totally memorable way. With a full team of experienced, qualified and safety-conscious staff, we're the perfect people to introduce you to New Zealand's latest water sport craze. As far as fun, unique and serene activities go, you won't find many that tick all of those boxes. Early morning is the best time to go SUPing and we have sit on kayaks available too ideal for a paddle around for an hour or two.

We are Based at Old Macdonalds Farm Holiday Park and most often you will find us down the beach the Sand Spit is where we hang out just 100M south of the boat ramp we conduct SUP lessons from 9am and throughout the day; even at low tide we have a small tractor that gets the gear down the beach, the water front is just 10 Minutes walk from Old Macdonalds Farm

If you are going paddleboarding imagine you might be going swimming so take nothing with you. We Provide you with a Paddleboard, Leash, PFD and Paddle


If you are kayaking. You need suitable clothes, shirts shorts, you don't mind getting wet we do have some wet suits available and you may want to bring a towel and a change of clothes sunscreen sun glasses and a hat. Your instructor will have a dry bag we can look after your camera and get some great photos of you

Anyone can do it, my mum is 72 years old SUPing around the estuary she has arthritis and finds it very relaxing and good for balance, I have had myself plus two small children and my dog all on one paddleboard - they are that versatile!



Email us info@abeltasmansup.co.nz
or call me Daryl 0800 454 666 txt/sms 027 454 6664

Abel Tasman SUP
C/O Old Macdonalds Farm Holiday Park
or find us at the beach oppisite 179 Sandy Bay Marahau Road
Post to 177 Princes Drive Nelson 7010