About SUPHQ

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Stand Up Paddle Board HQ is Melbourne’s first paddle boarding school, established in 2008. It is one of the longest running schools in Australia. SUPHQ has been leading the paddle boarding revolution since the start of SUP.

At Stand Up Paddle Boarding HQ, we specialise in paddle boarding group lessons, private lessons, paddle boarding hire, corporate lessons and school groups.

We have boards and paddles to match your skill level. Best of all, our instructors are passionate about SUP and are therefore excited to help you learn and master the sport.

SUPHQ hold a City of Port Phillip outdoor commercial recreational activity license, a Park Victoria tour operator permit and is an ASI-certified (Australian Surfing Industry) school. Our stand up paddle board instructors are senior First-aid qualified, have their Water Safety certificate and are ASI-Certified.

Stand Up Paddle Boarding HQ offers much more than your first lesson or tour.

As full supporters of a growing SUP community and founders of the Port Phillip CUP SUP race.

we provide a range of experiences for individuals and groups, whether social or corporate.

Night paddles, tours, ‘Down Winder Paddles’ and team building exercises are among our offered activities.

Tell us what you’d like to do, and we’ll do our best to facilitate it.

Come and join us for SUP hire or SUP lesson.

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