Book your own adventurous weekend for 2 or invite the whole crew: we’ve organised packages that bring you the best of adventure in East Gippsland in a weekend!
A Once in a Lifetime Experience Awaits in East Gippsland
Heli SUP $365 per person:
This amazing experience includes a Helicopter Scenic Flight over the Gippsland Lakes, a drop off near 90 mile beach, ready for a guided return Stand Up Paddle tour, past the iconic Entrance and into Lakes Entrance. Be the first of your friends to Heli SUP – the only opportunity to do this in Australia is here in East Gippsland!
Make a weekend of it. Check out our Couples Riding Retreat and Gourmet Riding Getaway with Jetty Road Retreat.
* The Couples Riding Retreat & Gourmet Riding Getaway prices are off-season rates. Want to come in peak season? Send us an inquiry for peak rates.
Getting to Lakes Entrance
Lakes Entrance provides a number of opportunities to enjoy the wider and wild environment. It is situated with coast and lake on one side and rivers, forest, and mountains on the other side. Lakes Entrance is approximately 3.5 hours drive east of Melbourne. If you’re not driving, you can catch a VLine train from Melbourne to Bairnsdale and then a connecting bus from Bairnsdale to Lakes Entrance.
The East Gippsland Mountain Bike Parks to check out:
Other local adventure activities unique to East Gippsland to make your stay awesome:
Paddle & Dine $69 Per Person
Enjoy a spectacular lake paddle from the centre of Lakes Entrance to Wyanga Park Winery and return (60-90mins paddle each way). Add in a stop off to see the iconic Entrance to the lake, see if you can spot seals & dolphins.
SUP The Entrance
Take a guided Stand Up Paddleboard tour to the Entrance, on the scenic Cunningham Arm of the Gippsland Lakes. This 90 minute experience includes a lesson in Stand Up Paddleboarding suitable for beginners.
Kayak the Lake Tour $69 Per Person
Paddle for up to 2hrs with a local guide around the Gippsland Lakes, discover local stories & get up close to the wildlife.
* Prices include bike rental from Venture Out. Clients with their own bikes can also be accommodated. When choosing your ride, ask about any weekend markets, galleries and gigs that may be on in Bruthen, Nowa Nowa or Metung to make the most of your time! Current prices are for a minimum of 2 riders.
Sarah, as per previous reviews I read was extremely helpful and very friendly. We had two kids and very limited bike experience of recent years and she mapped out... read more
We were there last week hiring SUP and bikes. Sarah was very helpful and friendly. Giving us good information on route we could take to suits our family . We... read more
We hired SUP's from Sarah on an extremely windy day with little to no experience prior. She was so lovely and helpful, excellent customer service and gave us a quick... read more
Had a few hours to kill in the morning and stumbled across this little gem. I hadn't made any booking but bikes were available for hire. Choose how long you... read more
We had a great sunset paddle tour- Emily was a perfect guide who took us up the river and we had so much fun!
We visited this place without a booking which wasn’t a problem at all. Staff were really helpful, super friendly and accommodating. We hired 2 beach cruisers for 2-hours and had... read more
Had a fantastic time with Sarah on a mountain biking tour during a recent trip to Lakes. I have a low level of fitness and my partner and I... read more
I was part of a pre-planned, larger group, and went out today. Thanks, Sarah and Michael, for the awesome morning. Quality kayaks, great tuition and tips, along... read more
347b Esplanade, Lakes Entrance, VIC 3909
December – Jan
7 days – 9AM – 5PM
Feb - April
Tuesday - Saturday
9AM - 5PM
Sunday 10AM - 4PM
May – November
Tuesday – Saturday
10AM – 5PM
Sunday Gear Hire - 10AM - 1PM
Extra opening hours during long weekends. For adventures outside of these hours, email us!