Lessons

Ready To Learn Kiteboarding?

You have come to the right place.  With over 18 years of kiteboarding experience and 12 teaching experience, Andrew and Luke will teach you the right way. Safely, quickly and with the most fun imaginable.

 

 

 

4 Hour Private Course – Perfect If You Are Serious

The 4 Hour Private Kiteboarding Course is perfect if you are serious about becoming an independent kitesurfer. We take you through everything you need to know.

Our 4 hour course is based over 2 X 2 hour lessons. This is a great introduction to kiteboarding and will give you good skills and knowledge. You will progress and achieve defined goals needed to help you become an independant kiteboarder.

We have discovered that the most effective way to teach students is one on one. Grab your lesson voucher here and learn with professional and passionate kitesurfing instructors.

Come and learn to kiteboard with us at kiteboarding Cairns. Experience shows that a 2 hour lesson is the most effective time to learn in one session.

 

Private Lesson – 2 Hours

The 2 hour private lesson is the perfect choice of lessons for those who are really keen to learn kiteboarding. We will start you from scratch and take you through the skills you need to become confident at kite control. Sign up, grab a lesson and gain confidence!

The One Hour Teaser

The one hour teaser lesson is a great way to get a feel for it. This is the ultimate introductory lesson to find out if kiteboarding is for you! We will take you through some important theory and then get you flying the kite. You will really get a feel for it. Perfect gift for someone you know that wants to try kiteboarding, or for yourself for that matter.

5 Hour Group Lesson – Great Value

Our group lesson is for a minumum of 2 people. ($250 per person). So if you have friends or family members that you want to learn to kite with, this could be a great option for you! This is a more offordable option for some people.

Our group lessons are located in the flat waters of Yorkeys Knob lagoon, at the southern end of Yorkeys Knob. ve you a great introduction to kitesurfing and will take you through half of the course.

Once you have done the 5 hour lesson, you will be hooked and ready for the second lesson. If you want to save CASH, its best to go for the full course at $440!

With our qualified instructors you will still learn the skills you need to know in the group setting. So come and give it a go with us at kiteboarding Cairns.

10 Hour Kiteboarding Course

Our full course is for a minimum of 2 people. ($440 per person). So if you have friends or family members that you want to learn to kite with, this could be a great option for you! This is a more affordable option for some people.

Our full group courses are located in the flat waters of Yorkeys Knob lagoon, at the southern end of Yorkeys Knob. ve you a great introduction to kitesurfing and will take you through half of the course.

With our qualified instructors you will still learn the skills you need to know in the group setting. So come and give it a go with us at kiteboarding Cairns.

How Many Lessons Do I Need?

Generally, we say 3 lessons. That’s 6 hours of premium one on one tuition. Each lesson will progress you, giving you more confidence and skills as we go.

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How Much Wind Do I Need?

The first lesson is all about kite control and a lot of safety. So, you can happily learn what you need to know in a lighter wind. However, there is a lot more action in the second and third lessons, so You will need a decent breeze. We always teach in the right conditions. Your progress is the most important thing for us.

Doing Lessons with Us, is Just the Beginning

At Kiteboarding Cairns, we really want to see you Kitesurfing. It’s Our Passion. Not just a job. When you learn at KBC you’re not just another lesson. You are important to us. Even once you have completed our two day course, we will continue to look out for you on the water at our magic location– Palm Cove.  Kitesurfing in Australia is great in the winter months if you kite at Palm Cove in tropical Cairns.

Safety and Certification

Our Motto – Safety, Fun, Excitement, Freedom, Community Friendship.

Our students gain a working knowledge of all aspects of safety involved in this powerful sport. We adhere strictly to International Kiteboarding Organisation – IKO standards. As Our student, you will receive a qualification to prove that you have this safety knowledge.

 

Learning the Skills and KiteboardingKitesurfing In Australia

We take you through everything from Zero to Hero. This includes:

  • Full Kite Control
  • Body Dragging Downwind and Upwind
  • Launching and Landing your Kite
  • Complete Equipment Setup and Knowledge
  • Emergency Self Landing
  • Self Rescue
  • Riding the Board

 

We also discuss:

  • Weather
  • Location Analysis
  • The Wind Window
  • Being a safe and courteous rider (kiteboarding etiquette)
  • Where to rig your gear safely and confidently
  • Lots of pro tips we’ve come to learn over the years

 

All training is in line with IKO standards.

We can teach you everything you need to know and do to become an independent and confident kiteboarder

 

Settle for the Best! Kiteboarding Cairns Australia

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Kitesurfing in Australia during the winter months happens at our tropical paradise. Cairns.

 

Helpful Articles

Learn to fly the kite first

Getting Up on the Board
Welcome to KBC