Canoes, Sit on tops, Recreational, Whitewater and Sea Kayaks are available, although there is no guarantee on specific models available for hire.
YES -OUR RATES ARE STILL THE SAME AS 2014!!!
To make a hire booking, call in-store or phone us on 03 - 9857 0110
Boats to be hired are collected from the shop address Payment of hire fees will occur before goods are taken from the premises, and customers accept, upon payment of the fees, the conditions listed here.
All craft and gear is maintained at a suitable and safe standard. Customers accept that craft and gear be returned in the same condition, clean and undamaged, and that goods not fitting this description may incur a further cleaning and maintenance charge. Other charges are listed under Liability deposit heading. Canoes Plus do not accept any liability for unsuitable use of craft or gear, nor do they accept liability for any use of craft or gear beyond the hirers capability.
No refunds for cancellations but a Canoes Plus credit (valid for 6 months) will be issued from initial scheduled pick up date. Canoes Plus has the right to cancel any hire if we deem conditions unsafe in this instance a full refund will be given.
The hire fee includes craft, paddles, and PFD (life jacket). Extra accessories are available at a further charge. For booking to be confirmed full payment is required prior to hire.
A Credit Card is required as a liability deposit for all hires. The information must be left upon collection of hire equipment, regardless of the length of hire period. All payments must be made in full before gear is taken. The onus is on the hirer to treat all craft and accessories with respect and responsibility. Damage and/or loss of goods will be assessed upon return and the appropriate amount deducted from the Credit card. Should the equipment not be returned due to loss or sustain severe damage the hirer must pay full replacement costs. A Drivers Licence is also required for presentation prior to goods leaving the premise.
Do not paddle alone
Always wear your PFD (life jacket) when in a boat
Always inspect rapids or dangerous areas before-hand
Wear sensible clothing according to the season
Wear Sturdy footwear such as neoprene boots or runners
Do not paddle in waters above your standard
Lift, do not drag craft over rocks and gravel areas
- Research your trip before you go!