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Lazy Paddles Guided Tours and Kayak Hire, located in Tea Gardens along the picturesque Myall River in NSW, is owned and operated by Darren and Jessica. With a deep love for the outdoors, the couple’s passion for paddling, hiking, cycling, and camping shines through in their business. Darren’s background in outdoor retail and Jessica’s skills as a photographer and writer, combined with their certifications as Flatwater Kayak Guides and in basic First Aid, ensure customers have a safe and enjoyable experience on the water.

Established over two decades ago by Larry Tofler, Lazy Paddles has become a cornerstone of the Tea Gardens community, offering a range of kayaking experiences for both beginners and seasoned adventurers. From the popular Myall River Discovery tour to multi-day kayak hires for camping trips in the Myall Lakes National Park, Lazy Paddles caters to a diverse range of outdoor enthusiasts. Their fleet includes stable and durable single and double sit-in kayaks, as well as touring kayaks ideal for extended river excursions.

Whether you’re new to kayaking or looking to explore the natural beauty of the Myall River with a local guide, Lazy Paddles provides the perfect opportunity to escape the everyday and immerse yourself in nature. With a focus on environmental sustainability and customer safety, Darren and Jessica are dedicated to sharing the beauty of the Tea Gardens area with visitors and locals alike, making Lazy Paddles a must-visit destination for outdoor enthusiasts.