The gathering of the Surf Sirens Tribe🧜,
☀New Zealand – 2024! 🌊

Surf Sirens Women’s Surf Kayak Camp🧜 was started in 2016 in the Pacific NW, USA. Deb and Melinda are two of the four members of the Surf Sirens organizing committee that continues to offer the popular event every September on the “PNW Edge”. We are very excited to bring Surf Sirens to New Zealand for the first time!

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2024 Surf Sirens Women's Surf Kayak Surf Camp, Waihi, NZ


~~Kayak Surf Instruction 9:00 am – 4:00 pm ~~ Cost: $125 per day ~~ Novice to Intermediate

  • **Prior registration is required, but there may be space on the day. (See Below.)
  • **8 students max each day; Can register for one or both days of instruction.


~~April 25, 26, 2024 (Thursday, Friday)  9 am to 4 pm


~~Waihi Surf Club, Waihi Beach


~~This training will focus on safety, skill development, and decision-making when launching and landing in a surf zone. Participants will develop kayak handling skills to negotiate the surf zone, learn the read the waves, make decisions about where to be in the surf zone, as well as understanding surf etiquette. As a bonus, learning to surf in a sea kayak will undoubtedly happen – because it’s so much FUN! Deb and Melinda will provide will provide group and individualized instruction based on skill level and personal goals.

Instructor Crew:

~~Deb Volturno

  • ACA Instructor Trainer Educator L5 Advanced Open Water Kayaking
  • ACA Instructor Trainer Educator L4 Surf Kayaking

~~Melinda Moree

  • ACA L4 Instructor Coastal Kayaking
  • ACA L3 Surf Kayaking


~~$125 each day ~~ Payment to Deb in cash is preferred or Bank Deposit.

Sign-up via the Waihi Surf Registration Form.  Additional questions ~~Deb Volturno @ [email protected].  (Deb @ 21 027 73065)