• Mission Bay Watersports

Mission Bay Watersports is the sister company of Auckland Sea Kayaks.

We run one of Auckland’s longest-running paddle sport centers, offering stand-up paddleboard and kayak rentals on Mission Bay Beach. Whether you’re after equipment rentals, private coaching, guided experiences or large corporate bookings, we cater to everybody regardless of age or prior experience.

Our team of instructors consists of experienced sea kayakers and SUP paddlers who are personally committed to conservation and paddling. To ensure the utmost safety, new staff members undergo a comprehensive training program tailored to the conditions of the Hauraki Gulf, where Mission Bay Watersports is located. 

As a professional SUP school, Mission Bay Watersports adheres to the guidelines and standards set by SNZ (Surfing New Zealand) and the International Surfing Association (ISA). Their expertise and dedication to providing high-quality instruction ensure that participants have the best possible SUP experience.

Discover the joy of paddle sports at Mission Bay Watersports. Immerse yourself in the breathtaking scenery of Mission Bay Beach, learn from passionate professionals, and create lasting memories as you explore the wonders of the water.

Kayak Rental

Go Kayaking! A great range of sit on top kayaks are available at Mission Bay Watersports.

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SUP Rental

We offer a wide variety of stand-up paddle boards for rent at our beach front location in Mission Bay. 

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Sea Kayak rental hire Mission Bay Auckland and stand up paddle board

Kayak & Paddle boarding lessons

We offer both Stand up Paddle Board group and private lessons. Also, we offer sit-on-top kayak private lessons.


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Ain't no office better than the Hauraki Gulf 💯☀️
Dinner al fresco. Do the guides deserve a Michelin star? @dukeofednz #dukeofedinburghaward
Team New Zealand @emiratesteamnz training on the Hauraki Gulf yesterday. They tried to keep up with our kayaks but I think they had the wrong foils on 😂
Beautiful jellyfish found on the shoreline at Motukorea. Any marine biologists out there have some intel on this cool creature? @emr_nz
Motunau Bay, Ponui Island. Everyone enjoying an afternoon swim at high tide on the Autumn Equinox, Wed, 20 Mar 2024.
For our tinier Auckland Sea Kayaks whanau | here's an epic colouring in sheet to celebrate Te Ika o te Tau - Fish of the Year competition! Complete this comp and be in to win some amazing prizes including:
- A sunset kayak to Rangitoto for two 
- An eDNA kit or eRangers card game kindly donated by Wilderlab 
- A family pass aboard Perfect Day (NTL) kindly donated by @divetutukaka 
- A mask and snorkel kindly donated by @wettie.spearfishing 
- One of two Marine Invaders card games kindly donated by Marine Invaders 
- A Doon River Fishy Pin kindly donated by @doonriver 
- An @emr_nz  goodie bag, and more!

Tag us and EMR so we can see your masterpieces  #teikaotetau2024 😎
Chloe and Bennett have been going hard at @vectorwero practicing their white water skills. Epic to see their continual progression!