Welcome to SUPlime SUP School, Albany, Western Australia

Posted date: 25-August-2017

Welcome to SUPlime SUP School who have renewed their ASI accredited surf school status. Located in Albany, WA about 4.5 hours’ drive from Perth (250 miles).


There is a variety of paddling options in and around Albany. The area boasts stunning waterways, a natural inland harbour, amazing scenery and an abundance of wildlife, Albany's surrounding water ways offer serene SUP flat water locations for beginner, intermediate and advanced SUP surfing, all within easy driving distances. It is the ideal place to learn to SUP or to progress your paddleboarding skills.

SUPlime SUP School is owned and run Paul Hepworth and Natasha Lacey. Paul is an ASI Level 3 Stand Up Paddle instructor holding surf rescue, senior first aid, and advanced resuscitation certificates.

SUPlime caters for all levels, ages and abilities from "Serene to Extreme" Stand Up Paddleboarding education and experiences. For the more experienced paddle boarder, the open water locations around the school can be taken advantage of for beginner SUP surf sessions.

Albany is a historic town - being the very first settlement in Western Australia. It was the place where the ANZACs (Australia and New Zealand) troops departed on their way to the battlefields of the First World War. Check out the town and the famous Earl of Spencer Inn, (the oldest inn in West Australia) for a great feed after your SUP lessons.

From flat water to small surf, SUPlime Stand Up Paddle School can accommodate every level of stand up paddle boarder. Because of the school’s extensive local knowledge, you can rest assured that you will be experiencing the best conditions possible on any given day.

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ASI (Academy of Surfing Instructors), is the worldwide peak body for Instructors and Coaches in the outdoor recreation and sport industry for surfing, stand up paddle and bodyboarding.

We set the standards for education, accreditation, professional development and ongoing support for our members, offering pathways from entry level to elite level. 

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