Up The Creek is a boat based social enterprise offering hire, canoe/kayak tours school camps and group development. We focus on contributing to a healthy vibrant future by connecting people with self, other and environment.
Collaborate with nature and gain skills and connections that will serve you in your everyday. Ideal for individuals and organisations seeking to collaborate with nature in a safe and transformative way. A unique Paddle Melbourne experience. What’s on in Melbourne? Let’s head Up The Creek !
Up the creek offer bespoke experiences aimed at preparing people for their future in the Anthropocene. Our approach is grounded in research developed for the PYP and the Victorian curriculum. As Rosi Braidotti puts it, “if you’re not comfortable with complexity you’re nor comfortable in the 21 century”. Read the resources on the website and if there is a spark ….
We would like to acknowledge the land of the Wurundjeri people of the Kulin nation who are the traditional custodians of the land we stand on and paddle through. We pay respects to elders past present and emerging and extend that respect to other indigenous Australians.
Up the creek take safety as our highest priority. We will support you to access the natural world in a unique, safe and memorable way. Working together to make good choices is everyone’s responsibility.
Society is what we make it. Up the Creek work with local schools, supporting disadvantaged students connection to themselves, each other and the environment.
Invest in the health of our community by supporting connection and health of our youth and our environment.