Welcome to Q-Kayaks

Welcome to the web site of Q-Kayaks, a New Zealand-based company that specializes in the design and manufacture of Australasia’s most popular & innovative range of sea kayaks. Combined with a full range of kayaks for recreation, white water, fishing, canoe polo & kayak accessories, we have the kayak to suit you.

  • Kayak touring on Lake Taupo
  • Seakayaking to Cape Kidnappers
  • South Island Expedition, Lake Alabaster
  • South Island Expedition, Milford Sound
  • Breaking Out
  • Surfing
  • Touring in Southern Endeavour Double
  • Family Fun
  • Kids at play
  • Kayak Fishing
  • Canoe Polo, Makino Pool
  • Multisport


Best on the market, we export our NZ made kayaks to Australia, Japan, China, Hong Kong, Korea, Singapore, Bahrain, Scotland, Greenland & Beyond.

Specials on Now

Duck Shooting season is nearly here, contact us for special discounts click here for more info

Recreation deals in store. 

Give us a call on 06 3268667 for a great deal

Who's using our Kayaks 

Tara Mulvany's Sea Kayak Adventures -

2013 December / April 2014 North Island Circumnavigation 

Her mission is now complete, her trip took 4 months with 61 kayaking days, check out her blog here for more information - http://www.tarasjourneys.com/apps/blog/ 

2013 November / December Stewart Island Curcumnavigation

2012 South Island Circumnavigation  http://www.winterkayakers.blogspot.co.nz/ In the NZ KASK Newsletter Tara says " I want to say a special thank you to Max Grant from Q-Kayaks who helped me out with my Skua, which turned out to be really awesome! The boat made it & I didn't have a single problem with it the entire journey. It's fast, stable & an awesome surfer - plus the seat is comfy.

Max & Melanie Grants South Island Circumnavigation

Max owner & designer of Q-Kayaks along with daughter Melanie the first NZ woman to Circumnavigate the South Island raising funds for Child Cancer, check out their blog & charity expedition here -




Other companies using our kayaks - 

Auckland Sea Kayaks watch our Seakayaks in action here - http://youtu.be/G077MKGbm8I

Southern Discoveries, Milford Sound check our Kiwi's out - http://youtu.be/CmsNlCXyC5Q

Frogz Whitewater Sledging check out the video here -  http://youtu.be/DWRAJ-W6kCg