The best SUP destinations close to Melbourne

Situated just over an hour from the central business district of Melbourne, the Mornington Peninsula offers some world class SUP destinations for all aspects of the sport. Whether it’s your first ever SUP paddle or you’re an experienced paddler wanting an exhilarating downwind – there’s a location for everyone – whatever your age and ability.   Melbourne’s Mornington Peninsula is situated between Port Phillip Bay and Western Port, two areas of water that can offer everything from calm and tranquil flat water paddles in unique marine national parks environments to SUP surfing experiences on challenging ocean waves.