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Intheloop Australia

322 Flinders Mall, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
+61 415 837 484
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Great bike hire

We contacted Marvin to hire a couple of bikes. He delivered (no extra charge) two bikes to our... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2017
coztopia
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Brisbane, Australia
Most expensive hour spent standing on the beach

Instructor was super nice. However when I got there, I was told that there was not enough wind to... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2017
Trystyn
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Saskatoon, Canada
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Welcome to IntheLoop Australia your experts in water-sports and bike hire. We guarantee outstanding customer service, best prices and products. Our team has an incredible passion for action sports. Intheloop has been getting thousands of people stoked since our humble beginnings in 2002. Kiteboarding and Stand Up beginner and surf lesson are available every day depending on the conditions. Please enquire about tours and trips we are doing to several hot spots for waves, epic flat water and stunning backdrops. Come and explore the sunniest place in Australia. We offer half day SUP/ Kayak Tours at The Strand, Cape Pallarenda and The Upper Ross River. Our full day Stand Up Paddle/ Kayak tours will bring you to the UNESCO World Heritage listed Paluma Range and Paluma Lake experiencing the oldest rainforest in the world along several amazing waterfalls. This is an amazing and unique adventure suitable for anybody. Bicycle Hire available from our shop or in the CBD. Stand Up Paddle Board Hire available On The Strand, Pallarenda and Magnetic Island. Happy days
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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322 Flinders Mall, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

We contacted Marvin to hire a couple of bikes. He delivered (no extra charge) two bikes to our hotel, one with a child seat. Picked them up the next morning at the same time. ($40 each for 24h). We took the bikes over to Magnetic...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2017

Instructor was super nice. However when I got there, I was told that there was not enough wind to go kiteboarding. They had my phone number and could have called to let me know this and reschedule the session instead of making me get all...More

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Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We went into the store on a Saturday to book a kite surfing lesson (on Monday) for myself and my wife. We were told that should be ok and they would phone us back to confirm. Monday rolls round and we haven't heard anything from...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Had a 1-2-1 lesson with the lovely Marvin. We covered the basics, standing, paddling and turning and went for a cruse of the bay. I'd highly recommend to anyone considering trying the sport.

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Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

We had lessons with Marvin, excellent instructor, confident and patient which made for a great day on the water. We will definitely be back.

Thank Melissa C
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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

The kiteboarding lessons at In the loop Townsville were excellent! Marvin is a real pro to deal with, he's patient and delivers the information first rate. The lessons were a lot of fun, you get straight out in the water while your learning, which really...More

Thank Jeremy F
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Reviewed 7 March 2017

I was first introduced to intheloop when and I friend and I decided to give kite boarding a go. Despite the overcast weather, we had a fantastic day out! Learning in the water with an incredibly happy, patient and skilled teacher really helped to calm...More

Thank Teleah H
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

I did my kiteboarding and stand up paddle lessons with Intheloop. They were friendly, professional and made the experience a lot of fun. We also did a Stand Up Paddle tour with them exploring some nice locations in Townsville. I recommend exploring the beaches and...More

Thank Wild_Aus
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

Having a son who took up kiteboarding some years ago. Marvin at Intheloop, helped him progress from not only kiting but now SUPing, they now have a funky trendy surf, ski shop down The Mall. This is the perfect attraction for Townsville due to not...More

Thank Lisa H
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Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

I had a great lesson with Dave. His instruction was clear and helpful. He was considerate of customer requests, going out of his way to fit in some late comers who needed to reschedule their lesson. I enjoyed my first SUP lesson and will definitely...More

Thank Jill F
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