Murray River Safari – A Wildlife Adventure on Water, South Australia
Join your guides on a journey to discover the culture, incredible wildlife and ecology of the Murray River. You’ll be welcomed to country by Erawirung elder, Eric Cook, who will take you on a cultural walk along an ancient river oxbow. Your guides will lead you through the forests, creeks, billabongs and outback lakes sharing knowledge of vital conservation work. See the benefits of environmental flows to restore red gum forests and protect wetland species including the vulnerable southern bell frog.
Explore diverse landscapes in search of wildlife including red kangaroos, emus, koalas, goannas and many of the 180 bird species found in this region. Water in the outback attracts diverse wildlife.
A luxury houseboat will be your base for this four-day, three-night adventure where you’ll experience local food with paired wines that showcase the best fare the region has to offer – famed Murray River cod is a highlight.
Our expert guides help you identify birdlife and plants, and share knowledge of the Murray River system, it’s management and the importance of recent environmental flows in creating a flourishing landscape. Don’t miss this opportunity to immerse yourself in our greatest river.