Murray River Highlights

Murray River Lakes and Coorong

From $270
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Discover highlights of this 130 million-year old natural playground with slow waters, sandy cliffs and steadfast characters.

Immerse yourself in the beauty and fascination of the Australia’s longest river on a 1 hour river boat cruise. Relax on a slow journey, soaking up the serenity as you gently meander away from your normal life.

Regional Produce is abundant and this landscape is plentiful in the production of citrus fruit, with a large potato and onion growing industry. Enjoy lunch with river views.

Learn from First Nations Guides about Aboriginal Dreaming at Ngaut Ngaut Conservation Park, one of the State’s most significant cultural sites. See where the Nganguraku people lived in the 8,000 year old rock shelter. Australia’s first archaeological excavation took place here, you'll be amazed at the 12 living layers and three separate cultural stages onsite.

Big Bend Cliffs are a natural wonder which must be seen to be believed. The tallest and the longest single bend along the entire length of the Murray River. In this area we are guided by Big Bend by Night, owners of a sheep farm brimming with native Australian animals and hilarious bush experiences.


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