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The Murray River, Lakes and Coorong offers a wide variety of activities, scenery and destinations, many of which can be enjoyed as a tour experience. All tours are easy to book and access, and will guarantee you a memorable experience.

Why not start with the unique and stunning Coorong, cruising the world renowned wetlands in the state-of-the-art Spirit of the Coorong? This is a truly memorable way to learn about South Australia's best kept secret.

Or you can check out Big Bend by Night, a unique nocturnal tour of the river cliffs and wildlife. You may want to include this tour as part of your paddlesteamer cruise. Choose from a variety of historic vessels, day cruises or extended week long cruises. Trust us, once you spend time cruising the Murray River, you will quickly fall under its peaceful and magical spell.

Adelaide Helicopters

Adelaide Helicopters specialise in creating unique heli-tourism experiences. Regardless of your choice of destination the sheer convenience and luxury of travelling by helicopter adds an unforgettable third dimension to your tourism experience.

Adelaide Helicopters is located on the outskirts of the historic township of Strathalbyn - less than an hour's drive from Adelaide. Our Strathalbyn base is the ideal launching spot to cover the Fleurieu Peninsula, Kangaroo Island, the Coorong, River Murray and the wine regions of McLaren Vale, Langhorne Creek and Adelaide Hills.

Adelaide Helicopters is a proudly South Australian family owned and operated business.

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Goolwa Bus and Coach

Goolwa Bus and Coach Pty Ltd have proudly serviced the Fleurieu, the Adelaide metropolitan area and beyond for the past 25 years.

We are a family-run company that takes pride in being a local establishment, offering high quality service to all of our clients.

Our fleet now consists of 25 buses (ranging from 22 to 61 seat) including seat belted, climate controlled coaches.

We have two depots, one at Goolwa, the other at Seaford. At our Goolwa depot we have a comprehensive workshop, including three full-time mechanics.

We are not restricted to and/or from the Fleurieu Peninsula. We can arrange tours to anywhere in Australia and will pick up from anywhere in metropolitan Adelaide.

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Groovy Grape Tours

Groovy Grape Tours offers all inclusive tours to exciting destinations throughout Southern and Central Australia; covering regions such as Kangaroo Island and the Barossa Valley in regional South Australia, Flinders Ranges, and Coober Pedy in outback South Australia, the Great Ocean Road and Grampians in Victoria and Kings Canyon, Uluru, Kata Tjuta and Alice Springs in the Northern Territory.

Groovy Grape Tours cater for the backpacker market who want fun, informative and adventurous trips. Their culturally aware tours have been endorsed with accreditation's for Eco Tourism and Tourism Business. They recently won the award for Best Tour Operator in South Australia at the Golden Backpacker Awards 2017, which is the only dedicated awards program for the independent travel sector.

Groovy Grape Getaways also offers both intrastate and interstate charter tours for social, sporting or student groups upon request.

Langhorne Creek Cruiser

The Langhorne Creek Cruiser caters for 11 passengers travelling in chauffer driven air-conditioned comfort while touring and visiting the seven local cellar doors located in our exclusive Langhorne Creek Wine district.

Packages can also be arranged to include accommodation, lunch/dinner options at one of the cellar doors, local Bridge Hotel or one of the hotels/cafes located in the charming Strathalbyn township only 10 minutes travel from Langhorne Creek.

Pick ups and returns from within the Adelaide metropolitan, Southern Fleurieu and local areas can be arranged. Tours to other wine regions are also possible.

Enquire about using Langhorne Creek Cruiser for your next private function transportation - birthdays, weddings or any group event.

Smaller vehicle for intimate tours for two or three guests are available on request.

Mundoo Island Station and Coorong Tours

Join Mundoo Island Station and Coorong Tours and enjoy a unique one and a half hour mini-bus tour of a private sheep and cattle station on an island in the Coorong.

You will see the Coorong barrages, magnificent birdlife, Mundoo Island Station museum, old car graveyard, hovercraft and learn about the station's history since 1843.

Magnificent scenery and myriad birdlife will make your visit to Mundoo Island Station a memorable one. Bird lovers, photographers and artists will love this experience.

You can book specific bird watching or photography tours or book a longer time for an artist tour!

Self-contained farmstay accommodation is available. Enjoy the peace and serenity of island life overlooking the beautiful Murray mouth and Mundoo Barrage.

Also available are self-contained campsites (no facilities) adjacent the Coorong water's edge. Enjoy kayaking, fishing, swimming or simply relaxing with the amazing birdlife and sounds of nature.

Come and experience the last farm on the River Murray - where the river meets the sea.

Please note: access to Mundoo Island Station is restricted. Tour departure point is 3.5 kilometres along Denver Road, Hindmarsh Island.

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Poltalloch Station

Nestled on the shore of Australia's largest freshwater lake, Poltalloch Station is one of Australia's most historic pastoral properties. First established in 1839, John Bowman further developed it into a large thriving sheep station, whose descendents still farm beef cattle and sheep.

The guided tour takes about 90 minutes, in which time you will see the heritage-listed farm village and museum, and gain a feeling of the working life on a historic station. Highlights include the Shearing Shed, General Store, Carpenter's and Blacksmith's workshops, Machinery Displays, Stables and Barn, Groom's and Buggy rooms and the Homestead front gardens.

Refreshments can be served in the original shearer's quarters or guests may bring their own. Tour costs vary- please enquire direct when making a booking.

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Sacred Earth Safaris

Relax and enjoy your holiday. Let someone else do the driving and take care of everything, on a soft adventure small group four wheel drive tour with Sacred Earth Safaris. Tours are available throughout South Australia, including the Flinders Ranges and Outback, Kangaroo Island and across the Nullarbor.

As a family owned and operated business, they take pride in their personalized service and attention to detail and have 30 years' experience in the tourism industry.

Travel in comfort and style in an air conditioned 4WD. They have 3 vehicle sizes to choose from, catering for micro, small and medium groups, up to 24 people.

Tours are accommodated and you can choose from a range of extended scheduled tours or enjoy a personalized private tour-where they design the itinerary to suit your interests, which is ideal for incentives, families, social clubs, groups of friends and special interests such as bird watching and photography. Private tours range from day trips to extended touring and can include a variety of destinations, accommodation and activities.

Sacred Earth Safaris also operate tours to Kakadu, the Kimberley, Pilbara, Tasmania and the Red Centre and can combine private touring in these areas with touring in South Australia.

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Spirit Australia Cruises

Our Murray River Cruises operate along the entire length of the Murray River between Goolwa SA and Albury NSW. From the moment you board one of our purpose built boats, you will be enchanted by the never ending but always changing scenery, the abundance of birdlife and wildlife, the history and stories, the captivating colours, moods, sounds and silences.

Spirit Australia passengers do not stay on-board in cabins. Passenger accommodation is on-shore in comfortable en-suite riverside town hotels allowing time to explore a different riverside town most evenings.

We mostly cruise one way, with coach return to port of origin to maximise distance cruised and minimise duplication of scenery. Our boats are therefore smaller, allowing access to unique untravelled waters and offering a more personalised and small group cruising experience. Our captains also offer expert and entertaining commentary on the stories and history of the Murray River.

We also cruise the Gippsland Lakes in Victoria. A unique opportunity to explore the 7 Rivers, 4 Channels, 3 Lakes, 2 Straits & islands that inter-connect to make up the fascinating and diverse waterways, with a small group cruise all the way from SALE to LAKES ENTRANCE.

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Watervalley Wetlands

From $20

Watervalley Wetlands offers over 40 kilometres of self-guided four wheel drive tracks that are suitable for all levels of experience. These tracks take you through our working cattle station with majestic views of the Coorong, and then deep into our pristine heritage-listed vegetation. Our expansive system of wetlands lay dry after summer and teem with life following the winter rains, supporting a diverse range of flora and fauna.

Should you wish to explore this private property with a friendly guide we offer half day and full day tag along tours. You will discover a different side to the Coorong that is tucked away out of sight.

Why not pack your lunch and spend some time with us or stay the night and test your astronomy skills. We offer camping in designated bush camps, or accommodation in the Wetlands Centre.

Why not incorporate Watervalley Wetlands into your next Coorong experience.

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Wine Coaster

Wine Coaster Tours offer relaxed, fun and intimate winery and produce tours across the Southern Fleurieu Peninsula, McLaren Vale, Langhorne Creek and the Adelaide Hills. You will travel in style in a luxury 4WD (maximum of 4 passengers). We offer a door to door service on the Southern Fleurieu Peninsula.