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Farming Settlements
Driving Routes

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.

Australian Iconic Tours

What a great feeling to get away from home, but it is even better when your holiday is affordable as well as exciting. Experience #1 Group Tours and Charters in Australia with Great Value and Great Service.

Australian Iconic Tours create true value holidays for single travellers, couples, active seniors, private groups and clubs. All tours include a great deal of sightseeing, activities, indigenous culture, free time, accommodation and meals.

With over 30 years experience in the tourism industry they can show you some of the best known tourist icons in Australia. No matter how large or small your budget and how special your wishes are, they can put together a memorable and tailor-made day/holiday for you.

Join a popular small group tour to the Flinders Ranges, Lake Eyre, Kangaroo Island, Outback Australia, Uluru, Eyre Peninsula, the Kimberley, Birdsville, Tasmania or enjoy a luxurious cruise on the Mighty Murray River in South Australia.

Book with a tour company who loves sharing knowledge and passion about these regions. Explore Australia on a holiday of a lifetime.

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Belluna P/L trading as Spirit Australia Cruises

From $1550

Spirit Australia Cruises operate extended, hotel accommodated cruises along the length of the Murray River between Albury (New South Wales) and Goolwa (South Australia) in a series of four to eight day cruises.

You will enjoy personalised small group travel on one of two purpose built cruise boats able to handle the variable water levels.

Cruises operate seasonally and are all one-way, averaging about 100 river kilometres per day to maximise the scenic experience. Coach transfer back to the port of origin is included for most cruises.

All cruises include Captain's commentary, all meals, ensuite riverside town hotel accommodation, on-shore excursions as specified, and coach return to port of origin.

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Big Bend By Night

Big Bend By Night offers visitors the chance to see large numbers of kangaroos and wombats in the wild on unique spotlighting tours at Big Bend on the banks of the Murray River.

You can enjoy a bush tucker breakfast, a three course riverbank dinner while the sunset changes the colours of the sandstone cliffs, or, if travelling as a group participate in the Sunnydale Shearing Show.

There is no walking involved in the nocturnal tours just soft, comfortable padded seats in an open sided cart that is a fun experience on its own, especially on a clear starry night with Jackdog leading the way.

Big Bend By Night also have a Mercedes Benz Sprinter and a Toyota Commuter available to take you on a wine tasting adventure to the Barossa Valley or Langhorne Creek wine region, an Outback Pub tour which includes lots of bush tracks and wildlife, or an Adelaide Hills Safari that includes a visit to Monarto Zoo and historic Hahndorf.

All of these tours, with commentary and stories provided by the drivers are available within two hours of Adelaide.

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Carriage of Occasion

Langhorne Creek is one of South Australia's best kept secrets for cellar door tours. With a number of award-winning wineries within comfortable distance from each other on quiet country roads, our Horse Drawn wine tours create memories worth cellaring and trotting out at dinner parties!

Catering for groups, from 2 to 12 people, touring the cellar doors by horse and carriage, stopping to taste wine and embrace the local history.

Flexible with departure times and route, we can tailor an experience to suit your group, be it for a birthday, hens day or just a fun day out, Children more than welcome.

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Conservation Study Tours

They offer a structured educational and hands-on conservation programs across Australia and New Zealand.

Tailored tours capable and experienced with hosting both international groups and Australian schools. Many programs include visitation to environmental significant locations, and offers opportunity to encounter native wildlife whilst contribute back to the environment by learning and conducting conservation projects.

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Coorong Tours

Want a personalised, behind-the-scenes look at the Coorong region?

We offer three separate tours, all starting at Lake Albert Caravan Park. Our Coorong Tours will take you behind the farm gate to places that are not easily accessed by the average vistor.

Tastes of the Coorong offers a look at the clean, green and fresh produce of the Coorong region. It includes: – Local Tour Guide – Visit and tastings at Longridge Olives, Coonalpyn Care Ship Snail Farm & Coorong Wild Seafood – Photo stops at Coonalpyn Silo’s and Tolmer Rocks

Farming the Coorong gives you the opportunity to meet the farmers driving change across the Coorong region. It includes: – Local Tour Guide – Visit to a modern irrigation and seed production farm, beef cattle enterprise and integrated sheep raising farm – Photo stops at Noonameena, Long Point and Meningie

Secrets of the Coorong takes you behind the scenes with locals who live and breathe the Coorong region. It includes: – Local Tour Guide – Visit to Fischer Intensive Dairy & Barn, the Raukkan Community including the church, and Point Malcolm inland lighthouse – Photo stops at Noonameena, Pondyong and Raukkan Look Out

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Coorong Tours - Secrets of the Coorong

Want a personalised, behind-the-scenes look at the Coorong region? Then get yourself and a group of friends or family together and join us for a tour with a difference!

Coorong Tours will take you to places that are not easily accessed by the average visitor. We will take you behind the farm gate, and show you all the secret spots, so you can meet Coorong locals up close and personal.

We offer three separate tours:

Tastes of the Coorong Secrets of the Coorong Farming the Coorong

And, you can choose how you want to see it (mode):

Tag-a-long mode (bring your own vehicles) Premiere Group mode (we will provide a bus/mini bus) Deluxe Champagne mode (we will provide a 9-seat ultra luxury mini bus, with all the cool stuff!)

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Coorong Wildside Tours

Fun, Food and Adventure.

Coorong Wildside Tours is a new and exciting tour business giving visitors the opportunity to explore the Coorong in a unique way. Glen and Tracy Hill are offering small boat tours of the Coorong, and associated RAMSAR listed wetlands and surrounds. Specialising in small intimate groups and tailored itineraries to suit your needs.

You will receive personal attention and a unique perspective of the region from a fisherman with over 30 years’ experience. All food menus are selected, prepared and cooked by Tracy including fresh fish of the day caught by Glen. Take one of the carefully designed tours or choose your own experience from our range of options.

Coorong Wild Seafood Cellar Door and Behind the Scenes Factory Tours are also available. This puts all their tours, activities, experiences and events in one place for all inquiries and bookings. For more information visit the website.

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Desert Sky Tours

Desert Sky Tours operate extended tours with hotel/motel accommodation to Birdsville, Longreach, Innamincka, Flinders Ranges, Gawler Ranges, William Creek, Coober Pedy, Kangaroo Island, Yorke Peninsula, Back O' Bourke, Wilson's Promontory, Great Ocean Road and Mungo National Park travelling in a Toyota Landcruiser 100 Series four wheel drive vehicle. Tours depart from and return to Adelaide, and prices include accommodation, touring and all meals.

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For Wine Or Reason

From $295 to $1400

Things to Do in Adelaide! for Wine or Reason is recognised as South Australia's leading prestigious Wine Tour Company associated with National Wine Centre of Australia. Our Tour Guides have over a decade's worth of experience in the Industry. Our knowledge of South Australian wine regions will ensure you have an informative and extremely entertaining Tour. We specialise in intimate winery tours for those people who appreciate fine wine and good food. Every tour is tailored to suit the individual and focuses on visiting niche, boutique wineries as well as major iconic vineyards and main regional attractions. We are accredited with the South Australian Tourism Commission and a member of the CVA (Chauffeured Vehicles Association).

Fun...Entertaining...Experience of a Lifetime!