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.
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).
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Goolwa Boating Cruises offers small group guided boat charter cruises through the single gateway to the vast inland waterways (over 6,500 kilometres of rivers) of the Murray-Darling Basin.
Their two hour day charters are available all-year for private groups or families (maximum four) providing a unique and convenient cruise to discover how water shaped their state, even deciding the location of their capital Adelaide.
Cruising through shallow, protected waters with no dangerous creatures, it is one of the safest boating environments in Australia.
Just over an hours' drive from Adelaide, Goolwa is one of the oldest towns in South Australia and the birthplace of Australia's paddle-steamer river trade - one of the first national industries.
A scenic return trip through the Adelaide Hills, visitors experience the unique and varied landscape that was home to many of the earliest settlers.
A boat charter with Goolwa Boating Cruises is a relaxing way to explore the fourth largest river system in the world to the Murray Mouth, and gain a unique understanding as to the creation and early development of South Australia and how the Port of Goolwa was the spark for the expansion and settlement of vast areas of inland Australia.Visit website
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.Visit website
Groovy Grape Tours provides interactive tours, with local authentic experiences in a fun, informative and adventurous style, that embrace the indigenous cultures of the diverse destinations we visit.
Operations started back in 1997 with a 1-day Barossa Valley Tour and over the years we have expanded to showcase the best of Southern and Central Australia such as Kangaroo Island, Coober Pedy, the Red Centre, Flinders Ranges and the Great Ocean Road and Grampians. We operate locally in Adelaide, South Australia and work with local suppliers in each region we visit.
We are eco-aware, using sustainable practices and offering a value for money travel option which exceeds our customers expectations, while promoting Australia to the rest of the world.
Our Tour Guides are certified to educate travellers of the indigenous cultures and regions that we visit on tour. We believe that it is important for passing travellers to learn about the indigenous cultures, groups and people. This not only adds to your experience, but it gives opportunity for the indigenous groups to educate the world about their ancient culture.
We also keep it personalised by having small group tours, maximum 21 passengers.
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.
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.Visit website
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.Visit website
Premium Wine Tours specialises in private and personalised tours of South Australia’s finest wine regions, hosted by wine specialist and former professional basketballer, Scott Ninnis and his expert team.
Visit the Barossa, McLaren Vale or Adelaide Hills.
Each tour is unique to you, and tailored to your individual interests.
With Premium Wine Tours you will taste wines unavailable to the general public, have the opportunity to purchase wines at discounted prices, and where possible, meet the winemaker, go behind the scenes and experience barrel tasting (subject to availability).
We specialise in small, private group tours of up to six people. (larger groups may be available on request)Visit website
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 Fleurieu Peninsula, 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, specialising in remote area touring.
Travel in comfort and style in an air conditioned 4WD for groups, up to 23 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.Visit website
Enjoy rail travel from yesteryear with a few wines from today, the South Coast Wine Train tour travels along the heritage railway from Mount Barker to Strathalbyn and onward to the South Coast and Murray River Port of Goolwa on the Fleurieu Peninsula. ? Along the journey guests enjoy the opportunity to tour the nearby cellar doors and vineyards at Langhorne Creek, Currency Creek and the Southern Fleurieu wine regions.
These regions are home to some award winning family owned and boutique wineries and vineyards dating back to the 1850's which are producing premium wines that are highly regarded in national and international wine circles.Visit website