If you love camping and the Australian bush, but are not too keen on putting up tents and setting up the camp, then River Country Adventours has the tour for you.
Everything is completely set up prior to your arrival at the Wyuna campsite which is just over two hours due North from Melbourne and 25 kilometres East of Echuca on the Murray Valley Highway. All you need to bring is the bedding and food for the camp,
Once arriving at Wyuna you will be escorted to the camp.
The next morning you will be driven the appropriate distance upstream and you can spend as much time as you like slowly paddling back to the campsite.
The next morning after another fabulous night in the bush you paddle off downstream to "Yambuna" bridge, where you will be met and driven back to the campsite to pack up and head home.
Price & booking
Tour pricing information (GST included)
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Fishing gear can be hired for $25 per person, which includes license and catering can be arranged for an extra $15 per person. Child rate is half price with parent.
Cancellation and booking policy
A 20 per cent deposit on booking. Full refund on cancellation 10 or more days before tour. Less than 10 days, loss of deposit. Balance due on arrival.
Tour starting location
River Country Adventours was formed in the early 1990's and has become one of the best tourism experiences in the State and a leader in adventure tourism.
River Country Adventours have canoes for hire and safari along most sections of the Goulburn and Murray Rivers with camping and self-guided canoeing from two to eight days catered for.
In addition to canoeing, River Country Adventours have coach tours including winery and eco tours. They can also arrange for special flight tours to places of interest within Australia, such as Lake Eyre, Birdsville and Ceduna where you can go whale watching.
The different types of tours they offer are the Half Day Canoe Safari which is available from Seymour, Nagambie, Shepparton, Wyuna, Barmah and Echuca along the Murray River.
There is a Full Day Canoe Safari that goes from Seymour to Nagambie, Shepparton, Wyuna, Yambuna, Barmah and Echuca along the Murray River.
Their most popular tour is doing the Adventurous Getaway which involves bush camping and two safaris. It also includes a completely set up camp as well as transport, fishing gear and an industrial toilet. Kids under 12 are half price when travelling with parents.
The Kanyapella Safari is a three day ultimate canoeing adventure and has camps set up along the way, driver shuttle. The tour needs a minimum of four people for it to operate. Only available during the week, not on the weekends.
Then lastly there is the Self Guided Canoe Safari available on the Upper and Lower Goulburn River and also on the Murray. A wide range of safaris are available from two days through to seven days.
Visit the website or email River Country Adventours for more information.
Open daylight hours every day except Christmas Day, December 25th.
Monday to Sunday
Other tours by this operator
- Tourism Alliance Victoria
Tour operator is licensed to conduct tours on public land