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  1. Australia
  2. South Australia
  3. Goolwa
  4. Coorong National Park

Coorong National Park Wildlife Cruise & Lunch

Product ID: 106075
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Enjoy a 6-hour expedition into the Coroong National Park, Lower Lakes and Murray Mouth area aboard a 14-seater cruise vessel with morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea included.
About this activity
Duration 6 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Explore the Coorong National Park on a cruise from Goolwa
  • Marvel at Lake Alexandrina, the Murray Mouth, and Hindmarsh Island
  • See the Coorong seal colony and migratory wading birds, take two guided walks in to the National Park
  • Dig for Pipis on the beach to try them stir fried and sample native bush tucker
  • Enjoy local wine and craft beer served with lunch
Full description
Join a half-day cruise to explore saltwater lagoons, sandy beaches and sweeping dunes on this all-inclusive half-day cruise of the Coorong National Park. The cruise departs from Goolwa Wharf, approximately 1.5-hours from Adelaide.

Meet the cruise at Goolwa Wharf. Climb aboard your vessel and take in the scenery as you sail past Lake Alexandrina, Hindmarsh Island, and the Murray Mouth. After lunch, discover the region’s Aboriginal history as you visit fascinating archaeological sites. Listen to expert commentary from your guide and enjoy multimedia interpretations on state-of-the-art video equipment.

Choose to join two guided walks into the Coorong National Park, including a stroll along the sand dunes of Barker's Knoll. Also spot migratory waders and New Zealand fur seals lounging on the rocks at the Goolwa Barrage. Dig for Pipis on the beach and try them stir fried and sample native bush tucker during the cruise.

This small-group 6-hour tour is all-inclusive of morning/afternoon tea, lunch, and drinks and is limited to 14 people for a personalized experience. The vessel is designed to reach places larger vessels cannot and is equipped with custom-made seating, large viewing windows, and a toilet. Have excellent views from the inside of the cabin whilst also being protected from the elements.
  • Sightseeing cruise
  • Live commentary on board
  • Morning tea, afternoon tea, lunch and bottled water
  • 2 Guided Walks (optional)
  • National Park fees
  • Small group tour
  • Local wine and craft beer served with lunch

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Meeting point

Goolwa Main Wharf, Goolwa, South Australia

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• The cruise is suitable for all ages and the vessel seats a maximum of 14 passengers
• Please advise of any dietary requirements
• Sea sickness is very rarely a problem as cruising is in narrow sheltered waters
• Guided walks are generally easy but do involve short sections of sand dune and you can choose to complete the walk or to remain on board
• Should weather forecast predict bad conditions the cruise will be cancelled or modified to avoid rough conditions
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Cruise the Coorong

Product ID: 106075