OPTIONAL TOURS

These will only be available to those cruises that are of a suitable duration to reach the areas

 Join the guide on a tour through the Ngaut Ngaut Aboriginal Site and experience aboriginal culture as you journey through the ancestral home of the'Nganguraku People'.

Climb a historical boardwalk meandering up the majestic cliffs of the seabed. View one of the most pristine and beautiful stretches of water the River Murray has to offer.  

Aboriginal guided tours

Visit the birthplace of the "BLACK DUCK DREAMING"on the banks of the mighty Murray River.

Follow in the footsteps of native aborigine in ancient times and marvel as the story of rock art and a culture older than antiquity unfolds before you.  This experience will challenge your perceptions of aboriginal culture and leave you in awe of the resourcefulness of Australia's indigenous people.

BIG BEND BY NIGHT ECO TOURS: .

Take a nocturnal tour and see the evasive wombat in its natural habitat, along with large groups of grey and red kangaroos as they feed on the irrigated and natural pastures on the old Sunnydale Station.

Experience the novelty of these night time tours on an open top wagon behind a four wheel quad bike. Be amazed at the abundance of wildlife at this time of the day.

BAROSSA VALLEY WINERY TOUR:

Pick-ups can be arranged to take you on tour through the Barossa Valley where you can sample the fine wines that have made this wine growing region famous. Many of the wine tastings are free but for more exclusive wines a fee may apply.

Lunch can be arranged at a restaurant of your choice or can be pre-arranged and included in your package.  After visiting a number of wineries you will be dropped back to Odyssey to continue your River Murray experience. Prices to suit your specific requirements are available on request.

 

BAROSSA VALLEY GOLF / WINERY TOUR:

Tours can be arranged to transport you to the Tanunda Golf Course for a game of golf. Not only can you enjoy a round of golf, but enjoy the scenery as you play on this most interesting course. 

Take up the options of combining both golf and a winery tour or choose to split into two groups with some playing golf whilst others are touring the wineries.  The choice is yours.

Prices to suit specific applications are available on request.

 

YUKAMURRA EARTH SANCTUARY : - ECO TOURISM AT IT'S BEST!

Yukamurra is totally unique and offers the ultimate wildlife experience.  View and learn about the spectacular nightlife of Yookamurra.  Over 3,000 acres of feral proof Mallee country, supporting wild populations of Brushtail Bettongs, Bilbies and Southern Hairy Nosed Wombats among many others.

Take a morning walk. View spectacular Old Growth Mallee forest.  Many of them around 1,000 years old.  Over 100 bird species have been recorded at Yookamurra.  Numbats have been reintroduced here although extinct from most of their range they are now prospering here.

  • Guided walks - all tours are 1.5 hours duration
  • Morning tour - 6.00 a.m.
  • Dusk Tour - varies according to sunset - Dinner and walk package available

WATER SPORTS

The river lends itself to a variety of water sports - jet skis', ski boats and dinghies are all available for hire on request. Alternatively, you may prefer to have the jet skis', skiboat and instructor provided for a days water sport on the river.

Prices vary according to the season and are available on request.

ODYSSEY RIVER CRUISES
Australian Callers:  0418 880 080  

International Callers: +61 418 880 080
E-mail:  hparry@adam.com.au