RIVER TOURS

RENMARK RIVERFRONT CRUISE

Location: Renmark, South Australia

Departing from: Renmark Riverfront Small Craft Marina

Capacity: 12 people

Duration: 90 minutes

Operation Period: September to May, school holidays and on request. (Dates may vary due to weather and boat availability - see our booking page for more details)

Refreshments: Complimentary bottled water and juice boxes

Pet Friendly: Yes - upon request only

 

Details:

Discover the sights of Renmark and the surrounding area as you cruise the magnificent Murray River. Departing from the Renmark Riverfront, the cruise will head downstream to take in the historical Paringa Bridge and to the entrance of Lock 5 before turning upstream, sweeping the Town Centre and into the man-made canals of the Jane Eliza Estate, where upon entering, you will catch a glimpse of the golden limestone cliffs of whirlpool corner.

You might even be lucky enough to spot a koala or two as you pass the riverside caravan parks!

With a capacity of 12 passengers, your driver will provide an informative commentary throughout the 90 minute journey with details on the history of the town, the river, the structures and the natural environment.

You will be provided with bottled water and juice boxes. Feel free to bring any snacks you may like for the journey but please be mindful of other patrons.

Furry friends are permitted upon request to the operator.

Cruises will depart from the Renmark Riverfront Small Craft Marina (riverside of the Renmark Club).

Cruises operate from September to May, school holidays and on request with bookings essential. (Times may vary depending on weather and boat availability).

Questions? Check out our FAQ's page.

Or you'd like a package tailored to suit your needs?

 
SUNSET RIVER CRUISE

Location: Renmark, South Australia

Departing from: Renmark Riverfront Small Craft Marina (caravan park pick ups available)

Capacity: 12 people Maximum

Duration: 2 hours

Operation Period: All year round. (Times may vary depending on time of year. Check our booking page for dates, or call us to register interest or organise a private charter).

Refreshments: Optional Grazing Platter packages available.  Fully catered with Local Beer, Wine, Spirits, Soft drink, Juice and Water purchased on board.  BYO water only.

Pet Friendly: No

Details:

Witness the magnificent Murray River under a beautiful Riverland Sunset while grazing on local treats and produce on our Sunset Cruise.

The 2-hour cruise will steam at a nice easy pace upstream where you will catch a glimpse of the golden limestone cliffs of whirlpool corner and the intriguing evening wildlife activity before heading back downstream into the sunset.

Our cruise boat is most comfortable with a total of 10 people, but if you don't mind a cosier cruise we can accommodate up to 12 people.  (We can also do Tag-Along cruises with our second boat increasing capacity to a potential 24 people)

Whether you are after an intimate tour, something special for a group function or a romantic cruise; simply contact us to chat and we will customise a tour for you. The tour boat is also mobile by trailer, so our possible cruise destinations are virtually endless!
We are here to make your Riverland stay as memorable and enjoyable as possible so please contact us if you have any questions or concerns. Packages are also available at discounted rates.

 

*Cruise times will vary depending on the time of year.  Confirmed prior to cruise.

**Pets are not permitted on the Sunset Cruise. 

  

Pickup/drop-off points are from:

  • Riverbend Caravan Park

  • Big 4 Caravan Park

  • Renmark Riverfront Small Craft Marina (riverside of the Renmark Club)

 

Optional Food Add-On's:

We have two Riverland inspired platters available for purchase at an additional cost. Our platters are generous and suitable for two people to share.

  • Our delicious Jackaroo Platter (see photos for example. Ingredients may vary)

  • Our sweet Jillaroo Platter (see photos for example. Ingredients may vary)

Beverages Available to purchase on board:

Local beverages including Beer, Sour and Hard Lemonade from The Woolshed Brewery, Jachmanns Cider, Angove’s Organic Wine, 23rd Street Distillery Gin and Vodka, Soft drink, Water and Juice Boxes.  Corkage Available.

**No BYO (except water)

When booking please notify us of:

  • Any food allergies/special requirements. We cater for gluten free, vegetarian and vegan dietary needs.

  • Your pickup/drop-off location

  • Your choice of grazing box

Questions? Check out our FAQ's page.

Or you'd like a package tailored to suit your needs?

 
 
CRUISE FROM RENMARK TO THE WOOLSHED BREWERY

Location: Renmark, South Australia

Departing from: Renmark Riverfront Small Craft Marina with caravan park pickups optional

Capacity: 12 people

Duration: 2 hour Cruise + Stop-over at The Woolshed Brewery + Bus back to Renmark

Operation Period: All year round (check our booking page for dates, or call us to organise a charter)

Refreshments: Fully catered with Local Beer, Wine, Spirits, Soft drink, Juice and Water purchased on board.  BYO water only.

Pet Friendly: Yes, on request.  (The Woolshed Brewery is also Pet Friendly)

Details:

Have you ever fancied rolling up to The Woolshed Brewery by River? Well now you can!

Join us on a morning cruise from Renmark to The Woolshed Brewery for a 2 hour journey on some of the most beautiful sections of Murray River.

You will see all the creeks utilised in the famous Riverland Dinghy Derby, dense and untouched redgum forests on the National Park, bird life in the vast deadwood and wetland areas, Woolenook WW2 internment camp, and the magnificent Headings Cliffs from the water!  

On arrival, you will find the Woolshed Brewery beverage range has something for everyone. It truly is the ‘Brew with a view’.  If you are not sure where to start, the friendly staff will help you out! 

Grab a bite to eat with the ‘Build your own’ platters available as well as a rotation of local Food Trucks on weekends (Check their Facebook or their Website for details).

There are also free BBQ facilities if you prefer to bring your own picnic!

 

For your return trip, the Amazon Run Shuttle Bus service runs regularly to The Woolshed Brewery and back to Renmark for a small fee.  You can book this yourself (Details at the bar or on the website theamazonrun.com.au or call 0408816533) or we can book it for you.

 

  • 2 Hours boat cruise to The Woolshed Brewery as a guided tour with commentary. Relax and enjoy the scenery.

  • Session at The Woolshed Brewery to sample the large range of beer, sours and lemonades at your leisure on a pre-booked table (Grab a bite to eat with the ‘Build your own’ platters available as well as a rotation of local Food Trucks on weekends, or BYO picnic)

  • Amazon Run Shuttle Bus back to Renmark (approximately a 20 minute bus ride for a small fee *Not included in Cruise price.)

Please note: There are no toilets along the way, however, Bush toilets are supplied and part of the fun!

Feel free to bring any snacks you may like for the journey but please be mindful of other patrons.

Pickup/drop-off points are from:

  • Riverbend Caravan Park

  • Big 4 Caravan Park

  • Renmark Riverfront Small Craft Marina (riverside of the Renmark Club)

When booking please notify us of:

  • Your pickup/drop-off location

  • Any other special requirements

Questions? Check out our FAQ's page.

Or you'd like a package tailored to suit your needs?

 
CRUISE TO THE RIVERLAND WINE CENTRE

Location: Renmark, South Australia

Departing from: Renmark Riverfront Small Craft Marina with caravan park pickups optional

Capacity: 10 people Maximum (or 12 people for private groups)

Duration: 2 hour Cruise + 2 hour stop-over at the Wine Centre + Courtesy Bus back to Renmark.

Operation Period: All year round (check our booking page for dates, or call us to organise a charter)

Refreshments: Complimentary bottled water and juice boxes

Pet Friendly: No

Details:

If you are looking for a relaxing day out on the River this cruise is for you. Leaving from Renmark you will be transported downstream on our luxurious pontoon boat, under the Historic Paringa Bridge and through Lock 5. From the Lock we will steam at a nice easy pace past wetlands and sandbars where you will catch a glimpse of the abundant wildlife.

The cruise then takes a left turn up Pike River past the limestone cliffs to the Riverland Wine Centre (click the link to see their menu) where you can taste the fantastic range of wine the region has to offer, and the platters available are nothing short of sensational! Once you are full of food and wine, we can drive you back to Renmark on our Courtesy Bus.

  • 2 Hours boat cruise to the Wine Centre as a guided tour with commentary, and relax and enjoy the scenery.

  • 2 Hours at the Wine Centre to wine and dine at your leisure on a pre-booked table (food and wine can be purchased upon arrival).

  • Optional Courtesy Bus back to Renmark (approximately a 20 minute bus ride) or stay longer and find your own way home!

*Approximate total time of tour is 4 hours

There are toilets at Plush’s Bend approximately halfway. (Bush toilets are supplied and part of the fun!).

Feel free to bring any snacks you may like for the journey but please be mindful of other patrons.

Passengers are limited to 10 people. However, the boat can take up to 12 people if required for large groups (Christmas parties, Family groups etc.).


We are here to make your Riverland stay as memorable and enjoyable as possible so please contact us if you have any questions or concerns. Packages are also available at discounted rates.

Pickup/drop-off points are from:

  • Riverbend Caravan Park

  • Big 4 Caravan Park

  • Renmark Riverfront Small Craft Marina (riverside of the Renmark Club)

**No BYO except for water/juice/soft drink/snack/nibbles

When booking please notify us of:

  • Your pickup/drop-off location

  • Any other special requirements

Questions? Check out our FAQ's page.

Or you'd like a package tailored to suit your needs?

HEADINGS CLIFF FROM THE WOOLSHED BREWERY

Location: Renmark, South Australia

Departing from: The Woolshed Brewery, Wilkinson Road Murtho, South Australia

Capacity: 12 people

Duration: 1 hour

Operation Period: All year round on weekends (check our booking page for dates, or call us to organise a charter)

Refreshments: All refreshments can be purchased on board. BYO water/juice/soft drink/snacks/nibbles. Please note - no BYO alcohol.

Pet Friendly: Yes, on request

 

Heading’s cliffs are a wonder to behold, and there is nothing quite like seeing them from the water!  Take it all in as we free float in the middle of the mighty Murray and listen to the Whistling Kites singing in the distance.
There will be plenty of opportunity for the avid photographer to snap the perfect shot, or just enjoy a sensational section of River while sipping down a Woolshed or Angove refreshment!

We are here to make your Riverland stay as memorable and enjoyable as possible so please contact us if you have any questions or concerns. Packages are also available at discounted rates.

**No BYO except for water/juice/soft drink/snacks/nibbles

When booking please notify us of:

  • Any other special requirements

Questions? Check out our FAQ's page.

Or you'd like a package tailored to suit your needs?

 
CUSTOM CRUISES

Capacity: 12 people maximum, but we have 2 cruise boats available. 

Operation Period: All year round

Refreshments: A range of food and refreshments can be organised for your function. Please let us know what you have in mind and we can include this in your quote.

Want a private cruise or something special for a group function?

Simply contact us and we will customise a tour for you.

We also work alongside The Amazon Run Shuttle Bus which allows us to do one-way cruises to the Woolshed Brewery or The Riverland Wine Centre.  We can even plan a multi stop tour of the Riverland for you.

We can cater for Christmas Shows, Birthdays, Footy or Netball Trips, Clubs, Bucks Shows, Hens Shows and everything in-between.

Let us plan your next day on the river and make it one to remember!

Questions? Check out our FAQ's page.

Or you'd like a package tailored to suit your needs?

 
HIRE A BOAT & TAKE YOURSELF ALONG THE RIVER

Would you prefer to hire a boat yourself? We can help! We are also the proud owners of Riverland Boat Hire. Click the button below to head to Riverland Boat Hire website and browse our range of boats and PFD's.

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