Big Bend By Night

  • Children catered for

Discover the rugged beauty of the mid Murraylands region of South Australia with Big Bend By Night Eco Tours. Take an evening tour highlighting the nocturnal wildlife, scenery and lagoons surrounding the Big Bend area of the River Murray, a three-course dinner at sunset can be included before your nocturnal tour. Sample great wines and enjoy a winery lunch on a Barossa Valley winery day tour. Experience a bush tucker food breakfast and a glass of sparkling wine at Big Bend River Murray lagoon edge location.

Contact Details

Big Bend By Night
Sunnydale Road
Swan Reach
South Australia 5354

Toll Free Number
Not available

Telephone
+61 (08) 8570 1097

Fax
+61 (08) 8570 1097

Mobile
+61 419 812 287

  • Big Bend by night Eco Tours, Swan Reach, Murraylands, South Australia
  • Big Bend by night Eco Tours, Swan Reach, Murraylands, South Australia
  • Big Bend by night Eco Tours, Swan Reach, Murraylands, South Australia
  • Big Bend by night Eco Tours, Swan Reach, Murraylands, South Australia

Facilities

  • Guide

Activities

  • Animal Viewing
  • Birdwatching
  • Bush Tucker
  • Wine Tasting

Big Bend By Night Nocturnal Tour

Self drive to property and board a comfortable covered wagon towed behind a four wheel motorbike (quad bike) that takes you into the bush to view, up close, the wombats, kangaroos and spiders as they come out to feed at night.

Operates: Daily, 7.30pm to 8.30pm approximately.

Tour details

Tour destinations

Swan Reach

Tour duration

1 Hour

Departure & Arrival time

Mon 19:30-20:30
Tue 19:30-20:30
Wed 19:30-20:30
Thu 19:30-20:30

Fri 19:30-20:30
Sat 19:30-20:30
Sun 19:30-20:30

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $15.00

Transport mode

Car

Facilities

  • Commentary

Big Bend By Night Nocturnal Tour and Dinner

Self drive to property and enjoy a three-course dinner at sunset as the Big Bend cliffs change colour with the setting sun followed by a spotlighting adventure in a comfortable covered wagon to view the wombats, kangaroos and other native wildlife as they comes out to feed at night.

Operates: Daily (except Wednesday), 5.30pm to 8pm approximately.

Tour details

Tour destinations

Swan Reach

Tour duration

2 Hours

Departure & Arrival time

Mon 17:30-20:00
Tue 17:30-20:00
Wed
Thu 17:30-20:00

Fri 17:30-20:00
Sat 17:30-20:00
Sun 17:30-20:00

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $55.00

Transport mode

Car

Facilities

  • Commentary
  • Meal
  • Toilet

Barossa Valley Winery Day Tour

Your day begins with pickup from the metropolitan area, Murraylands or Adelaide Hills region - Mannum/Bow Hill, Walker Flat/Swan Reach area, houseboat mooring or location on the River Murray by arrangement. Be greeted with a glass of bubbles and strawberries on arrival and enjoy morning tea the South Australian Company Store. Visit four wineries for wine tasting in the area. Enjoy lunch amongst the wine barrels at Chateau Tanunda and visit a lively country pub on return journey. This tour can be taken in a 12 seat minibus or luxury limousine "The Entertainer".

Operates: Daily, 9am to 5pm.

Tour details

Tour destinations

Angaston, Tanunda, Rowland Flat

Tour duration

8 Hours

Departure & Arrival time

Mon 9:00-17:00
Tue 9:00-17:00
Wed 9:00-17:00
Thu 9:00-17:00

Fri 9:00-17:00
Sat 9:00-17:00
Sun 9:00-17:00

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $110.00

Transport mode

Car, Coaster, Limousine

Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Commentary
  • Drop off
  • Host/Hostess
  • Meal
  • Meet and Greet
  • Pickup
  • Seat belts

Big Bend By Night Bush Tucker Food Breakfast

This tour is available to houseboat hirers located at the Big Bend River Murray 229 kilometre marker (Swan Reach/Nildottie). We will pick you up from your houseboat in a "gypsy wagon" style cart behind a quad motorbike and transfer you to a covered River Murray lagoon edge location amongst the bullrushes and reeds for breakfast of a combination of both traditional and bush tucker foods including kangaroo sausages, marinated rabbit strips, eggs poached in samphire, wattle seed toast and pancakes, bush tomato and quandong chutneys, jams, kutjera sauce, desert passion berry syrup and Billy tea. After breakfast we will return you back to your houseboat.

Operates: Daily from houseboat located at Big Bend River Murray 229 kilometre marker (Swan Reach/Nildottie) by arrangement, 8am to 10am.

Tour details

Tour destinations

Swan Reach

Tour duration

2 Hours

Departure & Arrival time

Mon 8:00-10:00
Tue 8:00-10:00
Wed 8:00-10:00
Thu 8:00-10:00

Fri 8:00-10:00
Sat 8:00-10:00
Sun 8:00-10:00

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $30.00

Transport mode

Four Wheel Drive, Car

Facilities

  • Commentary
  • Drop off
  • Meal
  • Pickup
  • Toilet
 
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