Canoe the Coorong

  • Children catered for
  • National Tourism Accreditation Program

Canoe the Coorong offers all inclusive, guided kayaking tours of the Coorong, Murray Mouth and Goolwa region. Tours are suitable for participants of all ages, offering a unique way to see a spectacular part of South Australia.

A Coorong full day tour involves about three hours of kayak cruising, broken up with numerous stops and delicious local food. Stretch your legs and take a closer look at native coastal flora on a bush tucker walk across the Younghusband Peninsula to the Southern Ocean. The tour incorporates interpretation of the area's international significance, culminating at the Murray Mouth.

Canoe the Coorong also offers family (half and full day) fun tours, exclusive romantic sun set tours, overnight camping experiences, four night expedition (Salt Creek to Goolwa), Pelican Island tours (Policemans Point, southern Coorong), school groups and corporate team building.

Contact Details

Canoe the Coorong
Mundoo Channel Drive
Goolwa
South Australia 5214

Toll Free Number
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Telephone
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Fax
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Mobile
+61 424 826 008

  • Canoe the Coorong, Goolwa, Fleurieu Peninsula, South Australia
  • Canoe the Coorong, Goolwa, Fleurieu Peninsula, South Australia
  • Canoe the Coorong, Goolwa, Fleurieu Peninsula, South Australia
  • Canoe the Coorong, Goolwa, Fleurieu Peninsula, South Australia

Facilities

  • Car park
  • Guide
  • Waiting Area

Family Fun Days

Family Fun Days are a great way to spend some quality time with family and friends.

After enjoying a paddle around the wooden boats of Goolwa, pull up for a game of beach cricket/botchy and watch the kids catch fish, then take a guided walk through the dunes to the beach. There you will be shown how to find and cook Goolwa's famous cockles. While at Goolwa beach take the opportunity to have a refreshing dip in the Southern Ocean. There is also an opportunity to paddle under the Hindmarsh Island Bridge or walk over the famous Goolwa barrage and see where the movie Storm Boy was filmed.

This tour also includes a seasonal fruit platter, iced chocolate, homemade biscuits and cake (full days also available).

Tour details

Tour destinations

Goolwa Barrage

Tour duration

3 Hours

Departure & Arrival time

Mon 9:00-18:30
Tue 9:00-18:30
Wed 9:00-18:30
Thu 9:00-18:30

Fri 9:00-18:30
Sat 9:00-18:30
Sun 9:00-18:30

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $95.00

Transport mode

Canoe, Kayak

Facilities

  • Commentary
  • Meal
  • Meet and Greet
  • Toilet

Coorong Tour

The Coorong Tour is a relaxing one day all inclusive kayak tour of the Coorong and Murray Mouth region.

The tour involves about three hours of kayak cruising, broken up with numerous stops and delicious local food. A walk across the sand dunes to the Southern Ocean allows guests to stretch their legs and have a closer look at the native coastal flora. Interpretation of the area's uniqueness and its current state are incorporated throughout the tour culminating at the Murray Mouth.

Tour details

Tour destinations

Murray Mouth

Tour duration

7 Hours

Departure & Arrival time

Mon 9:00-9:00
Tue 9:00-15:30
Wed 9:00-15:30
Thu 9:00-15:30

Fri 9:00-15:30
Sat 9:00-15:30
Sun 9:00-15:30

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $135.00

Transport mode

Canoe, Kayak

Facilities

  • Commentary
  • Meet and Greet

Overnight Camping Tour

The Overnight Camping Tour is a relaxing overnight all inclusive kayak tour of the Coorong and Murray Mouth region. The tour involves a kayaking expedition to an already setup camp site, where you will be taken on a bush tucker walk through the dunes where you will collect some ingredients for tea. Night time activities include spotlighting and cooking lessons. Try your luck with some surf fishing for salmon or the elusive mulloway. Interpretation of the area's uniqueness and its current state is incorporated throughout the tour culminating at the Murray Mouth.

Tour details

Tour destinations

Murray Mouth

Tour duration

2 Days

Departure & Arrival time

Mon 11:00
Tue 11:00-15:00
Wed 11:00-15:00
Thu 11:00-15:00

Fri
Sat
Sun

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $340.00

Transport mode

Canoe, Kayak

Facilities

  • Commentary
  • Meal
  • Meet and Greet
  • Toilet

Pelican Breeding Tour

The Pelican Breeding Tour is a very special tour that allows participants to see one of the only permanent breeding colonies in South Australia. There are four islands hosting up to 12,000 pelicans at the height of their breeding. The Pelican Breeding Tour is all inclusive with delicious morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea supplied. Tour departs from near Salt Creek at a negotiated time and concludes when the group decides.

Tour details

Tour destinations

Salt Creek

Tour duration

7 Hours

Departure & Arrival time

Mon 10:30-10:30
Tue 10:30-16:30
Wed 10:30-16:30
Thu 10:30-16:30

Fri 10:30-16:30
Sat 10:30-16:30
Sun 10:30-16:30

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $135.00

Transport mode

Canoe, Kayak

Facilities

  • Commentary
  • Interpreter Service
  • Meal
  • Meet and Greet

New Zealand Fur Seal Tour

The New Zealand Fur Seal Tour is a short two hour kayaking adventure to see the fur seals that call the Coorong home.

The tour allows guests to get up close and personal with the fur seals, without disturbing their natural behaviour. The tour is suitable for participants of all ages and skill levels and departs from just five minutes out of Goolwa.

Tour details

Tour destinations

Coorong

Tour duration

2 Hours

Departure & Arrival time

Mon 14:15-14:15
Tue 14:15-18:00
Wed 14:15-18:00
Thu 14:15-18:00

Fri 14:15-18:00
Sat 14:15-18:00
Sun 14:15-18:00

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $75.00

Transport mode

Canoe, Kayak, Self Drive

Facilities

  • Commentary
 
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