What you'll do
Your tour will begin at 9:45 when we will meet at the Margaret River mouth, Prevelly Beach. You’ll be greeted with the stunning views of Surfers Point where the river meeting the ocean. After our introductions and a safety briefing, we'll launch at 10.15am, paddling upstream past cliffs, pioneer and aboriginal sites in our stable canoes. Access to the river is very restricted so there are no power boats and the ecosystem is almost untouched, boasting an abundance of wildlife, unique coastal forests and tranquil waters. Lunch will be served around 1pm served and includes an exotic selection of wild food tastes from all over Western Australia, including kangaroo, emu and crocodile along with wild nut pesto, quandongs, bush tomatoes and much more. Vegetarians \Vegans are well catered for. After lunch, we’ll paddle a little further upstream past forested kangaroo habitats and learn the history of our first native inhabitants and the trials of the famous Bussell family who were among the first European settlers in the region. There will be lots of opportunities for unique photos, fun in the sun before we meander back downstream or race for a bottle of Margaret River wine to Surfer's Beach
Since 1990 Bushtucker Tours has been delivering amazing tour experiences in and around the Margaret River region of Western Australia. Helen Lee, won the Best Tour Guide in Western Australia, along with several state and national tourism awards, and understands just what it takes to put together a day tour jam-packed with brilliant fun memories.
Lunch includes an exotic selection of wild food tastes from all over Western Australia, together with locally made pestos,…
Purpose built 2 - 5 Person Canoes Our canoes are super stable offering everyone the opportunity to safely paddle the river.
All buoyancy vests and safety equipment
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Where you'll be
We'll paddle up the Margaret River to secret spots that are not usually accessible to the public, viewing the ruins of Wallcliffe House home to the first European Settlers the Bussell Family, along with many important cultural sites for the local Aboriginal people. The tour is a very scenic journey back in time enjoying tastes, touching and doing activities on a River. If the weather permits, we may also stop for a swim at a special swim area.
Keep these in mind
Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.
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Up to 10 guests aged 2 and up can attend.
No prior experience required. Pickups from the Margaret River Visitors Centre available for guests who need transport.
Canoe Tour Margaret River 9.45am 4 hours