Paddle n’ Picnic Full Day Tour

The Costs:

  • 1 person kayak: $145.00
  • 2 person canoe: $155.00
  • 3 person canoe: $165.00

Lane Poole Reserve entry fees now apply. These are not included in this tour.

This is a self guided/supported tour. No guides accompany you however we assist you in delivery to start and pick up at finish point.

The Adventure:

From our drop off point at Yarragil campsite you enter the more popular section which includes passing a number of popular riverside camp spots. You will also encounter the featured Grade 2 rapid at Island Pool. Past Island pool the river reverts to long pools, fast-moving channels and a couple of small rapids. You carry your canoe over the road at Bobs Crossing for your last short leg to arrive at Baden Powel Water Spout (Dwaarlindjirraap) at 3pm.

The Tour

Your party arrives at Dwellingup Adventures and Waypoints Café, situated in the Dwellingup Trails and Visitors Centre. Customer toilets, lockers and laundromat are available at the… Please arrive at 9am where we complete the paper work for the canoe hire, you pay and we issue all equipment. You may have your own dry containers or you may hire a 20 litre dry barrel along with other equipment (link here). You supply your own food and water as required or you may choose to order a Picnic Package from our own Waypoints Café. You then follow us out to the tour finish point at Baden Powell Water Spout (Dwaarlindjirraap) and park your vehicle. We then transport your party and equipment up to your start point at Yarragil for your 10km river journey. We meet you at Baden Powell Water Spout (Dwaarlindjirraap) at 3pm and collect the canoes and equipment.

The inclusions:

One, two or three person canoe/s complete with paddles, buoyancy vests and water sport helmets (for higher water conditions). A laminated Murray River map is supplied. See link for extra hire equipment if required.

Want to know more…click here (detailed info and shallow water info) or call our Dwellingup Adventures tour desk on 9538 1127 or contact us here.

The tour is available all year, however from November to April the Murray River’s at its placid best, ideal for novices and families. Park your vehicle at the finish point and we’ll transport you and your canoe up-river to Yarragil (10kms). Spend the rest of the day picnicking, paddling and swimming as you meander downstream through the beautiful Murray River Valley to Baden Powell Water Spout (Dwaarlindjirraap) where we collect your canoe at 3pm.

When you book online, we will hold equipment for you up to 1 hour after booked collection time unless advised otherwise. We reserve the right to re hire the equipment after 1 hour.
No bond, deposit or upfront payment is required to secure a booking.

Get in touch with us if you have any queries, or to check availability for booking large groups, call 9538 1127.