AUTUMN PADDLE FOR PICNIC
Get out on the stunning Ovens River with ease with a fresh and very tasty picnic including a glass of chilled Prosecco. It is one of the best things to do in the local area and guests are relaxed and glowing when they return.
There are plenty of picnic spots to choose from on this spectacular river with many beaches, gentle grassy banks and little river offshoots. You can take your time finding the best spot before enjoying an antipasto platter with Milawa bread, dip and a cheeky glass of Brown Brothers Prosecco.
Be warned this adventure is very relaxing and takes you away from the crowds. Guests fully relax into an easy and relaxing river pace, light a fire, eat a picnic and toast your marshmallows. After your paddle enjoy your paddle, the River flows with you and gently eases you along past many little nooks of habitat.
Explore nature and enjoy the high nature conservation value of this river, it contains a significant rare flora and fauna. Over 800 native and 360 exotic plant species exist along the Ovens River and its tributaries. 14 native species are of national significance while 62 are of conservation significance in Victoria. There are 47 native mammal species, 38 native reptile species and 12 native frog species recorded within the Ovens catchment. The area provides perfect conditions for native fish, such as the iconic Murray Cod. The Ovens River is home to fresh water turtles, yabbies and crayfish. Many guests report sighting King Fishers, turtles and lucky paddlers may spot the shy Nankeen Night Heron.
River Tribe Adventures provides everything you need including kayaks, safety equipment a set of tour notes will help you understand the local context of the river. River Tribe provides instruction to the less experienced kayaker. This adventure really is fantastic and perfect for couples, friends and families of all ages and abilities.
Duration: Self guided tour, 7-8km at your own pace from 2 hours to a whole day. Longer routes are available.
Includes: Fresh antipasto picnic with Prosecco, fire pack and marshmallows.
Transfers: River Tribes Adventures meet you at the designated departure point (free, safe parking and amenities are available) or pick you up from your accommodation in Wangaratta and take you upstream to the launch point. Guests leisurely paddle back to the meeting point where the River Tribe team will be waiting for you.
WHO & WHEN...
Add to Cart allows you to purchase this tour and select the number of adults that wish to participate. $198 for two guests. Group rates are available.
Requires 24 Hours notice or call 0457 902 966 to organize alternative arrangements. Departs daily at 11:30am or by arrangement. Tours are subject to availability.
Please email info@rivertribeadventures your mobile number, names of guests and the prefered date of the tour.
NOTE: $79/person is based on the summer special offer until February 2016)
KAYAK - CYCLE - SAIL - PICNIC - VINEYARD & BREWERY TOURS - NORTH EAST VICTORIA - RIVER TRIBE ADVENTURES - HAVE A LITTLE ADVENTURE
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HAVE A HEART WARMING ADVENTURE - AUTUMN 2016...
WHAT AND WHERE . . .
River Tribe Adventures provides outdoor experiences in the spectacular landscapes of North East Victoria. Cycle the Murray to Mountains Rail Trail, paddle for a picnic on the gentle Ovens River, sail the mighty Murray at Lake Mulwala and take a brewery or vineyard tour through the high country. We cater for couples, families and groups, and can tailor experiences to your needs.