Half-Day Coorong Experience

Fleurieu Peninsula

From $120
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The Half-Day Coorong Experience with Spirit of the Coorong is a perfect winter adventure. This tour includes a delightful lunch and afternoon tea, offering a unique way to explore the stunning Coorong National Park.

As the vessel departs from the port of Goolwa, cruising downstream towards the Goolwa Barrage. The journey continues through the lock chamber, here, you can often spot long-nosed fur seals lounging leisurely.

The tour meanders through the serene waterways of the Coorong, following the last stretches of the mighty Murray River to its mouth, where it opens into the Southern Ocean. Along the way, passengers are treated to expert commentary, enriching their understanding of the area's ecology, history, and birdlife.

An optional guided walk offers a deeper exploration of the Coorong’s natural beauty. Participants can wander through the sand dunes to the Ngarrindjeri Midden, a site rich in cultural heritage. The walk includes a bush-tucker trail and the chance to dig for Pipi’s on the beach, feeling the cold, icy water between your toes.

The vessel makes its way back, passing by towering dunes and iconic filming locations. The Half-Day Coorong Experience combines scenic beauty, wildlife encounters, and cultural insights, making it an unforgettable winter excursion.


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