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Join your hosts, James & Sandra, on their brand new boat 'Qatar' for a relaxing cruise up or down the Murray River, enjoying the quiet, smooth waters around Waikerie. Get up close and personal with nature and see the unique bird life, native flora...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Leonard Norman Drive | Waikerie Riverfront, Waikerie, South Australia 5330, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the trip on board Rivergum Cruise. Story of Rivergum Cruise is even more fascinating. Well done James, you are an amazing guy and inspiration to others. It is a Wonderful boat made by James with his own hands from the Scratch.

Thank prathishgreg
Sandra S, Manager at Rivergum Boat Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much Prathish! We really enjoyed having you and your children on board. Hope to see you again sometime!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great way to see the Murray River! James & Sandra were fantastic hosts & had lots of knowledge on the locsl area. A lovely afternoon spent with family & friends. I highly recommend for people of all ages.

Thank Angela K
Sandra S, Manager at Rivergum Boat Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much Angela! We loved having you on board and hope you can come again one day!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

James and Sandra were warm and welcoming on arrival. James talked a bit about the boat and how he built it itself. We then set off along the Murray with a local share platter and full wine glass in hand. The views were spectacular, particularly...More

Thank pennynielsen0
Sandra S, Manager at Rivergum Boat Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much Penny! It was lovely meeting you and having you on board. We hope you enjoyed your visit to Waikerie and look forward to seeing you again someday!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We did the sunset tour with our three little kids and we absolutely loved it!! They were so lovely and welcoming! The boys loved the boat and the sights. We will definitely be going back and doing it again!!!

Thank Bdmenz
Sandra S, Manager at Rivergum Boat Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much guys! It was so lovely to meet you and have you on board. Your boys were just delightful and I loved holding the little one! Hope to see you again sometime

Reviewed 11 September 2018

Fantastic informative relaxing sunset cruise, we were supplied with a wonderful biscuit and cheese platter and the hosts are an amazing couple who welcomed us aboard and ensured that we were comfortable.

Thank Lorelei G
Sandra S, Manager at Rivergum Boat Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks so much Lorelei & Ian! It was a pleasure to have you on board and show you our beautiful River Murray! Hope to see you again someday!

Reviewed 27 August 2018

Incredible river scenery including magnificent cliffs and spectacular wildlife. Knowledgeable and friendly captain and crew. Highly recommended.

Thank Graham J
Sandra S, Manager at Rivergum Boat Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Thanks Graham & Faye for coming on board! We really enjoyed the cruise to Banrock with you!

Reviewed 31 July 2018

We had a wonderful day on the river with great hosts Highly recommended our age group was between 20 - 80 Loved it.!!!!

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Thank finwood2018
Sandra S, Manager at Rivergum Boat Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Thanks so much for bringing your family & friends on board! It was such a pleasure to meet you all and show you our beautiful River Murray here in Waikerie!

Reviewed 4 July 2018

What a lovely couple of hours. We were a group of 8 women (friends and family) away for a pleasant weekend. The crew of the Qatar were excellent hosts as we travelled down the river with a knowledgeable commentary about local landmarks and history and...More

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Sandra S, Manager at Rivergum Boat Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Thanks so much Tracey & ladies for coming on board! It was such a pleasure to show you our part of the Murray River! You were such a fun group of women and we hope to see you again sometime!

Reviewed 25 June 2018

Beautiful sunny day to watch nature at it's best while cruising gently along the River Murray. Sandra & James hospitality while cruising was great and enjoying a platter and complimentary drink. James knowledge of the different sites along the way was very interesting. Enjoying the...More

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Thank Sandy N
Sandra S, Manager at Rivergum Boat Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Thanks so much for coming on board for our Banrock Cruise! We love being able to showcase our beautiful Murray River and our top tourist attractions.

Reviewed 24 June 2018

We really loved our 3 hour sunset cruise that included a lovely BBQ tea. Sandy & James were awesome hosts who did a wonderful job managing the boat and telling us about the different sites and things along the river, as well as providing great...More

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Thank leanne313
Sandra S, Manager at Rivergum Boat Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

We loved having your group of friends on board for our Design Your Own (DYO) cruise! Thanks so much!

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