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Canoe for two

Really beautiful canoe spot, relaxing and scenic. The ‘rapids’ are very manageable and all canoes were in good shape, enough room to take an esky and relax. Good swimming spots located the entire way up the river.

— Mikaela | 7 October 2014
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What to Bring – Overnight Trips

  • A GAS OR FUEL STOVE and fuel (WE CAN HIRE YOU ONE)
  • A TENT WITH A SEWN IN FLOOR (We can sell you a New one for $65)
  • SLEEPING BAG
  • GROUND MAT
  • FOOD…DRINK…SNACKS
  • EATING UTENSILS…CUP…PLATE…BOWL…KNIFE, FORK
  • MATCHES
  • TORCH WITH NEW BATTERY
  • A SPADE FOR A TOILET HOLE (WE WILL SUPPLY)
  • GARBAGE BAGS (WE CAN SUPPLY)
  • A BASIC FIRST AID KIT
  • WATER PURIFYING TABS (rather than transport water, which is bulky and heavy)
  • ANY SPECIAL MEDICATION
  • RAIN COAT
  • A PAIR OF SHOES TO GET WET

Australis Swagman

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Bushranger Double

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Dagger Specter (or similar)

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Trip 5 : Wildlife of Bendeela & Beyond

Another great day trip. Starting at Bendeela picnic area, take as long as you like to appreciate this flat-water trip into Morton National Park. Meander through the habitat of our famous wildlife, Kangaroos, Birdlife, Lizards and later in the day Wombats, even Platypus if you are very lucky.

Take your camera and Bass fishing gear. We look after delivery and pick up of canoes and kayaks.

What to Bring

  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Shoes you don't mind getting wet
  • Water
  • Picnic lunch
  • Fishing Gear
  • Be prepared for fun !

The Details

2 hours or all Day

Starting at Bendeela picnic area, flat-water trip into Morton National Park.

Trip 4 : Hampden Bridge to Bendeela

This trip starts at famous Hampden Bridge the oldest suspension bridge in Australia. Paddle the 5km to Bendeela picnic area testing your skills on 6 small rapids along the way, this is one of the prettiest sections of the river, the habitat of Rock Wallabies, Wombats, Water Dragons and the Lyrebird.

We will pre arrange a pick up time for your return to our office and car park in one of our shuttle buses.

What to Bring

  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Shoes you don't mind getting wet
  • Water
  • Picnic lunch
  • Fishing Gear
  • Be prepared for fun !

The Details

2 hours to all day

Starts at famous Hampden Bridge. Paddle the 5km to Bendeela picnic area.
Pick up and return to our office and car park in one of our shuttle buses.

Trip 3 : The Big Safari

We combine Trips 1 and 2 to make the Big Safari for those who want to extend their experience on our Rivers at a leisurely pace, relax, enjoy and appreciate the bush.

What to Bring

  • A GAS OR FUEL STOVE and fuel (WE CAN HIRE YOU ONE)
  • A TENT WITH A SEWN IN FLOOR (We can sell you a New one for $65)
  • SLEEPING BAG
  • GROUND MAT
  • FOOD...DRINK...SNACKS
  • EATING UTENSILS...CUP...PLATE...BOWL...KNIFE, FORK
  • MATCHES
  • TORCH WITH NEW BATTERY
  • A SPADE FOR A TOILET HOLE (WE WILL SUPPLY)
  • GARBAGE BAGS (WE CAN SUPPLY)
  • A BASIC FIRST AID KIT
  • WATER PURIFYING TABS (rather than transport water, which is bulky and heavy)
  • ANY SPECIAL MEDICATION
  • RAIN COAT
  • A PAIR OF SHOES TO GET WET

The Details

3, 4 or 5 days

We combine Trips 1 and 2 to make the Big Safari for those who want to extend their experience on our Rivers at a leisurely pace, relax, enjoy and appreciate the bush.

Trip 2 : Shoalhaven Gorge

A twenty-minute shuttle in one of our buses to Tallowa Dam, then a 3 hour paddle into the spectacular Shoalhaven Gorge which is recognised as one of the most scenic flat water paddles in Australia, especially after rain with many waterfalls coming over the majestic sandstone cliffs.

Campsites are limited around the Fossickers Flat area and beyond to Canoe Flat so get here early for our 9am Bus out to the Dam. Enjoy the peace, no roads, no powerboats, just the noise of the birds to wake you up in the morning.
DAY 2 Return to Tallowa Dam. Allow 3 hours enjoy lunch on the banks along the way. We will meet you for your return bus to our base.

What to Bring

  • A GAS OR FUEL STOVE and fuel (WE CAN HIRE YOU ONE)
  • A TENT WITH A SEWN IN FLOOR (We can sell you a New one for $65)
  • SLEEPING BAG
  • GROUND MAT
  • FOOD...DRINK...SNACKS
  • EATING UTENSILS...CUP...PLATE...BOWL...KNIFE, FORK
  • MATCHES
  • TORCH WITH NEW BATTERY
  • A SPADE FOR A TOILET HOLE (WE WILL SUPPLY)
  • GARBAGE BAGS (WE CAN SUPPLY)
  • A BASIC FIRST AID KIT
  • WATER PURIFYING TABS (rather than transport water, which is bulky and heavy)
  • ANY SPECIAL MEDICATION
  • RAIN COAT
  • A PAIR OF SHOES TO GET WET

The Details

2 days

A twenty-minute shuttle in one of our buses to Tallowa Dam, then a 3 hour paddle into the spectacular Shoalhaven Gorge. Return to Tallowa Dam. Allow 3 hours enjoy lunch on the banks along the way.

Trip 1 : Bendeela to Tallowa Dam

A five-minute shuttle in one of our buses to the start point at Bendeela. Allow a 3 hour leisurely paddle into Morton National Park to the where you will find numerous lovely camping areas around Acacia flat and Beehive Point.

Arrive at our base anytime from 8.30am to late morning.

Abundant with wildlife, watch for Kangaroos, Wallabies, harmless Water Dragons, bird life including Wedgetail and Sea Eagles, Wombats later in the day and if you are very lucky you might spot a Platypus. Take a late afternoon paddle and explore the drowned forest of Yarrunga Creek. A special spot to see.

Day 2
An easy 3-hour paddle to Tallowa Dam, along the way explore the delights of Bundanoon and Sandy Creeks, great stops for lunch. We will meet you at the Dam for return Bus shuttle.

Good fishing along the way so bring a Rod.

What to Bring

  • A GAS OR FUEL STOVE and fuel (WE CAN HIRE YOU ONE)
  • A TENT WITH A SEWN IN FLOOR (We can sell you a New one for $65)
  • SLEEPING BAG
  • GROUND MAT
  • FOOD...DRINK...SNACKS
  • EATING UTENSILS...CUP...PLATE...BOWL...KNIFE, FORK
  • MATCHES
  • TORCH WITH NEW BATTERY
  • A SPADE FOR A TOILET HOLE (WE WILL SUPPLY)
  • GARBAGE BAGS (WE CAN SUPPLY)
  • A BASIC FIRST AID KIT
  • WATER PURIFYING TABS (rather than transport water, which is bulky and heavy)
  • ANY SPECIAL MEDICATION
  • RAIN COAT
  • A PAIR OF SHOES TO GET WET

The Details

2 days

A five-minute shuttle in one of our buses to Bendeela Picnic area. Allow 3 hours paddling into Morton National Park to the lovely camping areas around Acacia flat and Beehive Point.
Day 2 An easy 3 hour paddle to Tallowa Dam, along the way explore the delights of Yarrunga and Sandy Creeks. Meet at the Dam for return Bus shuttle.