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Cruise 'n' Canoe to Australia's Everglades

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Overview
Your adventure begins with a river cruise from Habitat Noosa crossing beautiful Lake Cootharaba to the start of the Noosa Everglades. Then paddle your canoe through ancient landscapes, mirrored waterways & sub-tropical rainforest. Enjoy a delicious morning tea and go for a swim in the pristine waters before boarding the vessel for a cruise along the river of mirrors. Your tour ends with a roast lunch at Habitat Noosa with your tour group.
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    Everglades
    Stop: 5 hours - Admission included
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    Habitat Noosa
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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You'll return to the starting point
Highlights
  • Explore the Noosa Everglades on a tour from Noosa Heads or Noosaville
  • Discover and learn about the abundant wildlife of this unique region
  • Enjoy a morning snack and delicious roast lunch during your tour
  • Canoe down the beautiful River of Mirrors and take in the tranquil scenery
What to Expect
Enjoy a complimentary pickup from your hotel in Noosa Heads or Noosaville before heading to your boat on the Noosa River. Once reaching Fig Tree Point, enjoy a morning snack before jumping in your canoe and paddling down the River of Mirrors, named for its super reflective surfaces. Take in the scenery and wildlife as you experience the magnificent wonders of the Everglades, recognized as one of the most spectacular canoeing adventures in Australia. Your tour includes a delicious roast lunch (egetarian food options available upon request). Cover a 52-mile portion of the Noosa River while listening to your guide about the history and wildlife of the area. The Noosa Everglades are the only other everglades system in the world, after Florida, and is abundant with over 700 animals and about 1400 species of plants. Soak up the scenery of Great Sandy National Park before heading back to your hotel.
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Important Information
Departure Point
habitatnoosa
Departure Time
9:00 AM
Duration
6h
Return Details
Returns to the original departure point
Inclusions
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • All equipment including canoes and dry bags
  • Roast Lunch
  • Noosa pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - Everglades
  • Entry/Admission - Habitat Noosa
Exclusions
  • Drinks (available to purchase)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Please bring swimwear, towel, sunglasses, hat and sunscreen
  • No previous experience is necessary
  • Minimum age is 7 years
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Did the cruise and canoe with my hubby. Our guide was amazing and informative. I learnt so much. Had the best time in the canoes. We had vests so we were safe and got to see so much wildlife. Morning tea was delicious! The best Anzac biscuits I’ve ever tasted! When we got back a
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Response from ecoQLD, Public Relations Manager at Cruise 'n' Canoe to Australia's Everglades
Responded 3 days ago
Hi Caren. Thank you very much for sharing this wonderful review with us, we are stoked to learn you had a blast with us! We will pass on your kind words to our dedicated skippers and kitchen staff.
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We enjoyed our day out , loved the environment despite the burnt bush, the food was fabulous and the canoeing hard work against the wind and tide, but fun nevertheless. What was exceedingly disappointing was the total lack of professionalism and interest from Dave the tour
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Response from ecoQLD, Public Relations Manager at Cruise 'n' Canoe to Australia's Everglades
Responded 1 week ago
Hi Rosalind Thank you very much for taking the time to review our tour, we truly appreciate it. We're sorry to hear you found our tour guide unwilling to provide information. We always get a lot of great reviews and feedback from our guests on our tour guides and we're sorry to hear that you do not share this view. We will pass on your feedback to our management and to our tour guides. We take all feedback very seriously. Once again, thank you for reviewing our tour - we hope to see you back again in the future.
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We really enjoyed the cruise through the everglades, absolutely beautiful. Our tour guide David was excellent and kept us entertained the whole cruise. The cruise ended with a really delicious homemade pork roast and damper bread which was so yummy.
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Response from ecoQLD, Public Relations Manager at Cruise 'n' Canoe to Australia's Everglades
Responded 4 weeks ago
Thank you very much for reviewing our Everglades Eco Safari - we're pleased to hear you enjoyed your time with us.
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Well organised by the operator from start to finish. Great friendly informed staff. The Everglades are amazing. Should have done this years ago.
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Response from ecoQLD, Public Relations Manager at Cruise 'n' Canoe to Australia's Everglades
Responded 26 Oct 2019
Hi David Thank you for taking the time to review our Cruise 'n' Canoe tour - we are happy to hear you found our tour well-organised and that our staff was friendly and informed, We hope to see you again in the future.
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I joined a mature group of locals on this surprising day out. Noosa is a glamorous Sunshine Coast location full of beautiful people designer stores and beachfront restaurants so the Eco Resort close by was a big surprise. Loved watching the on land area full of active visitors,
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Response from ecoQLD, Public Relations Manager at Cruise 'n' Canoe to Australia's Everglades
Responded 26 Oct 2019
Hi Olivia Thank you for sharing this wonderful review! We're stoked to hear you found our Everglades Eco Safari easy and pleasant and that it was a great day out for you. We will pass on your kind words to our dedicated skippers and kitchen staff. We hope to welcome you back again in the future.
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Key Details
  • Duration: 6h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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