The Goolwa History Boat Cruise

When: April 30May 4 2019 , May 7–11, 2019 , May 14–18, 2019 , May 21–25, 2019 , May 28–31, 2019

Location: Coorong Quays Marina, Tolarno Drive, Hindmarsh Island

Special offer for History Festival - With more twists & turns than the river itself, discover why most of South Australia’s history, and especially Goolwa’s, was, is & will be determined by just one common feature: water.

Discover Goolwa's rich history with this fascinating boat cruise, visiting key sites and living its stories. Explore Ngarrindjeri and early European settlement, Baudin/ Flinders' 1802 encounter, Sturt's 1830 Murray expedition, paddle steamers, river trade and Goolwa's heady growth as Australia's first inland port. The boat is stable and easy to board; assistance available. Minimum 2 people required, maximum 4 people per cruise. Bookings essential. Three tours each day - 10am, 12.30pm, 3pm (approx. 2 hours). Other days by appointment. Book online: https://historyfestival.sa.gov.au/33597.

Enquiries to Adrian Kemp 0402 826 960, contact@goolwaboatcruises.com.au Cost $50 per person.