Augusta River Tours


Hours: 2pm Extra Tours peak times and by demand. Closed for winter opening !st October 2021

Enjoy a Cruise of the beautiful Blackwood River and be entertained and informed with a guided tour of the unspoilt wetland ecosystem. From the River mouth to the unique Molloy Island it is teaming with wildlife and rich in history.

The shallow waters, sandbanks and river islands are alive with an amazing variety of birdlife. A major feeding ground for Black Swans, Pelicans and Cormorants. There are 60 species of Bird that have been seen, some even travel from Siberia.
A Pod of Bottle-nose Dolphins is seen regularly and if not busy fishing will play alongside the boat.
The Dolphin Discoverer is a safe, comfortable, all-weather purpose built a vessel with easy access and good viewing. Licenced for 29 passengers it is available for private tours, sundowners and BBQ`s so get a group together.
Tour Guide and Skipper Graeme Challis has grown up on the river with his grandparents settling on the Blackwood in 1923 and a family history of fishing the river he has plenty of stories to tell.

The picturesque seaside town of Augusta is known for its natural beauty and relaxed lifestyle. It is where the Oceans meet and the largest river in the south-west finishes its 325km journey and enters Flinders Bay.

The best way to get a feel for the area isRriver Tour on the Dolphin Discover with the local guide and skipper Graeme Challis. Tours depart from the Ellis st Jetty located 400m from the town centre.

Map & Directions

1 Ellis st. Augusta WA 6290, Australia


Ellis St Jetty, Augusta is located in the centre of town. Just follow the main road into town and turn left at the first intersection (Ellis St) and it is 400m downhill.

Cancellation Policy

Any bookings canceled with at least 24hrs notice will receive a full refund. If for any reason a tour is canceled the option a full refund or another tour is offered.

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