Dolphin Sanctuary and Ships Graveyard Kayak Tour + Lunch
Garden Island South Australia - Sun 15th November 2020

Max Participants:
11
Location:
Garden Island South Australia
Date:
Sun 15th November 2020
Start Time:
9:30am
End Time:
2:30pm
Duration:
5 hours
Non-Member Cost:
$115.00 per person
Member Cost:
$99.00 per person
Tagged:
brunch kayaking
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Just 30 minutes from the Adelaide CBD, join Leonie our Adventurous Women ® Host exploring the Dolphin Sanctuary and Ships Graveyard Maritime Heritage Trail by kayak.

Discover one of Adelaide's "secret spots" amongst sheltered mangrove lined creeks which are home to a fascinating array of marine life, birds and the Port River Dolphins who are not shy about coming to say hello. Kayaking is the most environmentally sensitive way to explore and interact with the dolphins in the area and also allows you to truly enjoy the beauty of area, bird life and peace and quiet. 

The Ship's Graveyard is a unique feature of the area with over 20 "wrecks" to view.  Our kayak tour is three hours of fun with a professional, experienced guide who will lead us on an easy paced, unforgettable adventure allowing plenty of time for photos and listening stories of the area by your guide. When the Port River Dolphins come to play it is a memory you will treasure forever!  

This tour is suitable for all levels of fitness and experience and includes basic tuition in safe kayaking. We launch from a boat ramp covered in non-slip matting; you will get into the kayak on "dry land" and be slid into the water, with care you will not even get your feet wet!

On our return we will enjoy lunch, treats and a glass of bubbly (or something soft), and some time to chat in the Garden Island reserve. 

Please note: There is a COVID-safe plan in place for the kayaking and you will need to maintain a distance of 1 person per 2sqm while enjoying lunch and interacting.
If on the day you are experiencing flu-like symptoms please refrain from attending

We depart and return to Garden Island Boat Ramp and Reserve, Lot 204 Garden Island Road, Gillman where there is ample parking. Please meet Leonie, who will be wearing a bright orange AW cap and ensure you arrive at least 20 minutes early to be paired up, have your life jacket fitted and be ready to go for the start time.

Gallery

Lots of laughs as always
Dolphin sightings
Ships Graveyard
Yummy Lunch
Beautiful paddle

Location

Please note map locations and route are approximate only

Highlights

● Port River dolphins

● Over 20 shipwrecks to view

● Beautiful serene creeks

● Fascinating marine and bird life

Includes

Use of a safe & stable 2 person kayak

Safety equipment

Basic kayak safety training

3 hour kayaking tour

Light Lunch

Glass of bubbly (or something soft)

Excludes

Single person kayak, but these can be arranged for an additional cost

What To Bring/Wear

- Clothing to suit the temperature of the day

- Shady hat

- Sunscreen

- Shoes/sandals that can get wet(bare feet or thongs are not suitable)

- Insect repellent

- Drink and snack

- A CAMERA! A waterproof container can be supplied

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