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Originally I booked this trip for 4 people for my birthday. The day before, Rob rang and suggested... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018

We wanted a trip with an edge so this seemed worth a try and we booked in with Rob for 2 nights / 3... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2018
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Lake Escapades offers canoes, kayaks and powered runabouts for hire from our base on the shores of Lake Cootharaba at Boreen Point on Queensland's Sunshine Coast. We specialise in day and overnight tours and safaris to the Noosa Everglades. We keep...more
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81 Lake Flat Road, Boreen Point, Queensland 4565, Australia
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

Originally I booked this trip for 4 people for my birthday. The day before, Rob rang and suggested we defer as the winds were predicted to be high and although this was disappointing, it was the right decision. Rob is an excellent communicator whose focus...More

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Robert K, Owner at Lake Escapades, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Many thanks Rhian for your kind and open comments and feedback, really very much appreciated. I feel you are spot-on about the pre-departure briefing, it's certainly a balance between not blabbing on for too long but also not leaving customers in the lurch to work...More

Reviewed 27 April 2018

We wanted a trip with an edge so this seemed worth a try and we booked in with Rob for 2 nights / 3 days. It was absolutely brilliant. Rowing across the lake was fun, rowing down the Noosa river was a great mix of...More

Thank BenStace
Reviewed 26 April 2018

We hired a boat with canopy off Robert from Lake Escapades to explore the Noosa Everglades and lakes. We picked the boat up from the Boreen Point Boat Ramp. Robert took so much time to fully explain the route, where we could get lost, and...More

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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Would highly recommend renting kayaks from Robert at Lake Escapades. We did a one day trip and kayaked up to Harry’s Campground and back again. It was very tiring but totally worth it. Robert was great, he met us at 7am and gave us a...More

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Robert K, Owner at Lake Escapades, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Many thanks Laura for your honest feedback and positive comments about your Everglades tour through us. I keep the pricing down by keeping my business small, uncomplicated and personal, which allows me to spend quality time with every customer while giving each of them maximum...More

Reviewed 30 January 2018

My boyfriend and I rented a canoe for two days, one night to Harry's hut in Noosa everglades. Rob was very friendly, helpful, and accommodating. He responded to my emails and inquiries rapidly, and adjusted the trip to fit our needs. He had a very...More

Thank Kelly M
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

My partner and myself really wanted to canoe the Everglades on our trip does the coast but all the rental places we'd seen were super pricy. After popping down to Boreen Point we saw Robs ad and gave him a call and got what we...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 15 April 2016

Being the first time I visited Boreen point I was disappointed in the lake as it was very murky not clear at all. I can see on the photo above it can be but this day even though it was a clear day with the...More

Thank Jennifer M
Robert K, Owner at Lake Escapades, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2016

The water in the lake and the upper Noosa River can certainly appear to be dark pr murky on some days especially after rain. This is the result of the tannin from the tea trees which surround the waterways being washed into the lake. In...More

Reviewed 12 October 2015

We booked a trip with Rob to celebrate my wifes significant birthday ! What a great day we had following a detailed brief we set out on our adventure up the Upper Noosa river. Our kayak was comfortable and easy to paddleand before long we...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2015

Rob the owner collected us from Noosa for a very reasonable price (just paid petrol) Such a wonderful local guy- very informative and fun! Professional intro to the kayaking, clear instructions. Equipment excellent and superb value for money. Rob drove us home and gave us...More

Thank amyfrancesca
Reviewed 10 August 2014

We rented a canoe from Rob at Lake Escapades for 4 days to take a camping trip up the river to one of the remoter campsites. From the beginning dealing with Rob was a pleasure - he took care to make sure we were happy...More

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Ally C
15 February 2018|
Response from Robert K | Property representative |
Lake Escapades offers canoes, kayaks and runabouts for hire on Lake Cootharaba, specialising in day and over-night self-guided tours to the Noosa Everglades. There are designated camp grounds at Boreen Point and Elanda... More