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Mary River Houseboats - Day Rentals

Corroboree-Billabong Rd | Corroboree, Marrakai, Northern Territory 0822, Australia
+61 8 8978 8877
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birds & crocks

5 people on board including 4-1/2 grandson. twin hulled vessel, very stable & well maintained. Nick... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Barra121
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Lightning Ridge, Australia
A fantastic trip

Four of us hired a houseboat for one night and had a great time. The scenery was so peaceful and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
buggsy62
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Sydney, Australia
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Mary River Houseboats are situated on the calm waters of Corroboree Billabong, approximately ninety minutes drive southeast from Darwin. Come and experience the beauty of the wetlands and the wilderness of this pristine river system. Whether it be exploring, fishing or sightseeing, do it from the comfort of your own houseboat. Cruise aboard Houseboats with showers, gas barbeques, fridges, double suites, single bunks and more! Party Boats are great for groups of up to ten or twenty and Leisure Boats are suited for groups of six or less. Fishing boats are available too, great for fishing runoffs and the Rockhole. Operating from May to October each year.
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Corroboree-Billabong Rd | Corroboree, Marrakai, Northern Territory 0822, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

5 people on board including 4-1/2 grandson. twin hulled vessel, very stable & well maintained. Nick explained workings of vessel, areas to visit, and generally made us feel very welcome. hired for 1/2 day starting at 8.00 am to beat the heat and see more...More

Thank Barra121
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Four of us hired a houseboat for one night and had a great time. The scenery was so peaceful and the boat was really well set up. Very clean and comfortable. The bed felt firm at first but I think I had the best sleep...More

Thank buggsy62
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We spent 2 days on one of the large houseboats crusing the Mary river. Magical scenery and wildlife. The boat was fully equipped with everything you need and great instructions and advise given when checking in. Definitely take note of the mosquito information regarding locking...More

Thank mareebali1967
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Picked up a 10 person party boat for the day. We had 6 on board which was very comfortable. Complete with chairs, a table, bins and BBQ. An esky is available and a fishing net if needed. Corroboree Billabong is such a beautiful area. Plenty...More

Thank RKRJ04
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Had a party boat for our Xmas in July. Ticked all the boxes. Good service peaceful and serene. Good to spot a few crocs. We fished and had an esky of coldies and good tucker. How could this fail.

Thank Jenny C
Reviewed 27 August 2016

We hired a 6 person BBQ boat for 4 hours - it was a great way to spend an afternoon & experience the wildlife & scenery of the billabong & Mary River - so peaceful. The BBQ boat was sturdy & stable, even when other...More

1  Thank JaneAndBrad
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We spent 48 hours (2 nights) on one of the 6 berth houseboats in early August. It was the dry season, so the river was well defined and the possibility of straying from the defined areas was very remote. The bird life, particularly birds of...More

1  Thank Simon H
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

We hired an 6 person houseboat overnight and took my 80 year old parents who were up from Adelaide. Nick and the rest of the crew were informative and helpful and the boat was immaculately presented. The billabong is tranquil, beautiful and a really different...More

1  Thank BigdaznMel
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Best way to explore the bilabong with no tuor guide!! Highly recomend it i ts an amazing place. You can see crocs birds walabi and if looky some other animals

Thank Arash K
Reviewed 8 July 2016

We hired a house boat with Mary River House Boats and were allocated a Pink beast by the name of "Joyce". Once we got used to how she handled we enjoyed a gorgeous slow cruise. Equipped with all you need and I have to say...More

Thank RobertLloyd2
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