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Murray River Canoe Hire

301 Macauley St, Albury, New South Wales 2640, Australia
+61 417 691 339
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First time kayaking

We rented kayaks for 2 hours with no previous experience, Dave gave us a quick lesson and we were... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Meray M
via mobile
Great Summer Fun

Best way to spend the day floating down the Murray - as you drift along watching out for the local... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Michelle B
Albury, Australia
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Murray River Canoe Hire has been doing canoe trips at Albury since 1991, we are the only company with qualified staff to give you a great trip on the Murray, whether it be for 2 hours or 10 days we can supply you with the best gear and the right knowledge, from 2 people to your social club ,school group or conference group ,we can do it for you, out trips include pick up and drop off ,life jackets and maps ,you can also come pick up a canoe and take it to your favourite place,fishing kayaks also available. Prices are from $20 per adult.
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“murray river” (22 reviews)
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301 Macauley St, Albury, New South Wales 2640, Australia
+61 417 691 339
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We rented kayaks for 2 hours with no previous experience, Dave gave us a quick lesson and we were off. Very good experience and a lot of fun even for beginners! Highly recommend it!

Thank Meray M
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Best way to spend the day floating down the Murray - as you drift along watching out for the local colony of Platapuses and the Eastern Grey Kangaroos that line the banks lazing in the sun or the mob of Wallabies - The colony of...More

Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

We arranged a group canoe hire with Dave, for a bunch of kids aged 11-14 while visiting Albury for a Water Polo tournament. The kids enjoyed a 1 1/2 hour river trip with great gear, including all safety vests and Dave was most helpful. Highly...More

Thank Hillzeez
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

I would highly recommend Dave's canoe hire business! He was so helpful, friendly and punctual. We had a wonderful hour and a half canoe trip with our 3 boys, incredibly peaceful and scenic. A highlight of our visit to Albury and an experience not to...More

Thank ssarahh1967
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Dave is so friendly and easy to work with. His initial lesson in how to navigate the river was excellent, and I wish I'd had it before my previous kayaking experience elsewhere. Lovely family day with 4 adults, and 4 kids ranging in age from...More

2  Thank Leanne B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I have only started to learn to paddle and the group use Murray River Canoe Hire. Dave is great. He's on time for both drop-off and pick-up. His knowledge of the river and suitable access is invaluable. All gear is provided and safety is imperative....More

1  Thank Judy B
Reviewed 17 March 2017

We did the trip from the Albury Waterworks to Noriuel Park in the heart of Albury. This is a great way to experience some peaceful time on Australia's greatest river. There are many opportunities in the 3 hour trip to stop, have lunch and a...More

Thank Hugh H
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

What a lovely way to turn off the world and get back to nature. Taking a leisurely 3 hr paddle down the mighty Murray is the exact antedote to recharging the batteries. A little paddling, a little floating and a little exploring was all in...More

Thank SuziandHenry
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We've paddled with this company a few times and always have great fun! They're friendly, flexible and professional, with gear in great condition. Thanks guys! :)

Thank jacksunn
Reviewed 20 January 2017

We did the overnight trip between Albury and Howlong. We showed up with our camping gear as well as food and water for two days, and Dave had everything else we needed (dry bags, boats, paddles, PFD's, Maps, and Advice). It was a great experience...More

Thank Patrick L
thecanoeguy, Owner at Murray River Canoe Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2017

Thanks the trip to Howlong is a great trip and very relaxing , i am glad you enjoyed it , I hope to see you back again Dave

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11 January 2017|
Response from thecanoeguy | Property representative |
Yes we do as long as you have canoed before and the kids can swim Cheers David