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Port Of Sale Heritage Day Cruises

Port Of Sale | Desailly St, Sale, Victoria 3850, Australia
+61 400 933 112
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A lovely way to spend an afternoon, travelling down the waterways near Sale. The captain of the... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Del D
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Sale, Australia
A Wonderful River Cruise

Cruise starts in Port of Sale, 2, Desailly St. Better to call and book. Ample parking available... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2017
Lamindu
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Essendon, Australia
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Port of Sale Heritage CruisesIdeal for travellers, families, school groups, birdwatchers, history buffs, boat lovers and those who simply enjoy relaxing on the water.During winterCruises depart 2pm for 1.5 hours, bookings can be made for 10am please ring the night before, with pick up and set down at the Port of Sale. Parking is available. Drinks and light refreshments are available on board.Charter bookings are also available.
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Port Of Sale | Desailly St, Sale, Victoria 3850, Australia
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

A lovely way to spend an afternoon, travelling down the waterways near Sale. The captain of the boat, Alan, was very informative and had lots of interesting anecdotes.

Thank Del D
Rach3851, Owner at Port Of Sale Heritage Day Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Glad you enjoyed your trip on the Rubeena.

Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Cruise starts in Port of Sale, 2, Desailly St. Better to call and book. Ample parking available with dine facilities at the Port. Daily 10am & 2pm. About 2 hours ride in a wonderful 100 year old boat. Guided by Alan, a nice gentleman with...More

Thank Lamindu
Rach3851, Owner at Port Of Sale Heritage Day Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2017

Glad you enjoyed your trip on the Rubeena.

Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Had a morning to fill in and decided to take this morning cruise. Great decision. Alan our skipper was a huge fountain of knowledge about the river and the entire area. The cruise takes nearly two hours and sails from the port of Sale down...More

Thank helee999
Rach3851, Owner at Port Of Sale Heritage Day Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2017

Glad you enjoyed your trip on the Rubeena

Reviewed 19 April 2017

Thanks Alan, your informative talk gave us an insight to a much earlier time, which has no other connection to today except WATER !! I was amazed at the bird life along the river given that there's a wetlands so close, and being able to...More

Thank Mary Ann W
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

I've been looking to book this cruise for 3 years now & finally did it! We took the family on Good Friday for the afternoon cruise, the kids saw an eagle & the nest, fish, birds & other wildlife. Alan has a wealth of knowledge...More

Thank Kellie W
Rach3851, Owner at Port Of Sale Heritage Day Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Glad you enjoyed your trip on the Rubeena.

Reviewed 24 March 2017

This is a 1.5 to 2 hour cruise that is well worth the $20 pp - the owner operator is a long time Sale resident who worked for the local Council for many years. It takes you from virtually the center of town down the...More

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Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

A wonderful morning cruise complemented by extremely knowledgeable commentary full of local information and pointing out interesting points and wildlife along the way. Great value and the drinks and snacks a thoughtful touch.

Thank Shaun S
Rach3851, Owner at Port Of Sale Heritage Day Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2017

Glad you enjoyed your trip on the Rubeena.

Reviewed 16 March 2017

We travelled on this boat on the afternoon session and were thoroughly entertained by the vast array of knowledge the skipper imparted. The boat has a max. of 40 passengers and was built about 1912. It is now fitted with an electric motor using batteries....More

Thank Alec R
Rach3851, Owner at Port Of Sale Heritage Day Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2017

Glad you enjoyed your trip on the Rubeena.

Reviewed 26 February 2017

A perfect afternoon cruising quietly down the river in the Rubeena, a charming Edwardian-era boat. Our guide and captain, Alan Lewis imparted his vast knowledge of the history of the district while we watched the river banks, lined with magnificent old river gums, pass by....More

Thank JaneCherie
Rach3851, Owner at Port Of Sale Heritage Day Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2017

Glad that you enjoyed your trip on the Rubeena.

Reviewed 14 February 2017

I have taken this cruise three times now, always with friends visiting this area, and can thoroughly recommend it! A leisurely cruise down the canal and river, powered by the almost silent electric motors, Alan never fails to entertain and inform passengers about the wildlife,...More

Thank MarkBut1946
Rach3851, Owner at Port Of Sale Heritage Day Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2017

Glad you enjoyed your trip on the Rubeena

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Maree B
4 February 2017|
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Response from Rach3851 | Property representative |
Hi. It's $20 person cash only, goes for 1.5 to 2 hours at 10am & 2pm. Please advise if you want me to book you in. Cheers Rachel.
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Anchorstaras
8 April 2016|
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Response from Rach3851 | Property representative |
Hi you can ring me on 0400933112 or Facebook Port of Sale Heritage Cruises. Thanks Rachel.
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