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Nambucca River Houseboats - Day Tour
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Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful river cruise with lovely BBQ lunch & dessert provided! Awesome, relaxing 3 hour cruise. Hosts were great & good commentary! Thank you guys. Had a wonderful time

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Carolyn L
Robyn K, Owner at Nambucca River Houseboats - Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2018

Thanks so much Carolyn for your lovely comment and pleased you enjoyed your cruise. Regards Robyn

Reviewed 12 December 2018

The Nambucca River Cruises are excellent. Good commentary, lovely Devonshire Tea (scones handmade by the lovely host, Robyn) and the Nambucca River is beautiful. A fantastic outing while you are in the Nambucca area. We saw some dolphins in the river as well, that was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank iaksas
Robyn K, Owner at Nambucca River Houseboats - Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

So pleased you enjoyed your cruise and how lovely is it to see the dolphins. I could watch them every day. Thanks for cruising with us Thanks Rob & Robyn

Reviewed 5 December 2018

We took the two hour tea and scone river cruise, and the experience was excellent. The commentary was informative and not intrusive. Both the down-stairs and upstairs seating and views were basic yet very comfortable and satisfactory. They went to a lot of effort to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Robyn K, Owner at Nambucca River Houseboats - Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2018

Michael wow thanks so much for your lovely comment. So pleased you enjoyed your cruise. Thanks Robyn

Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

Joined my parents and their fishing club for there Xmas Dinner get together on Nambucca River Cruises 1st December. Our wonderful hosts Glenn and Robyn were so attentive and ensured we all enjoyed their delicious bbq & desserts, tea and coffee and cash bar (which...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Robyn K, Owner at Nambucca River Houseboats - Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2018

Wow thank you so so much. So pleased that you enjoyed your cruise. We have many locals say why I've lived he all my life been up the river many times BUT until you travel the river on the Osprey you really have not seen...More

Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Excellent food and service.Very friendly staff. Highly recommend this tour. The host was very informative and entertaining.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Michelle S
Robyn K, Owner at Nambucca River Houseboats - Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Thanks so much for joining us on our cruise Michelle. Pleased you guys had a great time upstairs.

Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

We went on a sea food sun set river cruise, what a fantastic time we all had the food the music,thank you Robin

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Denis S
Robyn K, Manager at Nambucca River Houseboats - Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2018

Thanks so much for your support. It was a pleasure to have you guys cruise with us and what a beautiful night on the river it was.

Reviewed 29 August 2018

Enjoyed a fully commentated cruise by our skipper who had a great knowledge of the area. A yummy seafood lunch was served with fresh local Oysters and Fresh Prawns, Grilled Fish, Curried Prawns and Rice and a salad. There was even a Pavlova for dessert....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Robyn K, Manager at Nambucca River Houseboats - Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Dianne Thanks so much for your comment. So pleased you enjoyed your lunch and thanks for the great support promoting us. You must of been very relaxed as we only had you on board for 3 hours LOL

Reviewed 15 August 2018

We had a lovely morning cruising with with Rob and Robyn..the morning tea was delicious,and the commentary informative. We wanted to do the BBQ cruise,but it wasn't available. Would highly recommend a local's perspective,and a very comfortable ride.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Robyn K, Owner at Nambucca River Houseboats - Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Thanks so much for joining us with our morning tea cruise. Sorry we did not have a BBQ cruise for you. Thanks for taking the time to leave a lovely message.

Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Awesome very enjoyable and learn history of area bird life.great scenes and coffee on the 9.30 am cruise

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Craig C
Robyn K, Owner at Nambucca River Houseboats - Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2018

And what well behaved kids you had !!! Thanks for cruising with us.

Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

W had a very enjoyable morning cruising on the Nambucca river with Rob and Robyn. Robs commentary was very informative of the area and the history we also enjoyed his choice of music. Robyn served a delicious fresh Devonshire tea.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Michelle R
Robyn K, Owner at Nambucca River Houseboats - Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2018

Michelle for taking the time to leave a lovely comment. Pleased you enjoyed your cruise. Thanks Robyn

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