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Wagonga Inlet Cruises

Riverview Road, Narooma, New South Wales 2546, Australia
+61 2 4476 2665
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2 hour relaxing cruise

great chilled out inlet cruise. Charlie was very informative. However we were disappointed to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
jenwal23
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Caves Beach, Australia
Cruising the inlet...

Great two hour cruise on an electric ran huon pine boat. Charlie was quite knowledgeable of the... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Rainer W
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Perth
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Join us on board the Wagonga Princess and experience: The beautiful Wagonga Inlet and its wildlife Ecotourism for all ages Electrically-powered, whisper-quiet, environmentally-friendly vessel Devonshire and billy teas Rainforest walk Three generations of inlet history delivered with humour Local Aboriginal culture Regular trips and charters
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  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Riverview Road, Narooma, New South Wales 2546, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

great chilled out inlet cruise. Charlie was very informative. However we were disappointed to find out that there was no devonshire tea - which was advertised on our brochure and not mentioned that it wasnt happening ( due to the scone maker passing away earlier...More

Thank jenwal23
Helena B, Owner at Wagonga Inlet Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to do a review. Firstly the price has been lowered from $35 to $30 and before that we hadn't raised the price for many years. The brochure also says "Devonshire teas when available" and we do make customers aware...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Great two hour cruise on an electric ran huon pine boat. Charlie was quite knowledgeable of the area being a third generation resident and having run the tour for 30 years. Great scenery and very good value - $30 per person. When driving along Riverside...More

1  Thank Rainer W
Helena B, Owner at Wagonga Inlet Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Thank you very much, glad you enjoyed it - Charlie

Reviewed 30 March 2017

The Wagonga Princess is a 1905 Huon Pine vessel powered by an electric motor and therefore very quiet. Not only did this add to the tranquillity of the cruise, it also allowed us to come close to some of the birdlife on the inlet. Skipper...More

1  Thank gbwhale
Helena B, Owner at Wagonga Inlet Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2017

Thank you for your terrific comments and glad you enjoyed the cruise - Charlie

Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Most of the positives referred to by earlier reviewers still apply to this enjoyable Cruise. But following the death of one of Charlie's mates the cruise with no midway walk, Devonshire tea nor oyster tasting it has become a little one dimensional. The electrical propulsion...More

Thank SilverbackRat
Helena B, Owner at Wagonga Inlet Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

Thank you for your feedback, it's always valued. One point though about the length of time sitting, it was the same when the Devonshire tea cruises were on, then it was 2 hours on board and the last hour at Paradise Point then home. Also...More

Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

This was a great surprise. Charlie provides excellent commentary, great historical narrative and terrific humour. Not to be missed.

Thank Malcolm S
Helena B, Owner at Wagonga Inlet Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2017

Glad you so enjoyed the whole experience and thanks for taking the time to writing a review.

Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Just love Charlie and The Wagonga Princess. As it is an electric boat it is reasonably quiet so you get to see plenty of wild life. Charlie is a great story teller and he has a lot of knowledge about the local area. Sadly recently...More

Thank Rangus2
Helena B, Owner at Wagonga Inlet Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2017

Thank you for your kind words, much appreciated.

Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

We have just spent a wonderful 2 hours with Charlie and his pride and joy Princess the information of the Inlet is mind blowing he is 3rd generation the house his father lived in is still standing,explaining the wildlife and oyster farming was an eye...More

Thank LesleyandBarry
Reviewed 30 January 2017

2 hrs of great cruising , Charlie has live on the river all his life and knows all the history of the area. He has great story's to tell and jokes. Every one will love this cruise and is a good price for 2 hrs.I...More

Thank Wayne W
Helena B, Owner at Wagonga Inlet Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2017

Thank you, I appreciate your wonder input - Charlie

Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Took the family here on a visit to Narooma, was better than expected! Charlie was very informative and funny, was great to learn some of the history of the area. Our two young boys aged 4 and 6 loved being able to have a go...More

Thank Lea1912
Helena B, Owner at Wagonga Inlet Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words, so glad you had a good time.

Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Local resident Charlie is a wonderful host and his passion for the Narooma area and the inlet waterway is obvious. If you want to learn more about this beautiful part of the world we highly recommend a trip on this gorgeous old boat.

Thank RLow1961
Helena B, Owner at Wagonga Inlet Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2017

Thanks for such a great review and glad you enjoyed the cruise.

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LesleyandBarry
26 December 2016|
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Response from Helena B | Property representative |
Hi, yes we have the 3 hour Devonshire tea cruises Sun, Wed & Fri 1-4pm, depending on numbers, we need 6 for the Devonshire tea cruise and Charlie will do a 2 hour cruise (only) if we have 4 where he goes further up the... More
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