Located in the Margaret River Region, Blackwood River Houseboats is a rare chance to access pristine waterways protected by national park and private property, normally only accessible by boat.
A hire and drive experience where you captain your own cruise. Float along quiet waterways, enjoy bush walks, relax on the decks, slip away to the wineries from historic Alexandra Bridge or dinghy into local cafes and explore picturesque Augusta. Its floating, glamping.
Collect your boat and leave your car at their private marina. Locally named Augusta’s “Kings Park” its a biodiversity hot-spot teaming with unique orchids, wildflowers, bird life, resident dolphin pod with great river fishing, local history and fresh, tannin tinged waters. The perfect opener.
Environmentally conscious, low-impact operations. Their swing moorings protect the riverbed, solar powered base and boats, self-contained vessels, low emission outboards, pure rainwater and clean energy.
The fleet has 2 Berth, 4 Berth, 6 Berth and 8 Berth houseboats and carefully selected locations that perfectly showcase the Blackwood River. Ideal for families and groups. There are several locations when can you hire two or more boats. Available all year round with swimming platforms for summer and cabin heating for winter.
You will receive an induction on arrival and non-drive options are available on request.