Melbourne City Twilight Kayak Tour

Melbourne Trip Overview

• This tour is really 2 tours in one, as you start off in daylight and then you end in the dark. Therefore you see Melbourne at different light stages – before sunset, sunset and then you observe the “Fireballs” at the crown casino after dark.

Take in views of Melbourne’s skyline while paddling past restaurants, old ships, the former port area and new port.
• This is a unique experience with easy paddling and a slow pace to take in the views.
• Historical commentary on the old docks area is provided along the way with talks about the former Customs House, turning basin, historical ships, former waterfall and “Mission for Seamen” head quarters. 
• There is a rest stop, half way through the tour, to stretch your legs and have a snack and a drink.
• The tour is 2.5 hours duration.
• Twilight sessions (5, 6 or 7pm, depending on light) are available.
• Photos emailed after the event.

Additional Info

Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Starts: Melbourne, Australia
Trip Category: Water Sports >> Kayaking & Canoeing



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• This tour is really 2 tours in one, as you start off in daylight and then you end in the dark. Therefore you see Melbourne at different light stages – before sunset, sunset and then you observe the “Fireballs” at the crown casino after dark.

Take in views of Melbourne’s skyline while paddling past restaurants, old ships, the former port area and new port.
• This is a unique experience with easy paddling and a slow pace to take in the views.
• Historical commentary on the old docks area is provided along the way with talks about the former Customs House, turning basin, historical ships, former waterfall and “Mission for Seamen” head quarters. 
• There is a rest stop, half way through the tour, to stretch your legs and have a snack and a drink.
• The tour is 2.5 hours duration.
• Twilight sessions (5, 6 or 7pm, depending on light) are available.
• Photos emailed after the event.

Itinerary

Paddle along the Yarra River in double kayaks through the Centre of Melbourne City. Stopping to look at historical sites like old ships, hotels, old wharfs, dry docks and cranes etc. Historical commentary provided along the way. Changing of light from daylight to sunsets, city lights and “fireballs” after dark at the Crown Casino. Chatting with new and old friends. Easy pace.

Stop At:

• Crown Casino, Crown Entertainment Complex 8 Whiteman St Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria 3006 Australia



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