Packages for Schools

Our Background

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Canoe the Riverland has been providing kayaks, canoes, instructors and guides for school camps since 1999.

Our onsite campground and convenient river frontage within a unique complex of sheltered creeks and lagoons suits all year levels whether camping onsite or enroute.

” We tailor a unique experience around education and group challenges that create memorable school camps”.

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Why run your school camp with us?

Convenience

Bus Site

Our property provides onsite parking, no delivery fees and round trips that eliminate the need for vehicle-shuffling and punctuality.

We have an overnight tent camping area with power, toilets, shower and change-room. But yes, we also deliver to other start points and help with vehicle shuttles.

Qualified Instructors

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Jim & Ruth are Accredited Flatwater Instructors through Australian Canoeing, and fully qualified through DECD. This means all qualification, police clearances and first aid qualifications are current at all times.

Jim is a qualified teacher and Ruth is a registered nurse. Having a female instructor in the area can really make your life easier.

Local Knowledge

We are passionate about sharing the local history and environment.

We provide up-to-date advice on weather & river conditions.

We also produce detailed maps & advice on campsites.

Quality Equipment

Our boats are designed for touring the river. Our kayaks have front & rear hatches and our canoes are roomy.  Hire includes paddles & PFDs.

Spray decks, dry bags and barrels are also available.

Safety

Safety Instruction

Our area above Renmark has reliable Telstra Blue-tick phone coverage and we provide on-call assistance. We can use our dinghy to provide emergency assistance.

Risk assessments and WHS policies are maintained.

Access to Unspoiled Areas

The area between Renmark and Chowilla provides multiple routes through creeks, lagoons and the main river so your route can be tailored and adapted to suit the prevailing conditions and the ability of your group.

Please feel free to call us for more information.

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