We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Kalbarri Wilderness Cruises

Memorial Rd, Kalbarri, Kalbarri National Park, Western Australia 6536, Australia
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Wonderful Experience

Took the cruise this morning with Grant & Nikki. Sooooo professional, knowledgeable & courteous. A... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Laslett62
,
Perth, Australia
via mobile
Worth the wait

We stayed in Kalbarri in early Feb which seems to be the low season there, and booked the river... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2018
deirodeir
,
Bangor, United Kingdom
Read all 74 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Relax and enjoy a River Cruise along the lower reaches of the Murchison River in Kalbarri. See the river at it's best, with beautiful birdlife, wildlife and great sunsets. All tours have full commentary on board and complimentary tea and coffee is included. Cruises depart daily but do require minimum number to operate.
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sunset cruise” (12 reviews)
“biscuits” (7 reviews)
“licensed bar” (3 reviews)
Open Now
Hours
Hours Today: 10:00 - 19:00
LOCATION
Memorial Rd, Kalbarri, Kalbarri National Park, Western Australia 6536, Australia
Write a ReviewReviews (74)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"sunset cruise"
in 12 reviews
"biscuits"
in 7 reviews
"licensed bar"
in 3 reviews
"great cruise"
in 3 reviews
"wonderful sunset"
in 4 reviews
"the river"
in 37 reviews
"dry sense of humour"
in 3 reviews
"samphire"
in 2 reviews
"complimentary tea"
in 2 reviews
"lovely trip"
in 2 reviews
"enjoys his job"
in 2 reviews
"sea eagles"
in 2 reviews
"entertaining trip"
in 2 reviews
"local history"
in 3 reviews
"local fishing"
in 2 reviews
"great commentary"
in 2 reviews
"his assistant"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 74 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took the cruise this morning with Grant & Nikki. Sooooo professional, knowledgeable & courteous. A really wonderful 3 hours with outstanding service. Kalbarri is a beautiful place & the cruise makes it even more so. Thoroughly recommend A+++

Thank Laslett62
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Grant W, Owner at Kalbarri Wilderness Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Laslett62, Thank for a top review, we always try our best and glad you had a great time, hope to see you next time. Regards Grant

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 7 April 2018

We stayed in Kalbarri in early Feb which seems to be the low season there, and booked the river cruise for the Wednesday sunset trip. Due to lack of customers, we had to check each day if the cruise was to go ahead, so no...More

Thank deirodeir
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Grant W, Owner at Kalbarri Wilderness Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2018

Dear Deirodeir, Thank you for your patience, so pleased you enjoyed the cruise as much as we did. Wishing you all the best for your travels and hope to see you next time. Thank you Grant

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 29 March 2018

Booked on this cruise and what a great choice that was. We met the skipper Grant, what a laugh he is, and his off sider Rails ( short for Rayleen ), Grant gave us all a fantastic summary of activities, wildlife, and things that happen...More

Thank Mal H
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Grant W, Owner at Kalbarri Wilderness Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2018

Dear Mal, Cheers for the great review, the weather and the people have all been so positive, all our trips are a laugh. Glad you came a long. Safe Travels Thanks Grant

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Relaxing cruise with infomative skipper and some local wildlife thrown in. We were lucky enough to be able to cruise the maximum distance up the Murchison River before returning to the Indian Ocean inlet mouth to see a delighful sunset. Highly recommended, licenced and a...More

Thank CollyDale
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Grant W, Owner at Kalbarri Wilderness Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Dear CollyDale, Thank you for your review, so pleased to hear you had a great time! Yes - it is a really nice way to end the day, hope to see you again Kind Regards Grant

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We did the sunset cruise which was excellent value for money for the almost three hour trip ending at the edge of the ocean for the sunset. A very informative and entertaining trip up the river and back. We all had a great time. Complimentary...More

Thank Cindy F
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Grant W, Owner at Kalbarri Wilderness Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Dear Cindy F, Thank you for your review, we'd love to see you next time Thanks for being so positive, we're so pleased to hear you had a great time! Kind Regards Grant

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Grant was the cruise person Great sense of humour Has lot of local knowledge about fishes and business and river Helpful friendly welcoming He enjoys his work full worth Saw sunset Very beautiful experience Will definitely visit again

Thank Poonam M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Grant W, Owner at Kalbarri Wilderness Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Dear Poona, Thank you for your review, so pleased to hear you had a great time! You've summed up our trip in a great way, safe travels Kind Regards Grant

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

This is the second time we've done the sunset cruise and it is absolutely FANTASTIC!! Loads of informative titbits and some realky funny anecdotes. A trip to Kalbarri would not be complete without this cruise. Great wildlife along the way. Look out for "Arnott".

Thank Stirlo8691
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Grant W, Owner at Kalbarri Wilderness Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Dear Stirlo8691, Second time round - great to see, thanks for a top review. All the best Grant

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 24 January 2018

We, two mature couples, took the cruise just a couple of days after the Murchison River was in flood. What a fantastic experience it turned out to be made all the better by Grant & Raylene. Both proved to be both informative, friendly, humorous, but,...More

Thank David C
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Grant W, Owner at Kalbarri Wilderness Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Dear David C, Thank you for your review, very thorough and some great feedback. Much appreciated, hope to see you next time! Kind Regards Grant

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 7 January 2018

We booked onto the Sunset river cruise, and everyone gathered at the jetty at 4.45pm and the boat arrived promptly at 5pm. Tea & coffee were complimentary with biscuits. The licensed bar was limited due to space availability on board, but we were satisfied with...More

Thank AOK-fyfe
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Grant W, Owner at Kalbarri Wilderness Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Dear AOK-fyfe, Thank you for your review, you've describe our trip very well, thanks for taking the time. We hope to see you next trip in Kalbarri Kind Regards Grant

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

We had the afternoon cruise and enjoyed the beautiful views. The leader was a nice man with a good sense of hummer. Watched the beautiful sunset at the end .

Thank Paliza K
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Grant W, Owner at Kalbarri Wilderness Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Dear Paliza, Thank you for your review, so pleased to hear you had a great time! Kind Regards Grant

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 5 hotels in Kalbarri
Kalbarri Edge Resort
448 reviews
.47 km away
Kalbarri Palm Resort
216 reviews
.61 km away
Kalbarri Seafront Villas
289 reviews
.68 km away
Kalbarri Reef Villas
47 reviews
.82 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Gorges Cafe
631 reviews
1.20 km away
Shawny's Country Kitchen
112 reviews
.33 km away
Upstairs Restaurant
116 reviews
.27 km away
Pelican's Cafe & Restaurant
224 reviews
.58 km away
Nearby Attractions
Kalbarri Visitor Centre
373 reviews
.33 km away
Kalbarri Pelican Feeding
64 reviews
.54 km away
Chinaman's Beach
95 reviews
.78 km away
Blue Holes
68 reviews
1.16 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Kalbarri Wilderness Cruises staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
;