After a safety briefing and operational overview, participants will be fitted to their selected waterbike via 'Start Booking Now' (either our Recumbent or Upright) and given lifejackets before heading upriver to explore the Botanical Gardens and views of Government House. Turning under the Swan Street Bridge, we will pass the iconic Rod Laver Arena Precinct, with MCG in the background before riding along Birrarung Marr.
The tour will continue downriver under the Princes Bridge and into the heart of Melbourne. The tour will continue along the Yarra River past Flinders Street Station on to SEA Life Aquarium, with the Rialto building towering in background and passing the pontoons of Microflite.
We will then turn at Webb Bridge, taking in Yarra's Edge Marine before passing the Polly Woodside Tallship and Melbourne Convention Exhibition Centre. Continuing upstream we then pass Crown Casino, the South Bank precinct with Eureka Tower soaring to the skyline above. Arts Centre Melbourne passes us before once again passing under Princes Bridge and finishing back at the Rowing Sheds along Boathouse Drive next to Princes Bridge; directly across the Yarra River from Federation Square.
A truely unique way to experience Melbourne's Yarra River.
- All Waterbike Equipment and Lifejacket
- A Waterbike Australia Guide
- Sunscreen and Hand Sanitiser
What to Bring:
- Water Bottle
- Hat and Sunglasses
- Comfortable Clothing – suitable to the weather conditions
- You may want to bring a change of clothing if you’re going out afterwards, all efforts are made to remain dry, but feet may get wet onboarding and off-boarding the waterbikes
- Remember phone or GoPro for the all important selfie
The tour starts and finishes at the Rowing Sheds along Boathouse Drive next to Princes Bridge; directly across the Yarra River from Federation Square. It is a 5 minute walk from Flinders Train Station and multiple tram stops.
- alarm Duration: 90
- person Age: All Ages
- people Group Size: Min 1
question_answer Frequently Asked Questions
What is the minimum age for Tours at Melbourne?
The minimum age for Tours at Melbourne is suitable for all ages.
How long does an Tours session at Melbourne last?
The average Tours session at our Melbourne centre is 1.5 to 2.5 hour.
Is Tours Melbourne open for bookings during the week?
Absolutely, however Tours is busiest at the weekend - and our Melbourne centre is no exception. This means you might need a larger group monday through friday.
Is Tours Melbourne open for bookings at weekends?
Tours at Melbourne is busiest at the weekends so we'd definitely recommend booking in advance! Obviously, we'll always try to accommodate last minute Tours bookings but once the spots are booked up they are booked up!
How popular is the Tours Melbourne center?
Geronigo® aims for all of our Tours locations to be amongst the the best and most popular, our Tours Melbourne center is no exception. Book with confidence!
Can I buy a gift voucher for Tours Melbourne?
Yes you can buy Tours Melbourne gift vouchers either online or over the phone. Geronigo® gift vouchers are valid for 12 months, can be gift wrapped or for a last minute gift idea can be instant email delivered. Remember that any gift experience voucher from Geronigo® including our Tours Melbourne vouchers can be used for booking at any of our thousands of Geronigo® adventure locations (for no extra charge!).
What is the postcode for Tours Melbourne?
The postcode for Tours Melbourne is Melbourne VIC 3004. Please note that sometimes our Tours centers are difficult to find from a postcode and satnav. We will supply detailed directions to Tours Melbourne on your booking receipt.
Where is Tours Melbourne?
The Tours Melbourne center is located at the following address: 3, 3/3 Boathouse Dr, Melbourne VIC 3004, Australia. Please note that sometimes our Tours centers are difficult to find, please follow the directions on your booking receipt!
How much is Tours at Melbourne?
The average package price of Tours at Melbourne $90.00. The lowest price is $90.00 with the most expensive option being $90.00.
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