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Bangalee Reserve, the perfect picnic spot

Bangalee Reserve, the perfect picnic spot

Bangalee Reserve is a 130 hectare public reserve at Tapitallee on the Northern bank of the Shoalhaven River. The Reserve was purchased by the State Government and Shoalhaven City Council in 1973. Prior to this the property was broken into two private farms which date...
Winter on the Shoalhaven River

Winter on the Shoalhaven River

Historically, winters for Shoalhaven River Cruise have meant a ‘shut down period’ of up to 3 months due to the cold weather.  Since taking over Shoalhaven River Cruise we have found that the winter months are usually some of the best on the Shoalhaven River.  The...
Sharks or No Sharks?

Sharks or No Sharks?

We often get asked during our Cruises, if there are any sharks in the Shoalhaven River.  Now Norm our skipper tells everyone he has never seen any sharks in the whole time he has been Cruisin’ the Shoalhaven River, which has been since 1996. But we have been Cruisin’...
Christmas Roundup

Christmas Roundup

The past 3 months have been very busy for Shoalhaven River Cruise with lots of Christmas Parties, a number of Special Events Cruises and some birthday celebrations thrown into the mix.  With the Shoalhaven Explorer all glammed up with Christmas decorations, we were...
Bens Walk – What and where is it?

Bens Walk – What and where is it?

In the 1930’s, during the Great Depression, there were a number of homeless men living in caves along the Nowra Creek below the escarpment. Mr Ernest Walsh, AKA Ben, came up with the idea to provide these homeless men with employment by having them assist him to build...