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The Murchison Experience

Tours and activities Kalbarri

Description


Hours: Please check tour times.

Indulge in a culinary adventure by the serene Murchison river in Kalbarri.  Savor locally-inspired dishes like Shark Bay cockles, crispy-coated whiting, and succulent goat ragout on homemade gnocchi, all expertly cooked over the campfire with a wide selection of drinks included. Make your gourmet journey unforgettable with optional canoeing or a scenic bush walk along the enchanting riverside. At The Murchison Experience, every dish is not just a meal but a story – a celebration of the land, the sea, and the vibrant culinary traditions that make this corner of the world so special.

We cater for gluten free, coeliac, vegetarian and pescatarian for an extra cost at $10 per person.

PLEASE ADVISE KVC STAFF OR THE MURCHISON EXPERIENCE WHEN BOOKING OF ANY DIETARY NEEDS OR IF SELECTING THE KIDS MENU 2 OPTION AS THESE ALL INCUR ADDITIONAL FEES.

Description

*****CHAMPAGNE BREAKFAST*****(8AM - 12PM)

Start your day with an unforgettable morning adventure along the serene Murchison River. Our Morning Canoe and Campfire Breakfast Tour offers a delightful combination of exploration and indulgence, all set against the backdrop of the stunning Australian bush.

MORNING REFRESHMENTS
Your journey begins with a refreshing selection of fresh fruit platter, delectable cakes, and a choice of aromatic coffee or soothing tea. As you sip and savor these morning delights, you'll feel the crisp morning air and hear the gentle sounds of nature waking up around you.

CANOEING EXPEDITION
Once energized, embark on a peaceful canoeing expedition along the river. Glide through calm waters, taking in the breathtaking scenery and perhaps spotting some local wildlife. Whether you're a seasoned paddler or a beginner, this tranquil experience is perfect for all skill levels.

CAMPFIRE BREAKFAST
After your canoeing adventure, return to the campfire where a hearty breakfast awaits. Enjoy classic eggs and bacon, cooked to perfection over the open flames, accompanied by crispy hashbrowns, savory mushrooms, and roasted tomatoes. You'll get to taste your own kneaded and baked damper, adding a personal touch to your bush breakfast. For those who wish to indulge further, enjoy a refreshing drink with your breakfast, choosing from our selection of beverages.

This morning tour is not just about nourishment; it's about creating memories, connecting with nature, and experiencing the simple joys of life. Join us for an enriching start to your day that blends adventure with culinary delight.

*****AFTERNOON GLOW*****(2PM - 6PM)

APPETIZERS
The adventure begins with our Kangaroo Baby Pie, a savory treat encased in flaky pastry, embodying the spirit of the Australian outback. Complementing this is our Spinach & Feta Mini Quiche, where fresh greens meet creamy cheese in a harmonious dance of textures and tastes.

ENTREES
Indulge in the luxurious Western Rock Lobster Arancini. These golden, crispy balls hold a secret treasure of succulent lobster, blending the briny essence of the sea with the comforting richness of arborio rice. For a touch of European flair, savor our Cockles alla Provenzale. Cooked with aromatic herbs and a hint of garlic, these delicate morsels transport you to the sunny shores of Provence.

MAINS
For those who crave the familiar comfort of the sea, our Shark Bay crumbed Whiting & Garden Salad offers a delightful crunch and fresh zesty flavors. Alternatively, dive into the hearty depths of our Goat Ragout on Homemade Gnocchi. This dish, slow-cooked in a camp oven, features tender goat meat and pillowy gnocchi, creating a rustic yet sophisticated experience that warms both heart and soul.

DESSERT
Conclude your culinary journey with a slice of Camp Oven Cake, adorned with luscious caramel and coconut icing. This sweet finale is a tribute to traditional bush cooking, offering a comforting finish to your dining experience.

DRINK OPTIONS
Accompany your meal with a selection of drinks, tailored to enhance each dish:
Beer: Perfect for a refreshing, crisp accompaniment.
Red Wine: Rich and robust, ideal for pairing with our meat dishes.
White Wine: Light and fragrant, a great match for our seafood offerings.
Cider: A fruity and effervescent choice for a delightful contrast.
Soft Drinks and Non-Alcoholic Sparkling: For those who prefer a non-alcoholic option, providing a refreshing lift to your dining experience.

There are 2 menu options for kids for the Afternoon Glow tour, please be aware of the difference in price:

KIDS MENU OPTION 1:
Mini quiche
Crayfish arancini
Chicken skewers
Beef tacos & salad
Cake

KIDS MENU OPTION 2, $20 more than option 1: (***If selecting this option, please contact KVC Staff or The Murchison Experience to organise payment of extra fee***)
Mini quiches
Crayfish arancini
Cockles alla provenzale
Crumbed whiting & salad
Goat ragout on home made gnocchi
Cake

Kids from 2 to 17 YO
Price includes:
Pick up and drop off from your accommodation in our courtesy Australian made OKA
Guided visit to historical Murchison House Station
Canoeing
Food & drinks

Confirmation of tours can depend on minimum numbers and weather conditions. Please contact the visitor centre on 08 9937 1104 24 hours before tour departure.

Map & Directions

5618 Ajana-Kalbarri Rd, Kalbarri WA 6536

Directions

We'll pick up and drop off from your accommodation (If you are staying in the surrounding areas further afield eg. Wagoe please meet at the KVC carpark) in our courtesy Australian made Oka, we'll let you know the pick up time the day before the tour.

Map

Cancellation Policy

No refund if cancellation is less than 48hrs prior to departure 10% cancellation fee applies all bookings.

Kalbarri Visitor Centre Cancellation Policy

Cancellations of confirmed bookings (where payment has been made) will attract a 10% cancellation fee of the booking total, capped at $55. This is in addition to the cancellation fee of the service provider /operator.
Please review our full terms and conditions here : https://www.kalbarri.org.au/terms