The Newport on Macrossan

Bruce Belcher’s Daintree River Cruise

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Bruce Belcher’s Daintree River Cruises offer a one hour wild life cruiseBruce has been operating crocodile tours in the Daintree River for 21 years; this cruise departs from Bruce’s family home which is a secluded wildlife boutique facility on the banks of the Daintree River.

Bruce Belcher’s small family business has an enduring enthusiasm and passion for the wildlife of the Daintree River. On this river cruise you will observe a variety of wildlife including many bird species and tree snakes. The emphasis of the tour will be on crocodile spotting and viewing crocodiles up close. Bruce’s charismatic charm makes this tour personal and very informative with a history of the region and insight into the mangrove eco system.

The touring boat was built in March 2008, and is called Mangrove Jack. It is designed to be comfortable, quiet and to maximise observation. The boat is covered and guests are encouraged to stand on the front deck to “get up close and personal” with the wildlife.

TOUR INCLUDES:

  • Prior to tour relaxing in garden room listening to surrounding wildlife
  • Complimentary tea and coffee
  • Board walk to boat thru lush tropical gardens
  • Aussie Lunch (midday cruise only)
  • Binoculars are provided

 WHAT TO BRING:

  • Hat and Sunscreen
  • Insect Repellant
  • Camera, cash for souvenirs

 COST: 
$25 per adult

$10 per child

$22 per senior
$64 per family (2 adults, 2 children)

 TOUR TIMES:
8.15 am,   9.30 am, 11.00 am
12.00 pm (Midday Cruise)
1.30 pm,   2.30 pm,   4.00pm

Please arrive 20 minutes prior to departure.
Bookings are essential                                                                                                        
To book now please call 07 4099 5700