The Maribynong Afternoon Social River Cruise will set sail on Saturday 31st of May, 2014. Designed for ages 40 and over, this is a unique opportunity to discover the many attractions along the Maribynong River and meet new like-minded people.
Priced at only $39 per person, this experience will commence at 1:30pm, with guests meeting at the departure wharf, Maribyrnong River Cruises, 1 Maribyrnong St, Footscray (Cnr Saltriver Place and Maribyrnong Street).
Once aboard the "Blackbird" which seats 30, the cruise will set sail at 2pm, making its way up and down the Maribyrnong River, throughout the afternoon, until 4pm.
Light refreshments will be provided, including a glass of fruity drink and some nibbles on the tour.
As the tour progresses you will come across a range of Melbourne attractions, including Flemington Racecourse, Footscray Park,Victoria University of Technology, Rowing & Canoe Clubs, Melbourne's Living Museum of the West, Essendon Golf Course, The Old Sandpits, Essendon Boulevard, and the Wetlands.
Pre-paid bookings are essential; to make a reservation, please click here and follow the prompts.
You can get to Maribyrnong River Cruises via public transport: choose from either Bus routes 216, 219, 402, or 220 or via Train -Footscray Station is a 300 metres walk away. To arrive by car, follow Dynon Road from city to Saltriver Place