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What's underneath a houseboat on the Murray River?

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  Houseboats on the Murray River Need to be surveyed by the local governing authority to ensure they meet environmental regulations and strict safety guidelines. Boats must be surveyed each couple of years and inspected.   The boats are supported on 2 (or 3) large pontoons which are generally made of steel or aluminium. They are extremely strong and you would need to hit something very hard and fast to make even a small dent.  


  Septic goes into a holding tank (left) which is hung under the floor of the boat. This can be pumped out if full or upon the hirers return. Fuel tanks (top right) are very large and it is unlikely you will need to refuel or empty septic on a normal trip.   Houseboat boats are customised according to the needs of each customer.  


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Houseboats Specials and Packages

Renmark Anyone?

Renmark Anyone?

Winter saving 10%

Book Class Act Houseboat for a relaxing holiday between June 16th and August 30th and save 10%. Being 10 berth, there's enough roo...


Midweek Special!

Midweek Special!

Excellent Value!

The cooler months are a great time for a houseboat holiday on the Murray River and the gas heater and heated spa makes the experien...

Price: $1550.00


Winter is coming

Winter is coming

Foxtale Houseboats winter specials

Marshmellows at the bonfire, lovely river mists in the morning,snuggling up with a good book ..... winter really is the best time...


August Adventure!

August Adventure!

Family fun on Adventurer

During the month of August, experience an extra special adventure onboard ADVENTURER HOUSEBOAT! Included in your hire is a compli...


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