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Contact Details
Kia Marina Mannum, South Australia 5238
Postal Address 452 Greenshields Road, Younghusband SA 5238
Phone: 0417821735
Mobile 0417821735


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Facilities / Features

  • Panoramic tinted windows
  • Quality fittings throughout
  • Three private bedrooms (1 permanent double and 2 queen/zip apart single beds)
  • White Child safety rails on all lower deck
  • Doona’s and pillows supplied
  • Bathroom/Toilet
  • Second separate toilet
  • Air-conditioned and gas space heater
  • Dishwasher
  • Drinking water pump in kitchen
  • Quality cutlery and crockery
  • 310 litre electric fridge/freezer
  • Microwave oven and gas stove/oven
  • Scanpan Stainless steel cookware
  • Digital Colour TV/DVD
  • Pioneer Radio and CD player (iPod plug-in)
  • Speakers cabin, front, rear and upper decks
  • Tuscany outdoor setting on front deck
  • Auto washing machine
  • Fresh linen and towels supplied
  • Swim deck
  • 8’ dinghy with oars supplied
  • Ski boat hitch
  • S/Steel Gourmet BBQ with Woc Burner and large ice box
  • Upper sundeck (covered)
  • On upper sundeck there are Two Lounges, 1 Two seater chair & a Table & 6 chairs
  • All DMH safety equipment
  • UHF 2 way radio
  • Yamaha 5.5kva 240 volt generator (remote start) New generator fitted March 2013
  • River maps (Murray River Pilot)
  • New 60hp Yamaha Hi-Thrust, 4 stroke motor (fuel approx. 8 Litres p/hr)
    ********New Engine fitted Nov 2013**********

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Rates and Conditions

HIRE PERIOD OFF PEAK Jun-Jul-Aug NORMAL Feb-May-Sep-Dec PEAK Xmas School Hols.
WEEK (7 nights)
MIDWEEK (4 nights)
WEEKEND (3 nights)
EASTER (5 nights)

Conditions of Hire

  • Maximum number of people on board must not exceed 6 by order of Dept. of Transport (DMH) law.
  • Deposit: $300 within 7 days to confirm booking. Failure to pay deposit will result in the houseboat being re-offered for hire.
  • Final Payment: Due 6 weeks prior to departure.
    (Final payments made by credit card will incur merchant fee charges)
  • Security Bond: $600 (Cash) payable on boarding. Refunded by mail 7-14 days after hire, less fuel, call-outs and damages as applicable. Bond refund will be by cheque, or bank transfer (details required), Insurance excess is $500.
  • Cancellations:
    Cancellations notified 45 days before hire will be refund all money paid less a $100.00 cancellation fee. Cancellations less than 45 days prior to departure will forfeit all monies paid, unless the houseboat can be re-booked for its full value, in which case all monies will be refunded less the deposit.
    A $100 rebooking fee will apply.
  • Extra charges for late return and extra cleaning.
  • Owner/Managers reserve the right to refuse use of the vessel to any person/s.
  • We agree to have the boat, motors and accessories in good working order but we will not be obliged to compensate the hirer for loss of time due to mechanical problems during the hire period.

Contact Details and Location

Moored at Kia Marina 8km upstream from Mannum on the Young Husband Road

Magic Houseboats

Peter and Lorraine Terrison
Kia Marina, Mannum SA, 5238
Phone: 0417 821 735
Phone: (08) 8289 0117
Fax: 8288 7072


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