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WOW Experience Package Tours


Make your Houseboat Holiday truly memorable with our Wow Factor Tours

Fall in love with history, nature and wildlife, food and wine while enjoying a spectacular view of the Murray River sunrise, sunset, and the night sky. Check out our list below to start planning your itinerary:

Big Bend By Night

Todd has known David (co-owner of Big Bend By Night) for 30 years and highly recommends you to grab one of their famous tours – the Dark Sky Night Tour. Hurry and book in advance and watch out for River Marker 229, the ONLY odd number river marker on the Murray River. Pull up at this location for a fun night with Big Bend at Night!

Explore the River Murray Dark Sky Reserve

Enjoy star-gazing in South Australia’s River Murray Dark Sky Reserve! Reaching for the stars has never been this fun with some suggestions like enjoy the stunning views from WOW Factor; take in the sights from Big Bend Cliffs; camp at either Meldanda, Cambrai, or Walker Flat; while watching the night sky. Download the River Murray International Dark Sky Reserve here.


Experience the Murray River with these most popular cruises packed with awesome packages — choose from Wood Fired Pizzas, Gourmet BBQ, or BYO Cruise:

Afternoon Cruise

Sunset Cruise

Morning Cruise

Cold Lunch Cruise

Raptor Feeding Cruise

OR customise your cruise!


Let the masters of Jugglers design and host your next adventure! Choose from SA day + night tours:

Adrenaline Junkie Tour

Jurlique Farm Tour + Hills Gourmet Picnic // Jurlique VIP Tour & Spa

Dark Sky Gold Stars Sunset Dinner // Dark Sky Quick Silver Stars Cheese & Bubbles

Langhorne Creek & Antiques

Monarto Wild Gin

Lions, Wines & Limousine

Hills Beer & Bites // Hills Chocolate & Cheese

Murray River Highlights

Best of Barossa

Coorong Seafood

Kiddie Cruise

OR customise your own!


Are you excited about some action on the water? WOW Factor can book jet skis and ski boats for you. Learn wakeboarding, barefooting, water skiing, and even knee boarding without any hassle! Hire the boat / driver / coach between 2 to 8 hours a day.

Bringing in your own jet ski or ski boat? We can offer you access to this equipment from the ski boat shed next to the houseboat to complement your waterski boat. WOW Factor can also provide:

wetsuits and barefoot suits for all sizes

kid / children size life jackets

wake surf

wakeboards for all sizes + wakeboard lessons

kayaks (coming soon) 

fishing rods

firewood in 20kg bags

two camp ovens, outdoor BBQ, outdoor fire pit (to be used on the bank and not on the houseboat)

hammock for hire

cots (subject to availability)