TOPICS OF DISCUSSION.
1] "THE MILEWA". The pre-European Murray River.
2] EUROPEAN SETTLEMENT. Why the river was
regulated, steam boats, irrigation, locks, dams, weirs, reservoirs etc.
3] MANAGING THE RIVER INTO
4] BIRDS OF THE MURRAY RIVER. Students will
receive bird identification charts.
5] FISH OF THE MURRAY RIVER. Changes to native
fish populations resulting from river regulation. Introduced fish,
European Carp and their impact on the river.
* Our tour boat has been specifically designed for Murray
River Educational Nature Tours by ALUFARM MARINE, Goolwa. The boat is
surveyed annually by the Department of Transport, Marine Safety Division
to Passenger Vessel class 1E standard. The boat is equipped with an
approved life jacket for each passenger. Our operators are all experienced
boat handlers with appropriate Murray River & Inland Waters certificates