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Wilkadene Houseboats

Houseboats Paringa


Hours: 09.00am to 05.00pm

Rivaling the comforts of a 5 star hotel, Wilkadene Houseboats have a range of boats to suit most needs!


Wilkadene is arguably the best spot to begin your holiday in the Riverland. With three fantastic boats to choose from,

Amazon Star & Outback Star are two superbly appointed boats with some unique features and offering 5 star floating luxury. Each comprise of 3 queen bedrooms (with split apart beds) with high quality linen and the ability to create an extra bedroom at the front of the boat with a fold out sofa. Open plan living, a gourmet kitchen with all the mod cons, heating & cooling and an amazing top deck area, complete with a built in bar to pour yourself a Woolshed Brewery beer from the keg fridge make these boats the utimate in house boat luxury!

Elly Mae is a charming 2 – 6 berth boat offering comfort, ease of operation and exceptional value. She has 3 bedrooms, 2 toilets and 2 bathrooms and is the ideal boat for couples and smaller families with all the comforts of your own home such as a split system reverse cycle air conditioner in the lounge/kitchen area, gas heating, TV/DVD and dishwasher. A recently added undercover top deck with bar area/fridge is ideal for relaxing with a good book or a glass of wine.

Wilkadene also offer a Houseboat Accommodation Only option, for those who don't want the responsibility of hiring and driving a houseboat but still want to experience living life on the river in comfort. The houseboat stays moored but you can do all the activities that you would normally do onboard except for cruising.

Come and experience the Wilkadene experience for yourself!

Map & Directions

65 Wilkinson Road, Paringa, SA 5340, Australia

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations notified more than 30 days prior to departure will incur a 50% cancellation fee.

Cancellations notified within 30 days will incur a 100% cancellation fee.

All cancellation fees will be held in credit for 12 months for use on mutually agreed dates subject to availability.