Murchison River, Kalbarri

4.7
#2 of 7 in Nature in Kalbarri
Some of the best fishing spots in Western Australia are located along Murchison River, the second longest river in the state. Flowing for about 820 km (510 mi) from the southern edge of the Robinson Ranges to the Indian Ocean, this mighty river cuts a path through sandstone cliffs and provides numerous locations ideal for bushwalking, hiking, cruising, and canoeing. This pristine river is home to over 200 species of native birds, such as eagles, black swans, and wetland waders. Stop by the Kalbarri Visitor Center to schedule a sunset cruise, book a full-day canoe trip, or find out how to reach the best fishing areas along the river, abounding in bream, whiting, and mulloway. To visit Murchison River and get the most from your holiday in Kalbarri, create itinerary details personal to you using our Kalbarri tour planner .
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  • Hired a tinny for a few hours and not only was the boat easy to manage, but my young son easily pulled a few fish out of the river with his $5 Kmart rod!  more »
  • The Murchinson river is a must see we took in the breath taking views and even ventured for a swim the water was clear clean and full of fish and crabs a must do for the keen fisherman  more »

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