Blackwood River Houseboats on the Blackwood River. An iconic destination in Australia's South West, Margaret River region. Book your next moving or floating apartment eco-adventure on board with us today.

We offer two unique holiday experiences tailored to your needs. From October to April, embark on a moving holiday adventure, exploring the Hardy Inlet and its pristine surroundings. Alternatively, from May to September, immerse yourself in the tranquillity of our floating apartment experience.

Blackwood River Houseboats are meticulously appointed for families, couples and adventurers seeking splendid isolation. Traverse the Hardy Inlet on our well-equipped houseboats, unveiling a wilderness adorned with bush walks, secret fishing spots, a bird sanctuary, unique wildflowers, river dolphins, Molloy Island and over 25 kilometres of National Park protected by a river reserve. Our base and houseboats operate completely off the grid, leaving a minimal environmental footprint. Cruise or be docked in comfort, knowing you're leaving no trace.

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  • Our business is a clean & green operation with minimal footprint. We are situated on Wadandi Boodja in Australia's South West. The Blackwood River is Western Australia's longest river and our off grid base of operation is surrounded by National Park. This unique part of Western Australia is a biodiversity hotspot, with many endemic species.

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  • Augusta boasts some of the best kitesurfing in the world. If boating and kiting is your thing, you have the opportunity to launch your kite from your houseboat to the river mouth.

  • Stand up paddle boarding is a great way to explore the Blackwood River and silently watch and fish. It's also a great way to get your core fit and strong!

  • The Blackwood River is a biodiversity hotspot, making it the perfect place to relax and explore. Take a walk along the banks, and discover the different orchid varieties in Spring or watch the many different types of birds which flock to the area. Whale watching is a popular winter activity as the giants of the ocean make their annual migration.

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  • In time with World Environment Day

    We are very pleased to announce that we have achieved ECO certification! Truly proud to have the green tick today

  • Rediscover Augusta. Tourism and Houseboat video!

    Great video captured by the Augusta Margaret River Tourism Board showcasing all the wonderful things to do in and around Augusta, including taking a houseboat up the Blackwood River. We had a great time shooting this video, thank you for visiting us!

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  • Watch this wonderful video which captures a holiday on board one of our houseboats

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