Up to 4 people Stay onboard a Blackwood River Houseboat overnight for $500.00 and receive 10% discount off your Whale Watch Western Australia Tour. Exclusive to Whale Watch Western & Blackwood River Houseboats (subject to availability, Skippered-not Hire and Drive, normal t's&c's)

Pam talks to Wendy at 2 Oceans FM about what's happening on the Blackwood River and Augusta!

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River Tales on 2 Oceans FM - P for Pelican!

Listen to Pamela Winter and Beth Cummings on Tow Oceans FM talk about what's going on up the Blackwood River. THis week they talk about Pelicans and how they are very communal. Find out More!

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Pam Winter Talks to Alpha"Beth" on 2 OceansFM

Exciting times up the river with the rain and wild weather. Cosy up in the houseboats with heating and insulation.

Whales in Augusta now and Houseboats partnered with whale watch tours offering a night on board the boats and discounted whale watch tickets.

Pam talks: Lower Blackwood Landcare and supporting farmers to restore waterways in the catchment area.

Listen here to 5 minutes.

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Augusta Whale Watch River Stay

We've partnered up with Whale Watch Western Australia to offer guests a unique opportunity.

If you are in Augusta - we have an exclusive Whale Watch Offer available including one night on board our houseboats (moored in West Bay)- maximum 4 people and tickets to enjoy a whale watch experience, with 10% discount off your individual whale watch tickets. Email us for your whale watch ticket code to redeem your 10% off tickets and to make your river stay houseboat booking.

EMAIL: admin@blackwoodriverhouseboats.com.au

EXCLUSIVE PERTH DEAL: We are also offering a Perth deal with Whale Watch WA inc: Perth Bus Transfers, Busselton Jetty, local produce tasting - wine/cheese/chocolate, Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse, stay aboard Blackwood River Houseboat and whale watch tour.

Click on the Book Now below, on Augusta Humpbacks and you can make your booking.

(One night stay is subject to availability of our houseboats and is in conjunction only with Whale Watch Western Australia).

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Pam on 2OceansFM

Ever wondered why our boats are named Allira, Storm and River? Find out in this 2OceansFM Augusta Community Radio interview with owner Pamela Winter.

Pam will be a regular on 2 Oceans FM on Tuesday afternoons talking about the goings on, on the Blackwood River. You can listen live here: https://2oceansfm.com.au/

Listen to her 5 minute interview.

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We are offering anyone who makes a booking in May, June or July a 10% DISCOUNT off all available houseboats PLUS the chance to win a FREE HOUSEBOAT HOLIDAY on board our 6 berth Houseboat Storm (valued at $1,900).

To enter to win our HOUSEBOAT HOLIDAY -

1. Make a booking on any Blackwood River houseboat in May, June or July.
2. Tell us in 25 words or less why you should win a houseboat holiday.
(Email: admin@blackwoodriverhouseboats.com.au or on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlackwoodRiverHouseboats/)

WINNER will be announced 2nd August, 2019 4pm. Entrants for houseboat holiday must have a booking in May, June or July 2019. Holiday must be taken based on availabilities and not during peak times. Holiday is for 6 people for 3 nights - at least 2 people must be over 21 years of age. 10% booking discount only applies to new bookings in May, June and July. Please quote 10% OFFER when making a booking.


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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2018 MRCCI Telstra Business Awards – Environmental Excellence plus Micro & Magnificent

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

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Bespoke Wine Tours

We can arrange bespoke wine tours to surrounding wineries, including Glenarty Road (home of Kerfuffle Wines), Hamelin Bay Wines including drop off and pick up back to your boat. Just ask at time of booking or email us admin@blackwoodriverhouseboats.com.au

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