• Sunshine Coast Region
  • 0439 425 670
  • Muller Park
    Bli Bli, 4560
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Eco River Rides

  • Tour
  • Adventure
  • Cruise / Boat / Water-Based
  • Guided Tour

Eco River Rides provides world first solar-powered canoeing adventures. Exploring the Maroochy River & Wetlands Sanctuary in a unique solar/electric powered canoe capable of cruising with up to 4 persons. Only 1 hour from Brisbane and 5 mins from Maroochydore, this experience is unique and family friendly. It's the adventure that's 'Run by the Sun'.

Ecotourism in Action

At Eco River Rides, our mission is to promote cultural, historical, and environmental awareness in the area, and to foster thoughts of future sustainability in those who travel with us. We aim to support the Sunshine Coast as an eco-friendly tourism destination and to provide a memorable and valuable experience for all age groups.

  • Fully Guided Solar Powered Canoe Adventure

    Enjoy you private guided eco-tour of the Maroochy Wetlands Sanctuary identifying many plants used by the indigenous Kabi Kabi people. Cruise the river in peace and quiet while learning of the early pioneering history. A fun and informative tour without the crowds. A truly unique experience.

  • Self-Guided Solar Powered Canoe Adventure

    Your 3 hour self-guided eco-adventure will bring you close to nature. Walk the Sanctuary board walks or spend your time in the upper reaches of Coolum Creek, where time stands still. Canoe and motor instructions, guide maps and information are provided along with GPS tracking for your safety.