Set in the heart of the beautiful Mary Valley among the forest, creeks, and mountains is a place where adventures are waiting to happen!
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Great time of year to see platypus and get up close in their natural environment with Ride On Mary... Brave the cool winter temps for a beautiful early morning kayak as the first rays of sunshine filter through the rising mist, revealing the surrounding beauty of the Mary Valley. ... See MoreSee Less
Hire our sit on top kayaks (singles or doubles) and explore over a 100 kms of water ways. From flat water to grade 1-2 rapids, we'll find you a stretch of water to suit. Safety gear supplied. Benefit from extensive local knowledge of the river systems, and updates on river flows and heights.
Whatever your riding preference - road, forest, downhill, single track, X country - you'll find the Mary Valley has it all! Our bike hire includes mountain bikes, comprehensive maps of tracks for all levels and styles, and safety gear.
Drop off and Pick up Service
We provide drop off and pick up service for hired kayaks and bikes. This service is also available for those with their own kayaks and bikes.
From $120 for 2 people
Dawn Kayak up to 4 hours includes detailed information of Platypus haunts and Drop off & pick up. Novice / Intermediate.
From $90 for 2 people
Dusk Kayak 1hr includes detailed information of platypus haunts and drop off & pick up. Novice
Guided Kayak Tour
From $350 for 4 people
Basic Kayak Instruction with an Ecological Tour of Beautiful Yabba Creek. Chance to see: Platypus, Lungfish, Kingfisher, Water Dragons, Monitor Lizards, Turtles & More - Novice
Adventure Triathlon - Kayak, Hike & Bike
Min 4 People for $99pp
Kayak (approx 8kms), Hike (approx 3kms) and Bike (approx 17kms) that you will do in a circuit. This can be increased depending on river flows and fitness levels. It takes you down the beautiful Yabba Creek where you have the chance to see local wildlife from water to land into Imbil Forest. Ian will meet you at a set point with your Bike to continue your final link in the circuit on Mountain Bike through the scenic Imbil Forest & Country Rds. Dawn start time cause you get a chance to see some Platypus too!
"There are several canoeing and kayaking adventures on offer for visitors to Noosa but it's worth hunting out this really special one. The 'Ride on Mary' people have plastic kayaks and drop you off at a good spot on the Mary River or the Yabba Creek."
Mary Valley, Sunshine Coast Hinterland, QLD, Australia