Ride on Mary is owned and managed by Ian Harling and has 25 years of Kayaking experience. Ride On Mary... has been operating since 2009. Ian has lived in the area since 2003 and has extensive knowledge of the local tracks, waterways and wildlife.

Ride on Mary... offers Kayak hire, Bike hire and bush adventures in the Mary Valley, Sunshine Coast hinterland.

The Mary Valley is nestled in the hinterland behind the Sunshine Coast- the perfect holiday getaway spot for nature and adventure lovers! Just 45 minutes from Noosa, 60 minutes from the Sunshine Coast Airport and 2 hours from Brisbane.It’s a great base from which to enjoy a wide range of day trips. As well as the Mary River, Yabba Creek and plenty of great forest tracks, the Mary Valley boasts many diverse attractions!

  • Forest walks for all fitness levels, and nearby the acclaimed Conondale Range Great Walk and Sunshine Coast Hinterland
  • Great Walk
  • Local produce
  • Craft markets
  • Historic pubs
  • Cafes and galleries
  • Local live music
  • Fantastic photography opportunities
  • Quiet country roads to explore
  • Horse trail rides
  • Waterfalls
  • and more