From Camp Kookaburra it’s just a short step to some of Victoria’s premier tourist attractions such as the Historical Port of Echuca, Bendigo’s Central Deborah Gold Mine, Bendigo’s Discovery Centre or Kyabram Fauna Park. We can also tailor tour packages to suit your group’s needs.

Option 1: Day trip to Echuca.

Enjoy a conducted tour of the Historic Port of Echuca followed by a ride on the Paddle Steamer “Pevensey” to experience Australia’s unique and fascinating Murray River Paddle Wheeler history. After lunch we visit Twisted Science or Sharp’s Movie House and Penny Arcade to play the antique machines. Return to Kookaburra in time for the evening meal.

Port of Echuca Website

Option 2: Day trip to Bendigo

This day includes an underground conducted tour of ‘Central Deborah’, Bendigo’s last working mine which closed in 1954. After lunch we visit “Discovery”, Bendigo’s unique science and technology centre, where there is the option of a thrilling ride on the vertical slide as well as “hands on” experiences with the many interesting and challenging exhibits.

Deborah Gold Mine Bendigo Tourism
Koala at Ky fauna park

Option 3: Day trip to Kyabram Fauna Park

At the Fauna Park you can visit the reptile house, walk through aviaries, observe dingoes, koalas and kangaroos as well as enjoy a conducted classroom lesson that gives participants a great insight into our native animals as well as our local Aboriginal culture.

Kyabram Fauna Park