Are Houseboats hard to drive?
Do I need a licence to drive a houseboat?
What if I need to contact you while we are away?
What do I need to bring?
What do I do with my vehicle whilst on our houseboat holiday?
Can I fish from my houseboat?
Where can I buy provisions?
There are many large supermarkets in Renmark. Most small towns along the Murray River have a service station or small IGA or Foodland.
Where can we buy extra supplies once we are on the river?
How big is the fridge?
Is there fresh drinking water on board?
Can we drink the fresh water supplied with the boat?
Yes you can it is Renmark town water supply.
What facilities are there onboard?
Supplied are all towels and linen. Also there is washing powder and dishwashing tablets. Fly spray and kitchen sponges etc. RiverTonic has a full kitchen with coffee machine, all cutlery, crockery and glasses, including wine & port glasses, 2 full dinner sets, There is a stainless steel 4 burner BBQ on the foredeck, as well as plenty of outdoor furniture and there are spare blankets in the bedrooms.
Can I use a hairdryer ?
Is there a microwave?
What is the reception like for mobile phones and TV?
Do you have the facility to charge my mobile phone?
What fish are in the river?
What is the best bait?
What is the best cruising speed for the boat?
How large are the ice boxes?
Can I bring my speedboat and tie it to the houseboat?
Can I buy ice from the Marina?
Ice is available from various outlets in Renmark and at the moorings. Please purchase just prior to boarding.