A Murray River cruise is part of a House of Travel Riccarton nine-day fully escorted boutique tour to South Australia. Christchurch return flights, breakfasts and dinners with two nights’ five-star accommodation in Melbourne and three nights’ fourstar accommodation in Adelaide are included. A three-night Captain Cook Murray River cruise with all meals, half-days of sightseeing in Melbourne and Adelaide, and a full-day Barossa Valley tour are also part of the package. Participants fly from Christchurch on September 25 to Melbourne, then on to Adelaide, returning from there to Christchurch. Total price: From $4998 a person, twin share. House of Travel Riccarton is holding an information evening on ‘‘all things South Australia’’ on March 13. To register or for further information on the tour, phone 03-341-3900, email email@example.com.
Comyns Hut: On the north branch of the Ashburton River.