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LA RIVERAINE
Bar Point

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Light Filled Cottage
Sunken Plunge Pool . Private  Boat Shed
Just  For Two 

La Riveraine is a hidden river gem, a place  to unwind,  to relax &  to recharge . The space has been fully refurbished with consideration to the original 50's design..... floor boards have been limed, retro glass doors & shutters  added ...... the bathroom extended ...the boat shed refreshed ...not to mention the sunken plunge pool that has been added to the side terrace ......all is in place for that special time out for two
 
WHAT IS THERE
  • waterside private boat shed with hammock
  • elevated cottage & outdoor plunge plunge pool with river views
  • heavenly comfortable air conditioned queen bedroom
  • indulgent bathroom with deep stone bath for two
  • open plan kitchen dining living space with wood fire
  • well equipped  'cooks'  kitchen with gas cook top & electric oven
  • PANTRY :- espresso coffee machine ; teas, sugar, coffee ,sea salt & pepper grinder; olive oil & vinegars ;  glad wrap, foil, paper towel, serviettes,  etc
  • wood & coal fired hooded  BBQ on undercover rear terrace
  • WiFi, netflix , sbs ( no TV reception ) ; bluetooh speakers - BYO offline playlist
  • Private jetty &pontoon

WHAT TO DO 
  • relax in the boat shed, fish from your armchair, siesta in the hammock
  • book a boat to lunch..details below
  • take a stroll along the foreshore bush track
  • hire a runabout for your stay & explore
  • take a refreshing dip or two or five in the plunge pool

WHAT TO BRING

  • favourite offline playlist, reading material
  • all fishing equipment
  • toiletries, personal belongings including swimming costume & walking shoes
  • food & beverage, there are no shops


Just a reminder that ĹLA RIVERAINE' is boat access only. There are absolutely no roads to the property, which does make getting there part of the adventure!

 

BOAT TRAVEL
Kangaroo Point, Brooklyn & Mooney Mooney are the most popular & closest mainland spots to park; the intercity sydney-central coast train stops in Brooklyn [ Hawkesbury River Station ]

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WATER TAXI & HIRE BOAT  PACKAGE

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Arrive by Water Taxi with a Self Drive Tinnie waiting for you at LA RIVERAINE  jetty

This option gives you flexible arrival time, in that you can arrive after sunset

  • no experience required& easy to drive
  • Parking & Water Taxi from Kangaroo Point Public Wharf, Brooklyn [ Unrestricted parking along lower road at Kangaroo Point]
  • Arrive by train, then pick up is  at  Brooklyn Public Wharf 

PRICE GUIDELINE : - 2 or 3 Nights- $320 ; additional nights $50

Includes taxi transfers, boat hire, tank of fuel, map, safety equipment, call out service if broken down

On arrival at La Riveraine the Water Taxi driver will run through the boat operation with you 

Water taxi / hire boat packages have limited availability

Water Taxi travel time is approx. 15 mins

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SELF DRIVE HIRE BOAT  FROM BROOKLYN

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no experience required

Rate Guideline:-  $300 - 2 nights; ask about 3 nights for price of 2 

You receive a thorough briefing from the team at Brooklyn Central

There is private off street parking available [except in peak seasons, where there is unrestricted roadside parking]

Life Jackets, safety equipment and a tank of fuel provided

You can buy bait there also

Arrival at Brooklyn Central latest 1 hr before sunset

Parking, Unloading & Boat Briefing takes approx. 30 mins

Tinnie travel time from Brooklyn Central to La Riveraine  is approx. 30-40 mins

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WATER TAXI

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  • Parking & Water Taxi from Kangaroo Point Public Wharf, Brooklyn
  • Unrestricted parking along lower road at Kangaroo Point
  • Jetty To Jetty Water Taxi service, also after sunset

PRICE GUIDELINE  $90 each way;but do get a firm quote when booking;  late night surcharge generally applies after 7pm

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OWN TRAILER BOAT

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Parking & Boat Launch from Mooney Mooney public boat ramp, next to M1 Freeway

Also Dolphin Marina, 1 Brooklyn Rd with off street parking for small fee

Note:- that on the new Moon low tide in summer months, there may be an hour either side of the low, with limited pontoon access due to the more extreme low tide

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HAVE BOAT LICENCE - but need a  boat

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Brooklyn Central has a tinnie with a 30hp available for hire

BOAB Boat Hire have polycraft vessels with 50hp + that they can deliver to a boat ramp on the Hawkesbury ; & meet you there; this is cost effective for extended stays


RESTAURANTS & CAFES

Peats Bite  weekends only, advance bookings essential,  02 9985 9040 - closed July/Aug. A great place for a long relaxed lunch,  in one of the most beautiful & unique locations on the river. $135.00pp ( licensed ) You will need to advance book in your boat transfers direct with the restaurant at the time of booking your table. You can also travel there by own boat or be picked up by the restaurant boat at a small fee

Spencer Village Store & Cafe serving legendary breakfasts, great burgers & light lunch. Truly the 'Hub of the Universe'. Also supplying a good range of meat, some vegetables & just about everything else you may need. Licensed Bottle Shop as well. Kitchen closes around 2.30pmPhone 4377 1123. About 10km upriver by boat.

EXPLORING w OWN BOAT - 50HP plus

places Cottage Point , Berowra Waters Inn, The Chefs Secret  plus others are great destinations w own boat 50hp plus; not suited to hire boat or water taxi; we will  email  additional restaurant / exploring info when booking

 

GENERAL NOTES
La Riveraine is fully self contained & booked exclusively

Before you arrive, the house is opened, ready for you to simply kick back & relax

Children  not suited 

Pets  not suited  
Maximum 2 guests
 
RATES 
Rates vary depending on guest numbers, length of stay & time of year
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DEALS
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3 Night Weekends
4 night Mid Week Specials
MON-MON or FRI-FRI 7 night stays
Just Contact Us For A Quote 
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