You cannot leave Warkworth without experiencing the wonderful trip to Scotts Landing on the fully restored scow 'Jane Gifford'. A leisurely 3 hours trip with wonderful commentary on the areas features by David Parker including the Southern hemispheres first cement works ruins. Go on, phone...More
Jane Gifford Society
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Thoroughly enjoyed the river trip, great commentary and information from volunteer Dave, pleasant and friendly. Plenty to see, mainly on the right hand side going out. Nice and relaxing and would recommend for all ages. Did the 2 hour trip which was ample, felt that...More
As we took a walk we came across these old boats that had been restored to working condition and this yacht that was fully functional fantastic the views were great and the paths were really clean and well looked after very nice all round.
The 3 hour cruise down the river to Scotts Landing and back is magic. The hard part comes when you are back on dry land in the real world but your head is still on the river.
Just wander down to Warkworth's river behind the Main Street shops. Jane Gifford is almost always there sitting in all her retorted glory by the dock. Wee steam boats, ducks and local flora make this a great place to sit and have a picnic lunch...More