Bellingen Canoe Adventures. Hire a canoe or join an organized expedition on the Bellinger River, which meanders its way through some of the most spectacular and picturesque areas in the area. This company, which emphasises safety above everything else, offers a wide range of options including one-hour sunset tours (A$25), a half-day tour on calm water with tea (A$48) or full-day tours that promise the thrill of rapids and provide lunch as well (A$90). 02/6655–9955. www.canoeadventures.com.au..