Canoe touring group on a Yarra beach. River tours upstream, as far as Warrandyte and Yarra Glen even, were frequent. Canoes with canvas awnings became tents which were ‘just cosy’ for two. ‘Canoodling’ at its best?
A South African survey evidently indicated that “78% of women, of all ages, would prefer to be wooed in a canoe rather than a car”.