The section in question was the 10km stretch of river between Batesford and Fyansford which in recent decades has had an interesting history which I wasn't fully aware of before we began our paddle.
|Old Batesford Bridge beside the Midland Highway|
|Azolla carpeting the surface of the river near the Moorabool River Reserve|
|Small weir below Batesford|
|The first of many...|
In addition to the rocks, previous flooding events have also ensured that there was also the occasional large bank of driftwood to be negotiated too:
|Log and rock jam|
|Paddling really wasn't an option here|