Explore river banks dotted with abandoned steamboats and barges, tall red gum wharfs and small towns that show evidence of once having been much larger. Old station homesteads facing the river, are constant reminders to the river traveller of the days when hundreds of steamers traded along the Murray, opening up large areas in New South Wales, Victoria and South Australia.
Winter Blues River Boat Ramble
23 July to 2 August 2021
Timed to spend the weekend enjoying the Echuca Winter Blues Festival and all that the twin towns offer, our July River Boat Ramble will offer the same great experiences as our February trip with the added bonus of enjoying some amazing blues and roots music by artists from across the country.
Murray River Paddle Steamer Cruise
27 August to 5 September 2021
5 November to 14 November 2021
Step back in time and cruise the Murray River on a traditional Paddle Steamer. Built in 1980 and named after the country singer Emmylou Harris, she has hosted thousands of guests. It is a magical way to explore the river banks dotted with abandoned steamboats and barges, tall red gum wharfs and small towns that show evidence of once having been much larger.