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Murray River Paddlesteamers 1 Hour Sightseeing Cruise

Enjoy the Captain’s commentary on this 60 minute Murray River Cruise on the historic PS Canberra paddlesteamer from Echuca.
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Opportunity for kids to steer the paddlesteamer
Watch the steam engine get stoked with wood
Fully enclosed and open areas
Wide viewing windows
Bar and kiosk on board
Skipper's commentary

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  • Please Note: Fully vaccinated guests from NSW arriving from orange zones will no longer be required to get tested and isolate until they receive a negative result.
  • No requirements will apply to them other than the need to hold a valid permit.
  • Orange zone conditions won’t change for people who aren’t fully vaccinated, including those with medical exemptions.
  • All Murray River Paddlesteamers staff will soon be fully vaccinated and we will be following Victorian and NSW guest vaccination requirements for all our cruises.


  • 1 hour sightseeing cruise with historical commentary
  • Skipper commentary


  • All kids, big and small have the opportunity to steer the paddlesteamer and receive a Free Skippers Certificate
  • Watch the engineer stoke the Steam Engine with Redgum wood
  • Fully enclosed and open areas (perfect for family & group gatherings)
  • Wide viewing windows to see the paddlewheels
  • Skipper's commentary of the historic Port and its unique paddleboat fleet
  • Kiosk on board
  • Fully licensed bar
  • Easy access on and off the vessel


  • Departures: 10:15 am, 11:30 am 1:15 pm and 2:30 pm
  • Times vary and are subject to availability
  • Boarding commences 15 minutes prior to departure


  • Cruises depart from Riverboat Dock, Watson Street Echuca

Cancellation Policy

  • Cancellations within 24 hours prior to departure day incur a 100% cancellation fee

Booking Information

  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Mobile Vouchers are accepted! - Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • Cruise vessel subject to change without notice
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control
  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements

Important notice

Confirmation in the form of an e-voucher will be sent to your email at the time of purchase. Although we do our best to deliver it instantly, occasionally, this may take up to 6 hours for the e-voucher to be delivered. For any queries, please get in touch with us . We're always happy to help.

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