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On the river

It’s your choice: On the water – boating, floating and waterskiing; Next to the water – fishing, barbecuing and relaxing; Near the water – golfing, eating and exploring; Above the water – flying, skydiving and gliding.

From family-friendly adventures to adrenaline-fuelled action (with plenty of time for a tasty meal in between) the Murray is your Number One destination for great river experiences.

Must Experience

  • Fish for Murray cod on Gunbower Island or Lake Mulwala.
  • Hire a luxury houseboat in Swan Hill or Echuca and experience the bliss of the unhurried river life.
  • Ride a historic turn-of-the-century paddle steamer at Echuca, Mildura or Swan Hill and feel the nostalgia.
  • Feel the thrill of high-speed water sports – waterski and wakeboard on the Murray or the region’s lakes

Hidden Gems

  • Take an overnight horse trail ride, camping in the red gum forests.
  • Kayak or canoe the river at your own pace.
  • Discover the region’s cycling or mountain-biking trails, like the High Country Rail Trail from Albury Wodonga.
  • Hit the highs with a glider flight from Tocumwal or Corowa.