1. The Murray River

Experience the activity and diversity of life on the Murray, Australia's longest river. Captain a houseboat with friends, take a cruise on a historic paddle steamer, set off on a pair of waterskis, paddle in a canoe or drop in a fishing line to snare the famous Murray cod. 

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2. Golf

The endless sunshine of the Murray River and Goulburn region is tailor-made for golfing getaways. An abundance of links style resorts and designer greens take advantage of the mild climate. Tee off on courses designed by golfing great Peter Thomson and follow in the footsteps of local lad, Stuart Appleby.

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3. Echuca

Nestled beside the Murray River, Echuca boasts a significant fleet of operating riverboats. Soak up the riverside atmosphere from contemporary eateries or traditional pubs and listen for the whistles of paddle steamers as they embark from Echuca's old port. Vibrant events and mild weather make Echuca a year-round holiday destination.

 

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4. History

Encounter living history along the mighty Murray River and discover tales tall and true about the river's importance. Significant sites tell of thousands of years of Aboriginal settlement, while restored paddle steamers travelling along the river invoke colonial adventure. Take a cruise and learn about life as an early settler.

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