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What a treat

We did a two hour cruise on the SS Melbourne down through lock 11 and back. The staff were friendly... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Dianne R
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Caloundra, Australia
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Evening on the Murray

A very enjoyable evening cruising on the Murray River whilst enjoying an evening meal. Very... read more

Reviewed 9 March 2018
Peroja
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Adelaide, Australia
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Our company offers a range of Paddlesteamer cruises, that range from: Twice daily, two-hour cruises through Lock 11 Winery cruise, Lunch cruises and Evening Dinner Cruise Dedicated Charter Cruises Specialised Wedding Experiences Convention Venues...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Hugh King Drive, Mildura, Victoria 3502, Australia
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+61 3 5023 2200
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did a two hour cruise on the SS Melbourne down through lock 11 and back. The staff were friendly and informative, there were sandwiches, cakes and drinks available for sale on board and plentry of room under cover, out of the wind to sit...More

Thank Dianne R
Reviewed 7 July 2018

Last year I went on a trip in my bus as far as Renmark SA was an awesome adventure The highlight for me was my trip on the Melbourne a steam driven paddleboat built in 1903. I also wet on the Roxborough a diesel engine...More

Thank Irene I
Reviewed 17 May 2018

We called to make a booking two weeks before, and were advised that on that day( Monday) there was no need to book as there was plenty of spaces. We happily drove 4 and a half hours from Adelaide to Mildura eager to go for...More

1  Thank Annabellannabella
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

A very enjoyable evening cruising on the Murray River whilst enjoying an evening meal. Very relaxing, great crew

1  Thank Peroja
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Overall a really nice relaxing evening on a Dinner Cruise on the Rothbury, crew were very nice and always had a smile. It was a good night but the food needs improving, Roast Beef for Dinner was awful with soggy peas and hard carrots. Reminded...More

2  Thank Bernadet F
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Went for a 2-hour trip on the Rothbury on Australia Day. The trip took us through Lock 11 which was interesting, and the captain’s commentary on the sights and history of the river was informative. The lady assisting him was lovely and quite helpful. Overall...More

1  Thank Donna H
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Lazy Summer Morning on the Paddle Steamer I loved it. A couple of hours lazing in the sun listening to the history of the Mildura section of the Murray River and the paddle steamers I even got to steer. That was fun. Interesting to see...More

1  Thank treasurechild
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

We were staying at Wentworth and it took us maybe 30 mins to get to Mildura for the New Year’s Eve 2017. The phone booking which my husband did only couple of days ago was painless and the fee of $90pp (normally $70) was okay....More

1  Thank Clivenme2002
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Travelled on the Rothbury for the morning cruise. Most enjoyable, through a lock which was interesting and good commentary on the trip, history and environment.

Thank Leem1948
Reviewed 1 September 2017

We were a party of 11 on board the PV Rothbury recently, and everyone enjoyed the two hour cruise. The commentary on the sights and history of the river was interesting, and the kids were keen to discover how our journey through Lock 11 worked....More

Thank somerham
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