Murray River Authentic Luxury Cruising

Enjoy the spectacular scenery of Australia’s longest river with a Murray River cruise aboard the world’s only cruising wood-fired paddlesteamer and Australia’s most luxurious boutique river cruise. Choose from 1 to 6 night Murray River Cruises and let PS Emmylou step you back to the romantic days of Australia’s Paddlesteamers. 

Book with Confidence extended to 31st October 

Book a Murray River Cruise between now and 31st October for departures before 30th June 2021 and you’re free to postpone your cruise up to 14 day before departure without incurring any cancellation fees. You’ll receive a Future Cruise Credit for the full value of the amount paid which can be put towards any future cruise fare, and it is valid for 12 months from the date of issue.

Victorian Guests  

The Victorian Government has now announced the removal of the 25km travel restriction from midnight, 8th November. All Victorians can now cruise with us for all daily and accommodated cruises from that date onwards. Please book well in advance to secure your preferred cruise as passenger capacity per cruise remains limited.

NSW Guests

All NSW guests are welcome to cruise with us. To avoid having to enter Victoria to board PS Emmylou, you will embark your cruise at Moama Wharf located on the NSW side of the river. This avoids you having to enter Victoria. If driving your car will be valet parked for you at our secure undercover car park located in Echuca. Full details are available from our Passenger Services Team. 

COVID-19 Cruise Well Program

Your health and safety are our priority. Our Cruise Well Program is therefor all about ensuring we follow strict hygiene standards and procedures for you and our crew’s health and safety whilst cruising with us. We are now accredited as a COVID ready business with NSW Health and ATEC as a business operating inline with the NCCC COVID safe guidelines and other relevant state-based guidelines. We are also delighted to be awarded by the World Travel & Tourism Council, the Safe Travel global branding as recognition of our high level of health and hygiene protocols.

Cruise for 6, Pay for 4 Offer

One departure only – 9th November 2020

We have a Super Special for our final 2 Cabins on our 6 Night “All the Rivers Run” Themed Cruise departing 9th November. Pay our 4 night cruise price and save 35%. Just one double and two queen cabins remain. Be Quick!. 

Each Cabin also receives a complimentary copy of the All the river run novel written by Nancy Cato.

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2021/22 Brochure

View our New Season cruises which now include wine & beer with dinner & reduced deposits of just $400 per person. Plan your cruise today. 

Save up to 35%

Save up to 35% on all remaining 2020 Cabins and 10% on all 2021/22 departures. Book and pay in full before 31st October .   

Hotels & Transfers

Commence your cruise in style from Melbourne with an optional 5 star hotel stay or luxury return transfer only options. Echuca Hotels also.

NYE Overnight Cruise

See out 2020 in style aboard PS Emmylou. Enjoy a 4-hr cruise, Five-Course Dinner, Live Music, Fireworks, & Overnight Stay. From $450pp

Authentic Luxury

Welcome aboard PADDLESTEAMER Emmylou, the world’s only wood-fired cruising Paddlesteamer is now offering Australia’s most luxurious boutique river cruises from Echuca. 

With a maximum of 16 guests and 4 crew PS Emmylou is an open-air vessel with alfresco dining and plenty of space to relax and enjoy the river views. Each luxury cabin with ensuite is individually air-conditioned for your comfort. So whether you are a nature lover, a budding historian or culture enthusiast, a leisurely cruise aboard PS Emmylou will delve you into the beauty and pioneering history of the Murray River.

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