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Paddleboats on the Murray

Hugh King Drive, Mildura, Victoria 3500, Australia
+61 3 5023 2200
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Slow Boat

We did the 2 hour cruise on PS Melbourne today. There isn’t a lot to see along the river, although... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
Elizabeth W
via mobile
A River Cruise

We travelled up the Murray River to the Gol Gol Pub for Lunch with friends. A very pleasant... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2018
Owen C
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Epping, Victoria, 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 Slipway Services
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  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“hour cruise” (8 reviews)
“the river” (17 reviews)
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Hugh King Drive, Mildura, Victoria 3500, Australia
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+61 3 5023 2200
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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

We did the 2 hour cruise on PS Melbourne today. There isn’t a lot to see along the river, although the commentary covered almost every house and building, trying to make it interesting! There were good facts and figures about the boat, about the caravan...More

Thank Elizabeth W
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Reviewed 3 May 2018

We travelled up the Murray River to the Gol Gol Pub for Lunch with friends. A very pleasant, peaceful trip, in great weather. A very informative commentary from the Skipper made the journey very interesting. Altogether a great days outing!

1  Thank Owen C
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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Did a fantastic 2 hr trip on the paddle steamer Rothbury. Watching the wood burning engine was really interesting. Would recommend anyone doing the trip & enjoy a glass of champagne while taking in the sights.

Thank Lisa P
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

This was quite a fun thing to do - went with the visiting rellies as a matter of duty, basically, but found the commentary really quite interesting and the whole trip surprisingly fun. Highly recommend it.

1  Thank Leanne A
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

Very relaxing down the Murray. Kids loved it as never done this before. Nice to see all the campers having a great time.

Thank Theodora S
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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Scorching hot day floating down the Murray river. Great way to learn some of the history, see the lock in action and learn about the weirs. Get on early and secure a seat up the top in the shade

1  Thank Rupert R
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

This is a must do when visiting a town like Mildura. We had such fantastic weather, bit of sun and a nice gentle breeze. The commentary was very informative. Amazing how many people stop to watch the paddlesteamer go through the lock.

1  Thank Richard C
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

Went on the Rothbury paddleboat for a 2 hr scenic cruise along the Murray. It was a cool day but there were seats inside and outside to choose from so that you could stay warm if need be. The commentary was good and informative and...More

Thank cezza77
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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Travelled on the Rothbury on a blue sky day. Great to have indoor and outdoor options as the wind was a little cold. Informative captain kept the facts coming at a good pace and pointed out the bird life along the riverbanks. Plenty of food...More

1  Thank langthom1
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Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

From the moment we stepped onboard we knew we were in for a treat. The Wonderful friendly crew welcomed us. Our knowledgeable captain gave us just enough information with our boring us. Mildest gave us perfect weather and we loved paddling down the river.

1  Thank Lisa O
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Trudi A
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Response from BUNDY Dave F | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but give them a call to find out
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Response from Penelope I | Reviewed this property |
Depends if you want to BYO or purchase and Dinner & Show or just buy the snack. Can be purchased on the day from Dock or calling them.
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