The Ultimate River Adventure Starts Here
Echuca-Moama is situated on the Murray River, a leisurely 2.5 hour drive due north of Melbourne. Formerly the largest inland port in Australia, Echuca is an excellent starting point for exploring the Murray River. Rich River Houseboats Luxury on the Murray River Echuca. Secluded bush settings, an abundance of sunny, warm weather, every water sport imaginable, abundant bird and animal life in natural habitats and the grandeur of the river red gums along the banks make for a heady combination.
Our moorings are only 10 minutes drive from the centre of Echuca, but upon departure you will already be 2 hours out of town, right in the middle of our picture-perfect Murray River scenery.
From our moorings you can choose to take a leisurely cruise into Echuca to enjoy fabulous regional cuisine at the many restaurants, or shop and visit the historic Port of Echuca. Or just amble downstream and get away from it all at the scenic Torrumbarry Weir.
What to Bring
While your Luxury on the Murray Houseboat has every conceivable creature comfort, there are some things you will need to bring.
You will need to bring food and drinks for the duration of your holiday. All of your groceries and supplies can be purchased locally upon arrival in Echuca Moama.
All linen is provided
- Beach towels
- Toilet paper
- Fly spray and insect repellant
- Fishing Licence
- Fishing License (NSW) source from camping shops or service stations in the Echuca Moama district
- Fishing boat or ski boat
- CDs, DVDs
- Fishing gear
- Personal items shampoo/soap etc
- Any special cooking utensils e.g, camp oven
- Plastic wrap, foil and paper towel
- Rubbish bags
- Front loader washing powder
If you have any other questions about what you may need to bring please feel free to call or email us.
Things to do
- Historic Port of Echuca
- Murray River paddlesteamers
- Water skiing
- Boat and canoe hire
- Courtesy bus pickups, hire care and taxis
- Clubs for gaming, meals and sports
- Rich River Golf Club
- Moama Bowling Club
- Echuca Moama RSL & Citizens Clubs
For more information on things to see and do, visit www.echucamoama.com or call us to answer questions and make bookings for you.
Luxury on the Murray Houseboats are part of Perricoota Marina and Simply Irresistible Houseboats , both providing elegant and contemporary state-of-the-art 12 berth vessels. We invite you to explore their websites now.