Experience Authentic River Cruising with PS Emmylou 

We are delighted to partner with Rich River Golf Club Resort for this all-inclusive 2 night package. This tour combines an authentic Australian river cruise along the Murray River from Echuca, with 36 holes of golf over two championship courses at Rich River Golf Club Resort.

The tour has been specially designed in conjunction with Rich River Golf Club Resort and caters for golfers at all levels. Non golfers are not forgotten with half day excursions included at no extra cost to world heritage sites & wineries whilst the other half is playing golf.

Upon arrival your Clubs will be stored at Rich River Golf Club and be ready for you each day of play. Cruise departs Port of Echuca, Riverboat Dock, Echuca on Sunday at 6.00pm. Tour finishes Tuesday after final golf round approximately 4pm

Step back in time and let Emmylou connect you to Australian history, geography, culture and cuisine whilst also enjoying golf & the might Murray River.


  • Brand new designer cabins with private ensuites to choose from. September 2018 onwards
  • Stay in Emmylou's own Suite for an added touch of luxury and space
  • 36 holes of Championship Golf at Rich River Country Club, East & West Course
  • All transfers to and from Rich River Golf Club Resort
  • Golf Club Storage
  • Free secure car parking whilst on your cruise
  • Non Golfer activities - Day 1 - Kingfisher Wetland World Heritage Cruise Tour & Cape Horn Winery Lunch - Day 2 - Wharf to Winery Lunch Cruise - Morrison Winery
  • 3 course chef prepared dinners
  • Lunches, Afternoon & Morning Teas
  • After dinner campfire on the banks of the Murray River
  • Enjoy seasonal local produce and sample a variety of locally produced wines
  • See and hear the native wildlife in their natural environment in the evening and morning
  • Air Conditioned Cabins
  • Historical Skipper commentary throughout the Cruise
  • Learn to steer the Boat with the Skipper
  • Vegetarian & Gluten Free meal options available


  • All meals including morning & afternoon teas
  • 36 Holes of golf
  • All transfers
  • Share Carts when available
  • Non Golfer onshore excursions
  • Learn to steer a paddlesteamer with the skipper
  • Skipper's Dinner
  • Complimentary secure car parking

    Multi Day Cruise Prices - From September 2018 | Passenger Cruise Agreement

    TripAdvisor Reviews | New Deck Plan | 2 Night Murray Golf Cruise Itinerary | River Cruise Map | Echuca Location Map

    Golf Groups - Private Charter

    Emmylou is perfect for small groups looking for that different golfing getaway with 9 new cabins accommodating 18 passengers. Charter Emmylou for your Private Group and 1 Main Deck Cabin is provided Free of Charge. Prices dependant upon availability.

  • 1 Night Minimum - $5,930
  • 2 Night Minimum - $12,000

    We have designed a perfect 2 or 3 Night Golfing Tour in conjunction with Rich River Golf Club which can be adapted for your personal group requirements. Please contact our passenger services for a personalised quotation for your next golfing getaway on the Murray. We can now also include Coach Transfers from Melbourne. Call us today 03 5482 5244 or email us info@mrps.com.au

    2 or 3 Night Group Itinerary

    New Designer Cabins with Private Ensuites

    We are delighted to announce that PS Emmylou will feature brand new cabins with ensuites ready for September Spring Cruising 2018.

    Welcome to your home aboard Paddlesteamer Emmylou, named after the famous American Country singer Emmylou Harris. We invite you to relax in a warm, inviting atmosphere of mid 1800’s riverboat charm without sacrificing modern conveniences. From September Emmylou will feature fine linens and plush new bedding which will ensure you are well rested to fully enjoy your time aboard with us.

    Melbourne Return Transfers

    Enjoy luxury transfer from Melbourne CBD Hotels or Melbourne Airport on the morning of your cruise. Available from 10.30am you will visit the beautiful Mitchelton Winery on your way to Echuca with a morning visit to the city of Bendigo on your return journey. Drop off is available at either Melbourne Airport of CBD Hotels.

  • Mercedes Valente - $200pp Available on request.
  • Train - $65pp Adult - $35pp Concession

    Note: Train maybe replaced with coach from Bendigo subject to timetable

    Echuca Car Parking

    Complimentary secure car parking is available for all passenger vehicles whilst you cruise with us.

    Pricing & Payment Terms

    Pay just 30% deposit with balance due within 60 days of cruise date

    Early Bird Special - Save 10%

    Book and Pay in full online at the time of booking up to 90 days from cruise date and enjoy a discount of 10% per person. Your 10% discount will be refunded to your credit card within 3 working days. Phone bookings are also accepted.