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.


  • New Double or Twin Cabins with private ensuites to choose from
  • New Emmylou Suite with private ensuite
  • 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, Indigenous experience with the local Yorta Yorta people & 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 Golf Cruise Itinerary | River Cruise Map | Echuca Location Map


    Emmylou is perfect for small groups looking for that different golfing getaway. We offer a further 10% off our Early Bird prices for Groups of 12 or more. Private Charters and special dates can also be arranged together with combined accommodation at Rich River Golf Club. Please contact our passenger services for a personalised quotation for your next event. Call us today 03 5482 5244 or email us info@mrps.com.au

    New Heritage Cabins

    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 2018 Emmylou will feature new cabins with fine linens and plush new bedding which will ensure you are well rested to fully enjoy your time aboard with us.

    Emmylou will now also feature her own Suite in the best location with sprawling views of the river. You will feel like “the King of the world” as you open your French doors and step out onto your veranda looking straight down the mighty Murray River. The Emmylou suite is the largest aboard with interior lounge seating and Sofa-bed which can accommodate a third guest. Guests enjoying Upper Deck Cabins will now be able to choose from double or twin cabins all with private ensuites, with doors opening to the outside upper deck affording neighbouring guests the unique opportunity to enjoy a social atmosphere, swapping stories and forming lasting friendships with fellow travellers. Our cosy Main Deck Cabins are also being refurbished and will now feature their own shared ensuite on the same deck. From our cosy Main Deck to the Emmylou Suite PS Emmylou now has accommodation for a variety of lifestyles and budgets and will feature free Wifi throughout the boat and cabins.

    Melbourne Transfer / Car Parking

    Train or Private transfer from Melbourne/Echuca return available on request. Complimentary secure car parking is available for all passengers. Note: Train maybe replaced with coach subject to timetable

    Pricing & Payment Terms

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


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


  • About Rich River Golf Club Resort

    Rich River offers two distinct Championship golf courses, immaculately groomed and playable all year round. The West Course stretches to 6,227 metres and opened in 1979. It has tree-lined fairways and elevated greens making scoring perhaps tougher than on the East Course. The East Course measurers 6,247 metres. Redesigned by Peter Thomson in 1998, the East Course is links style with water coming into play on several holes.

    For more information please call us today on +613 5482 5244 or email info@mrps.com.au

    We look forward to being of assistance.