Riverlunch Cafe & Cruise Package

Cruise in air-conditioned comfort aboard a traditional Paddlewheeler, Pride of the Murray as you enjoy our cafe style lunch & cruise package with complimentary coffee & tea, plus historical commentary provided by the Skipper.

Order up a glass of wine to pair with your 2-course lunch. While you eat, take time to snap photos of the passing landscape, listen to intriguing commentary about the area's history, and consider taking a break from your lunch to take a look upstairs where you can take some great river photo's of the Echuca Wharf and other paddlesteamers as you cruise teh Murray River. Finish your meal as you come about and cruise back to the dock, parting ways with your Skipper after you pull back into dock in Echuca.

Adults $65 | Children $30


  • Two Course Cafe Lunch with complimentary espresso coffee & tea
  • Enjoy the river from the climate controlled comfort of the Pride of the Murray
  • Visit the Upper Deck for great river photo's
  • 1.5 hour cruise along the Murray River
  • Fully Licensed Bar with top local wines
  • Historic Skippers Commentary
  • Try your hand at steering the Pride of the Murray with the Skipper
  • Tour is wheelchair accessible

  • Riverlights Sound & Light Dinner Cruise

    See The River Like Never Before....At NIGHT. We invite you throughout Winter to experience a Dinner Cruise unlike any other. Cruise aboard the cosy Pride of the Murray and enjoy a 2 hour cruise with a fabulous 2 course roast carvery buffet dinner, then sit back and watch the river come alive with our unparalleled Riverlights Sound & Light Show. This unique cruise, dinner and show will have you experience the river like never before whilst learning about the rich history of Echuca.

    Once dinner service is complete the lights aboard are lowered and the riverbanks come alive under powerful flood lights. Listen to the Skipper as he tells the story of the last remaining paddlesteamers in Echuca and how they contributed to the Rich River trade of the 1800's. The riverbank then lights up with the one and only Riverlights Show projected onto the riverbank telling the tale of our founding fathers, the growth of the twin towns and the boats we've lost to time.

    Adults $65 | Children $32


  • Fully enclosed and open viewing areas
  • Heated for Winter cruising
  • Buffet dinner and dessert
  • Fully licensed bar
  • Safe for Children
  • Easy access on and off the vessel
  • Wheelchair accessible

    Departure times vary with the Season to ensure the the river is dark for the light show. Please check our weekly schedule or online for departure times when booking. All boats commence boarding 15 minutes prior to departure times advertised from Riverboat Dock, Watson Street, Echuca. (View Google Map for location and directions).

    Visit our Ticket Office and Gift Shop at 57 Murray Esplanade in the Port of Echuca.