Your Special Wedding Day Starts Here

Looking for a unique Australian experience to make your Wedding Day memorable.

Let Murray River Paddlesteamers and our dedicated team make your special day truly memorable for you and your guests. We have been helping couples create their perfect wedding day for over 15 years and consistently receive fabulous feedback from our newly weds. We are so confident that you will want to come back because of your memorable experience, we are offering all Bride & Grooms 50% off a Valentine's Dinner Cruise and 25% off an overnight cruise, both valid for 2 years with any cruise and reception booked with us as our way of saying thanks.

Reception & Ceremony Cruises

With three boats to choose from, we are sure to have a wedding package to suit your personal requirements for your special day. Whether it is the intimate surroundings of the iconic PS Emmylou, the old world charm of the PS Canberra or the larger spaces of the Pride of the Murray, each boat offers something different to meet your individual needs to ensure your day is truly memorable.

One Way Cruises

For larger receptions all boats are available for one way cruises to our partner wedding reception venues, Morrisons Winery, Tindarra Resort & Rich River Golf Club Resort. There is no better way to arrive than in style aboard a Paddelsteamer to your reception. Both Morrisons and Tindarra offer convenient on River mooring whilst Rich River Golf Club Resort offers courtesy bus transfers.

Champagne Cruises

Treat your guests to a champagne cruise, the perfect choice for your guests to relax with some bubbles pre or post reception with hourly cruises available. Ask our friendly team how we can personalise a cruise for your guests whilst your having your photo's taken.

Wedding Packages Brochure

PS Emmylou

The iconic Emmylou is the perfect choice for a Ceremony & Reception for 30 people. Imagine being at the bow of the boat with your guests surrounding you as your ceremony takes place followed by a sumptuous three course white linen a la carte dinner. The boat is yours to explore as you and your guests enjoy your chosen menu, fine wines and beverages freshly prepared by our on-board chef as the sun sets over the Murray River.

Pride of the Murray

Pride of the Murray is the perfect choice for a more relaxed wedding, catering for up to 70 guests comfortably seated throughout the boat. Whether it is a Buffet style dinner reception or a stand up cocktail party, the choice is yours to choose for your special wedding day. We offer a generous selection of Australian & NZ wines, beers and soft drinks and can provide entertainment on request.

PS Canberra

The PS Canberra, the oldest paddlesteamer in our fleet having been built in 1912, is perfect for weddings. Hosting up to 80 passengers you may want to use the Canberra for a pre-reception cruise for your guests whilst you are having those memorable photos taken. Additionally she is perfect to ferry your guests to one of our partner receptions venues along the river, the choice is yours.

Your Personalised Quote

These are just some of the many different options available for special occasions, wedding ceremonies, receptions and cocktail cruises. Each boat is chartered for a minimum of 1 hour and then your personal menu and drinks package is added.

Call us today to discuss your personal requirements and let our helpful team prepare your personal quote. We look forward to making your wedding or special event truly memorable. Phone 03 5482-5244 or email us at [email protected], we will contact you within 24 hours


  • Prices start from $1,000. Call us today for your personalised quotation.