Cruise in comfort aboard the Pride of the Murray

The Pride of the Murray began life in 1924 as a barge. She has since been converted to a paddle wheeler best suited to functions and group bookings.The Pride claims a proud title: of the many boats originally built in Echuca, she along with the PS Pevensey and PS Adelaide, still operate from their home Port.

All children have the opportunity to steer the paddlesteamer and receive a Free Skippers Certificate.

You can now book & pay online your preferred cruise time and date. Your receipt is emailed to you and can be used as your boarding pass. Go to the Book Now Page and select Daily Cruises Tab.

Private Charters. The Pride of the Murray is perfect for group gatherings being fully Air-Conditioned and space for 95 guests cocktail style or 65 for seated dinner. Private charters offer very reasonable rates which allow, route, duration, meals and other services to be tailored to your preferences. For availability and a personalised quote, please call us on +613 54825244 or email us

Pride of the Murray or PS Canberra will operate one hour cruises every day except Christmas Day. Please visit our Home Page and view "Weekly Cruise Schedule" for the current boat schedule. You can also now Book and Pay Online for your convenience.

The Pride of the Murray is an excellent option for your next function or event. Its extensive viewing area, fully enclosed deck, large open areas and air-conditioning ensures a very comfortable cruise for intimate groups or large gatherings.

The Pride is well suited for:

  • Weddings
  • Group gatherings
  • Birthdays
  • Functions
  • Conferences
  • Office Parties
  • Christmas Parties
  • Product Launches

Features of the Pride of the Murray

  • Fully enclosed and open areas (perfect for group gatherings)
  • Wide viewing windows to see the paddlewheels
  • Captain's commentary of the historic Port and its unique paddleboat fleet
  • Air conditioning
  • Kiosk on board
  • Fully licensed bar
  • Nespresso Coffee
  • Toilet facilities
  • Enclosed lower deck, safe for families
  • Easy access on and off the vessel
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Special events and entertainment

For further information and to book your preferred cruise you can now Book and Pay Online by going to our Bookings Page. If you require further information please contact our office on +613 5482 5244 or email us at info@mrps.com.au