Local Highlights

Water Ski and Wakeboard School and Lessons (Maidens Inn Marina)
Get involved in the best summer sport in the world. You’ll be able to have lessons in waterskiing, wakeboarding or even barefooting with the iWaterski team. Bookings are limited so make sure you book before arrival to avoid disappointment. Bookings and SUP (Stand Up Paddle) board hire can be made through the Maidens Inn office either by phone or email. Waterskiing is $150 per hour for the boat and you may have up to six skiers. Paddle boards are $30 per hour, and $60 if you would like a 30 minute lesson before hand.

Port of Echuca
The historic Port of Echuca is a working port and home to Australia's largest fleet of steam driven paddlesteamers. Visit the Port of Echuca Discovery Centre and partake in a one hour guided tour of the Wharf, the Star Hotel with its underground bar, and the historic sawmill site. One hour paddlesteamer cruises along the Murray River are also available.

The National Holden Motor Museum
Holden cars have a unique place in the hearts of many Australians. This private museum is one of the largest one brand car museums in Australia. See over 40 vehicles courtesy of Holden Ltd and private collectors. View rare prototypes, and an extensive photographic exhibition. The National Holden Motor Museum and Gift Shop is located directly opposite the Port of Echuca and is open 7 days a week from 9am to 5pm.

Rich River Golf Club
Play on the mighty Murray. Rich River Golf Club offers two immaculately groomed 18 hole Championship golf courses, playable all year round. Visitors are welcome to participate in competition day golf (some restrictions on Saturdays). The Rich River Golf Club also offers varied dining options, with a bistro, cafe and two bars. The Club also features a supervised games room for kids four nights a week.

Billabong Ranch and Adventure Park
Billabong Ranch provides horse riding for beginners through to experienced riders, with trail rides through the magnificent red gum forests on the banks of the Murray and Goulburn Rivers. Billabong Ranch Adventure Park features a host of entertaining family activities from a sensor activated 18 hole mini golf course, indoor archery range to a 30 meter rock climbing wall. There's even an animal nursery with a variety of small animals for children to hold.

Paddlesteamers and Rivercruises
Echuca Moama has the largest operating fleet of paddlesteamers in the World. Day and evening cruises run daily and are available from several local operators and depart from Echuca Wharf. Step back in time and experience the joy of cruising the Murray River on the majestic paddle steamers of a bygone era.

Echuca Farmers Market
Taste the freshest fruit and veg of the region! Peruse the fortnightly markets in Echuca. From locally made hot sauces to quince paste, treat yourself to a day looking at the stalls.

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