The Mighty Murray is Australia’s longest river, with numerous settlements dotting its banks as it twists and turns through Victoria and New South Wales. Step back in time in the historic ports of Echuca and Swan Hill, see abundant birdlife as you cruise the waters, stay overnight on a luxurious houseboat, visit ancient landscapes in the northern desert, and eat and drink to your heart’s content in this food bowl of the nation.
At a glance:
- Melbourne – Echuca (2.40 hours)
- Echuca – Swan Hill (1.45 hours)
- Swan Hill – Mildura (2.30 hours)
- Mildura – Melbourne (6 hours)