About the area  //  Holiday ideas

Planning your holiday

We've provided a list of activities, services, clubs, wineries, restaurants and supplies in Echuca and both upstream and downstream, all for you to make your holiday planning a little easier.

We ensure that the infomation on this page is as up to date as possible however details may change without our knowledge.

For a full map of Echuca/Moama and River map from Torrumbarry Weir to Barmah, click here.

Activities

name
location
contact details
Beer Great Aussie Beer Shed Echuca, by car or taxi 03 5480 6904
greataussiebeershed.com.au
Boat & Canoe Hire Echuca boat & canoe hire Echuca, boat ramp echucaboatcanoehire.com
Cinema Paramount Cinema Access from Rich River Houseboats Moorings Echuca 1900 931 166
03 5482 3399
Fishing Guide Murray River Fishing Tours Barmah to Torumbarry Weir 0418 576 526
murrayriverfishingtours.com.au
email: fishforcod@bigpond.com
History Echuca Historical Society Museum Access from Rich River Houseboats Moorings Echuca 03 5482 4225
email: ehsoc@iinet.net.au
History Port of Echuca Access from Rich River Houseboats Moorings Echuca 03 5482 4248
portofechuca.org.au
History Murray River Paddlesteamers Access from Rich River Houseboats Moorings Echuca emmylou.com.au
Horse Riding Billabong Trail Rides Just upstream of Echuca Bridge 03 5483 5122
0428 507 828
www.justhorses.com.au
Lollies Echuca Heritage Sweet Company Access from Rich River Houseboats Moorings Echuca 03 5480 6072
echucaheritage
sweetcompany.com.au
Massage/Facial Body Pamper and Spa Access from Rich River Houseboats Moorings Echuca

ph: 03 5480 7400
fax: 03 5480 7355
email: bodypamperandspa@bigpond.com

Massage/Facial Madison Spa Resort Access from Rich River Houseboats Moorings Echuca 03 5482 3011
madisonspa.com.au
Motor Museum National Holden Motor Museum Access from Rich River Houseboats Moorings Echuca 03 5480 2033
Paintball Semoz Paintball Pre-arranged pick up service 1300 733 333
semozpaintball.com
email:semoz@ozemail.com.au
Ten Pin Bowling King Pin Bowling Access from Rich River Houseboats Moorings Echuca 03 5482 5722
Water Skiing Brett Sands Watersports Barmah to Torrumbarry 03 5482 1851
brettsands.com.au
Wetland Cruises Kingfisher Cruises Barmah 03 5480 1839
0428 552 854
kingfishercruises.com.au

 

Services

Location
contact details
Taxis   03 5482 2700
Police NSW NSW (to the High water mark on Vic side of the River) 03 5482 0099
Police VIC Vic (to the High water mark on Vic side of the River) 03 5482 2255
Ambulance   000
Fire Brigade   000

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Clubs, Wineries and Restrauants

Rich River Golf Club

www.richriver.com.au
phone: 5481 3333

Courtesy Bus or Walk

  • Echuca Village Motel, 1724 Vic Side
  • East Boat Ramp, 1718 Vic Side
  • River Boat Dock, 1712 Vic Side
  • 1703 NSW Side, Upstream of Pumps 20 min walk
  • 5 Mile Boat Ramp, 1692 NSW side

Moama Bowling Club

www.moamabowlingclub.com.au
phone: 1 800 806777

Courtesy Bus or Walk

  • Echuca Village Motel, 1724 Vic Side
  • East Boat Ramp, 1718 Vic Side
  • River Boat Dock, 1712 Vic Side
  • 1714 Up from Moama Wharf follow walk from wharf about 10 mins
  • 1703 NSW Side, Upstream of Pumps
  • 5 Mile Boat Ramp, 1692 NSW side

Moama Sports Club

www.moamasportsclub.com.au
phone: 5480 6444

Courtesy Bus

  • Echuca Village Motel ,1724 Vic Side
  • East Boat Ramp,1718 Vic Side
  • River Boat Dock, 1712 Vic Side
  • 1703 NSW Side, Upstream of Pumps
  • 5 Mile Boat Ramp, 1692 NSW side

Echuca-Moama RSL & Citizens Club

www.moamarsl.com.au
phone: 5482 6677

Courtesy Bus

  • Echuca Village Motel, 1724 Vic Side
  • East Boat Ramp, 1718 Vic Side
  • River Boat Dock, 1712 Vic Side
  • 1703 NSW Side, Upstream of Pumps
  • 5 Mile Boat Ramp, 1692 NSW side

ECHUCA, Restaurants and wine bars

www.echucamoama.com/html/dining.htm
www.echucamoama.com/html/wineries.htm

Taxi or Walk

  • Echuca Village Motel,
  • 1724 Vic Side East Boat Ramp,
  • 1718 Vic Side River Boat Dock,
  • 1712 Vic Side 1703 NSW Side, Upstream of Pumps 20 min walk
  • 5 Mile Boat Ramp, 1692 NSW side

Echuca Workers Club

www.echucaworkers.com.au

phone: 5482 3140

Walk

  • Upstream Of Port Of Echuca or bridge, walk past the Tourist Information centre about 15 min walk

Morrisons Riverview Estate

www.morrisons.net.au
phone: 5480 0126

Walk

  • Park upstream side of Merool caravan Park and walk up for lunch.

Saint Anne’s Winery

phone: 5480 0099

Walk

  • 1703 NSW Side, Upstream of Pumps 15 min walk.

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Supplies

Echuca

(Location 1712 Alms.)

Echuca has a large shopping centre for a town of its size. Echuca and Moama service a population in the vicinity of 50000 (this included surrounding areas and tourists). Consequently there is a choice of supermarkets providing goods at similar prices to Melbourne. The modern shopping centre based on Hare Street and Pakenham Street provides the regular needs for the locals. High Street shopping area with its elegant and historic buildings has a range of interesting specialist shops, restaurants, and hotels. The closest shops with a range of bait and fishing gear are in High Street within walking distance Rich River Houseboat Moorings.

To get to High Street from our moorings go through the car parking area and past the Bridge Hotel toward the Shamrock Hotel.

To get to Hare and Packenham Streets turn between the Bridge Hotel and The Red Gum Works and continue through the Historic Port Area, past the American Hotel along Hare Street.

You can also arrange to be picked up to go to the clubs from the Mary Ann Mooring upstream of our mooring.

If you need your car please call us to take you to the Car Compound.

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Upstream: Moama

(Location 1714 Kms, NSW side)

Within walking distance from the River bank, park upstream of the Moama Wharf and walk along the track to the board walk that leads to Moama. Moama shopping centre includes a supermarket, Hotels, a newsagents and restaurants. The Moama Bowling Club is easily accessed from here.

Please do not tie up to the Wharf or park downstream of the wharf and leave room upstream for the paddleboats to tie to the wharf.

YARRABY CARAVAN PARK

phone: 5482 1533
(Location 1720 Kms Vic side)

  • Groceries, ice, milk, bread, confectionary, public phone (no cigarettes).
EAST BOAT RAMP/ABBATOIRS

(Location 1718 Kms Vic Side)

  • Pick up point B for the clubs
RIVER VILAGE MOTEL

phone: 5480 6039
(Location 1723, Vic side)

  • Public phone, courtesy bus pick up point A for the clubs

Downstream

MEROOL CARAVAN PARK

phone: 5480 9111
(Location between 1710 and 1708,)

Kiosk, milk, bread, limited groceries, fuel. The kiosk is located in the middle of the caravan park a fair walk from the river. Fuel is located near the boat ramp.

RIIVER LAKES STORE

phone: 5480 0133

(Location 1702 NSW Side)

This is pick up point D for the courtesy buses to take you to the clubs. Park the boat upstream of the motel and the gully that runs into the river. The general store is along the road to the golf club about 1.5 Kilometres from the river. The Golf club is about 2 kilometres from the river.

RIVERLAND CARAVAN PARK

phone: 5482 2558
(Location 1698 Kms, Vic side)

Groceries, Ice, milk and bread, confectionary, public phone, fuel and oil, beer, and spirits.

ALL THE RIVERS RUN CARAVAN PARK

phone: 5487 7321
(Location 1647 Kms Vic side)

Groceries, Ice, milk and bread, confectionary, public phone, fuel and oil, beer, and spirits and postage stamps.

TORRUMBARRY HOTEL

phone: 5487 7250
(Location 1647 Kms Vic side)

Counter meals, full range of liquor supplies, ice.
Ring to make arrangement for deliveries and you maybe able to make arrangements to get to the hotel for counter meals

TORRUMBARRY WEIR CARAVAN PARK

phone: 5487 7277
(Location 1630 kms, Vic side)

Groceries, Ice, milk and bread, confectionary, public phone, fuel and oil, beer, and spirits and postage stamps.

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