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$100 Voucher and Save 25%

Get 25% off selected 4 Day Outback Heritage Cruises & get a $100 Gift Voucher per person! 

Christmas In July

Join us for Christmas festivities, carols and a traditional Christmas dinner. 3 nights from $695 per person

Loxton December Cruise

We've sold out of our Christmas Cruises, but there's still availability for our December pre-Christmas Cruise!

Winter Sun Sale

Save up to 25% on Murray River cruises! 3, 4 & 7 night cruises with free coach transfers from Adelaide.

Join Captain Cook Cruises on one of the world’s longest rivers, the mighty Murray River. The Murray basin covers one third of the Australia continent across Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria and South Australia. Cruise this iconic Australian outback river highway aboard the southern hemisphere’s largest inland paddlewheeler “Murray Princess”.

The Murray’s  tributaries include the Darling River, Murrumbidgee River, Lachlan River, Namoi River, Macquarie River, Barwon River and Culgoa River. The Murray-Darling system alone covers more than 3,670kms through a system of 26 locks.  The river’s life giving water travels as far afield as Mt Kosiciusko, Gunnedah, Bourke, Wagga Wagga, Echuca, Mildura, Renmark, Loxton, Murray Bridge, Mannum and Goolwa. 

Small Cruise Ship “Murray Princess”
Choose from a fantastic range of expedition, adventure, explorer, wildlife and special event cruises
Enjoy great savings with our Early Bird Saving Fares offering discounts and deals on our range of Murray River Cruises. 

  • Authentic working stern paddlewheeler
  • Built to recreate the golden age of Australian paddle steamers
  • Free transfers from Adelaide or car parking in Mannum for most cruise
  • Range of pre and post cruise Adelaide hotel accommodation
  • Optional Barossa Valley Tours
  • 3 Night Wetlands Discovery Cruises
  • 4 Night Outback Heritage Cruises
  • 7 Night Murraylands & Wildlife Cruises
  • 7 Night Renmark Cruise
  • 7 Night Loxton Cruise
  • 7 Night Christmas Cruise
  • Christmas in July Cruises
  • New Years Eve Cruises
  • Celebrity Cruises
YOUR SAY 7-NIGHTS - It has been a real pleasure to spend these seven days on the Princess. Your crew are your greatest asset & have made this a special time for us, thank you all. K, NSW