4 Night Outback Heritage Cruise

4 Night Outback Heritage Cruise - Relax & UnwindThis cruise takes you north on the great Murray River from the historic river port of Mannum to Blanchetown. Follow in the wake of great Australian pioneers on a 4 night cruise along the outback river highway. Experience the magic and majesty of the spectacular scenery from towering cliffs to expansive farmlands. Along the way, you’ll see a great variety of Australian wildlife, including kangaroos and many of the 350 bird species that inhabit the riverlands.

Highlights include a visit to a vineyard and wine tasting at a cellar door, visit a typical Australian farm, woolshed and wildlife shelter, enjoy an Aussie barbecue beside the river and visit an aboriginal archaeological site.

While on the 4 Night Outback Heritage Cruise, you'll have the opportunity to...

• Depart historic Mannum.
• Cruise through Lock •1 at Blanchetown.
• Tour the vineyard and visit the cellar door at Burk Salter Boutique Winery.
• Take a guided walking tour of the Swan Reach township and visit the Swan Reach Museum (Gold coin donation at entry).
• See the towering sandstone cliffs at the Big Bend.
• Watch the Sunnydale Woolshed Show & go to the Native Wildlife Shelter.
• Enjoy a riverside Aussie Barbecue.
• Go on a Nocturnal Tour in a comfortable purpose built cart where you may see kangaroos, wombats, foxes, bats and owls (optional - extra cost).
• Enjoy a Bush Tucker Breakfast (optional - extra cost).
• Explore the Ngaut Ngaut Aboriginal Reserve archaeological sites with an expert local guide.
• Delight in a scenic tender boat ride.

While on board, you'll enjoy...

• Relaxing in one of the two lounges, with spectacular scenery views.
• Hanging out on the Sun Deck at the top of the vessel.
• Buffet breakfasts each morning.
• Delicious buffet and a la carte lunches.
• Dining each evening with fellow passengers.
• The Captain's Dinner and Dance.
• Barossa Wine and Heritage Tour (optional - extra cost).

What is not included

• Cruise fares exclude drinks, optional tours & services.


• Departs Adelaide
• All meals (buffet & a la carte)
• An exciting selection of onshore tours
• Guided nature walks & eco-excursions
• Onboard presentations
• Use of gym
• Captain’s Spectacular Buffet Dinner
• Live entertainment
• 24 hour self-service tea & coffee bar
• Complimentary scenic coach transfers from Adelaide or car parking in Mannum (bookings essential)


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NOTE: Unless otherwise specified, the rates listed are for the 2022 - 2023 season. The 2022 - 2023 season rates are valid from the 1st April 2022 - 31st March 2023. The 2023 - 2024 season rates commence on the 1st April 2023.


Due to the ongoing and evolving nature of Covid-19 restrictions and the unpredictable impact it is having on bookings we have temporarily ceased taking new reservations for this package. If you have a gift voucher that you would like to redeem please contact us and we will be happy to check availability.

2022-2023 Season Rates

Rates valid from Friday 1 April 2022 to Friday 31 March 2023:

2023-2024 Season Rates

Rates valid from Saturday 1 April 2023 to Sunday 31 March 2024:

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