Hero is a first class luxury paddle steamer fitted-out to the finest detail. Now available exclusively for private charter, overnight accommodation, weddings, events and corporate occassions, Hero is an unforgetable experience offering enchanted journeys along one of Australia's greatest rivers.
Hero is 28 meters long and fully licencsed to carry up to 75 passengers in unequaled comfort. The restoration is of a design and quality unmatched by other river-faring vessels.
Built over 140 years ago in 1874, Hero is arguably the most luxurious paddle steamer operating on the Murray River today. Hero can cater for up to 75 passengers and is a genuine steam driven paddle steamer. Steam away on your very own enchanted journey today by booking a corporate function, wedding, charter or overnight cruise.
The Hero is very easy to find.
Echuca Moama is situated on the banks of the mighty Murray River which forms the border between NSW and Victoria.
When entering the town of Echuca, simply follow the signs to the Tourist Information Centre, Hero mooring is located behind the Centre on the river.
The Hero is located at the Southern end of the historic wharf.
Echuca is just;
2.5 hours drive from Melbourne 1 hour from Bendigo 2 hours from Ballarat 1 hour from Sheparton 2.5 hours from Beechworth 3 hours from Albury Wodonga 6 hours from Canberra
1) The Steampacket Inn Hotel
2) American Hotel Echuca
3) Echuca Information Centre
Murray River, Echuca, Victoria 3564
+61 (0) 458 101 874
On touring route
Paddlesteamer Boat, Murray River, Function, Corporate
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