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Australia’s Longest & Most Glamorous River

Mooring Locations

These are suggestions for those who want to moor the houseboat at a reserve. Wow Houseboats has other suggestions for mooring the boat that are not public reserves. Contact us for more information.

Wellington – Gateway to Lake Alexandrina

Wellington is a small historic town on the banks of the River Murray, located 105km southeast of Adelaide. Experience history and nature all at once as you move along the northern side of Wellington Ferry. (Please note Wow Factor can not be taken into Lake Alexandrina.)

Tailem Bend – Great Cliff-Top Town overlooking the Murray

Tailem Bend is one of the Australian towns where no one knows the history/origins of its name, located 99km east of Adelaide. Experience cliff-hanging adventures such as skydiving or visiting Adelaide’s Haunted Horizons through Tailem Town Ghost Tours.

Riverside Hotel – Enjoy the Breathtaking Sunset over the Murray

Located at 80 Princes Highway, Tailem Bend, the Riverside Hotel brings you a picturesque sunset view without having to leave your seats! The hotel offers free houseboat mooring just outside the premises.

Murray Bridge Hotel – Well Preserved Heritage Dating Back to 1914

Located in Sixth Street, Murray Bridge, about one hour from Adelaide, the Murray Bridge Hotel brings you a relaxing day at the River Murray while celebrating good food with family and friends.

Avoca Dell – Avoca Dell Caravan Park

Located 4km east from Murray Bridge, overlooking the River Murray, this park is the perfect place to park your cars and have a relaxing view of the surroundings.

Pretoria Hotel & Cellars in Mannum

Situated on the mighty River Murray in Mannum, the Pretoria Hotel represents country hospitality in pure natural splendour.

We highly recommend checking the SA Rainfall and River Conditions via the Bureau of Meteorology to stay up to date and enjoy the most out of your houseboat holiday.