Murray River Walk, Murray River, SA © Great Walks of Australia

Road trip along the mighty Murray River

Road trip along the mighty Murray River

Byramine Homestead, Yarrawonga, The Murray, VIC © Visit Victoria

Byramine Homestead, Yarrawonga, The Murray, Victoria © Visit Victoria

Murray River Paddlesteamers, Echuca, VIC © Murray River Paddlesteamers

Murray River Paddlesteamers, Echuca, Victoria © Murray River Paddlesteamers

Swan Hill Pioneer Settlement, Swan Hill, VIC © Visit Victoria

Swan Hill Pioneer Settlement, Swan Hill, Victoria © Visit Victoria

Nash Lane cafe, Mildura, VIC © Visit Victoria

Nash Lane cafe, Mildura, Victoria © Visit Victoria

Walls of China, Mungo National Park, NSW © Destination NSW

Walls of China, Mungo National Park, New South Wales © Destination NSW

Outdoor bathtub at The Frames retreat in Renmark © South Australian Tourism Commission

The Frames, Renmark, South Australia © South Australian Tourism Commission

Monarto Zoo, Monarto, SA © Dan Schultz

Monarto Zoo, Monarto, South Australia © Dan Schultz

Family at Goolwa Beach in South Australia © South Australian Tourism Commission

Goolwa Beach, Fleurieu Peninsula, South Australia © South Australian Tourism Commission

Stay longer

If you have a few days to spare, Spirit Australia Cruises offers multi-day trips along willow-lined banks and high golden cliffs.

The Lane Vineyard, Hahndorf, SA © The Lane Vineyard

The Lane Vineyard, Hahndorf, South Australia © The Lane Vineyard