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Explore Echuca these school holidays

By Riverine Herald

Billabong Ranch and Adventure Park

Horse or camel riding, bungy trampolines, pedal boats, rock climbing, mini golf, archery, animal nursery and playground. School camps available.

Open 9.30am to 5pm on school holidays. Visit www.billabongranch.com.au

TwistED

Hands-on interactive science play zone, open daily from 10am to 4pm. Visit www.twistedscience.com.au

Gravity Shack

Interconnected trampolines, performance area, giant air bag, dodgeball area and basketball lanes for the kids. Open Monday to Saturday, 9am to 6pm; Sundays 9am to 3pm.

Visit gravityshack.com.au

Mini golf at Rich River Golf Club

Eighteen-hole mini golf course. Open daily from 8am to 10pm. Visit richriver.com.au/mini-golf

Echuca and Murray River Paddlesteamers

Experience the magic of the Murray River, cruising onboard the PS Pevensey, PS Alexander Arbuthnot, PS Emmylou, PS Hero, PS Canberra, Pride of the Murray.

Book at the Port Discovery Centre. Open 9pm to 5pm. Visit www.murrayriverpaddlesteamers.com.au

Squiggles Playhouse, Moama on Murray Resort

Indoor climbing equipment with ball pit, water park with tipping bucket, mini grand prix track for scooters, large jumping pillow and life-size helicopter.

Visit www.moamaonmurray.com.au/Squiggles_copy

Billabong Carriages at Port of Echuca

Stable of carriage horses operate weekends, school and public holidays. Phone 54835122.

Visit billabongranch.com.au/carriages

National Holden Motor Museum

See about 50 vehicles that showcase nearly 70 years of Holden, from original and restored motor cars to unique prototypes, historic film footage, a photographic exhibition, as well as Holden and Holden Dealer memorabilia.

Open daily from 9am to 5pm. Visit www.holdenmuseum.com.au

Port of Echuca Discovery Centre

Evans’ Sawmill, steam display, Echuca Wharf, Cargo Shed Museum and kids' holiday activities.

Open daily from 9am to 5pm. Visit www.portofechuca.org.au

Brett Sands Watersports and Wakeboard Centre

Offers lessons in wakeboarding, waterskiing, barefooting and kneeboarding.

Visit www.brettsands.com.au

Echuca Boat and Canoe Hire:

Visit www.echucaboatcanoehire.com

Echuca/Moama Stand Up Paddle

Paddleboard hire for beginners, intermediate and advanced.

Visit www.echucasup.com

Echuca Library

Books plus much more. School holiday activities, reading clubs, IT classes, e-books, e-magazines and wi-fi.

Open Mondays and Tuesdays from 10am to 5.30pm, Wednesday from noon to 8pm, Thursdays and Fridays from 10am to 5.30pm, Saturday from 10am to 1pm, and Sunday from 2pm to 4.30pm.

Visit www.campaspe.vic.gov.au/live/services/library-services/

Echuca Paramount theatre

Art Deco mainstay for new releases and arthouse movies, plus regular live theatre shows.

Visit www.echucaparamount.com

Murray Life Adventures, Torrumbarry

Giant swing, flying fox, abseiling tower and climbing wall, canoeing, volleyball and more.

Visit www.murraylifeadventures.com.au

Kingfisher Cruises, Barmah

Cruising through world-heritage listed Barmah Wetlands at 10.30am Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays.

Visit www.kingfishercruises.com.au

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