Travel the River Murray virtually, from your home, or go out and explore the places and routes our river pioneers travelled.
This portal brings together paddle steamer information from a variety of sources. Here you can locate museums, events, exhibitions and paddle steamer wreck locations. There is information on numerous South Australian, historical paddle steamers and their Captains such as Captain William Richard Randall and Captain Pearl Wallace.
View of top deck and wheel house of P.S. Ulonga 1938, with Captain Reed on right, and a member of the Forestry Commission (with gun), on top deck, on the river above Renmark, during a trip to assess the dangers to navigation caused by snags from fallen timber. Photo courtesy of State Library of South Australia https://flic.kr/p/7RzF95