Echuca Moama Weather

More sunny days than the Gold Coast

Boasting more sunny days than Queensland, the Echuca Moama Region has a temperate climate. Summers are hot and dry, spring and autumn are typically warm, whilst winter mornings that are cold and frosty turn in to bright sunny days. Echuca Moama’s average annual rainfall is 428mm

There’s always something to do in Echuca Moama & District. Discover the activities available season by season.





Things to do in Summer

December – February

Murray River Echuca Moama

On The Water

Lazy days by the river, surrounded by native bushland, soaking up sun during the day and being mesmerised by the vast star-filled skies at night.

Discover the Mighty Murray River and various waterways in the Echuca Moama area. The possibilities are endless, you can swim, ski, have a try at stand up paddleboarding.

Go kayaking or canoeing, enjoy water skiing or river cruising. Relax in a boat or simply float on the water.

Need some inspiration? 

Explore the AQUA PARK and try to conquer all the obstacles. Enjoy lunch on the river on a pontoon boat.

Check out some of our water-based operators and book a Murray River experience that you will never forget.

Glamping Echuca

Camping and Glamping

Camping is synonymous with the Echuca, Moama district. There is no better place to recharge your batteries, reconnect with your loved ones, and be surrounded by the best that Mother Nature has to offer than the mighty Murray River. Echuca Moama is home to some of the best and most highly-awarded caravan parks along the Murray, where you can camp (or some might say ‘glamp’) with all of the creature comforts of home.

Looking for the solitude of the bush? The region has an abundance of bush camping locations where you can set up your swag, pitch your tent or park you van for a night or two or three, or four.

Best of all, most of them are free, making a bush camping holiday in Echuca Moama & District a great affordable option for a getaway.

Action Packed Events

2 Days of fantastic on water entertainment

This annual festival typically takes place in February and features live music performances across various venues in Echuca-Moama. It’s a fantastic way to soak up the summer vibes and enjoy great music.

Experience the best water ski racing. Fast boats, with fabulous paintwork and loads of family friendly entertainment. Don’t miss the Top 40 on water boat parade.

Secure your spot inside the finish line precinct with a VIP beer garden pass! Pass includes:

Entry, Food, Drinks, Location!

Live racing on the big screen, Race commentary & Live music!

Things to do in Autumn

March – May

Echuca Moama Road trip

Road Trips

Only 2.5 hours from Melbourne, yet you will feel like you’re a world away!

From our majestic rivers, wide open spaces, winding trails, and living history; to our contemporary food scene, world renowned wine regions, artisan creators and riverside restaurants.

Echuca Moama the best of both worlds.

Slow down, move to river time, and explore. We have a collection of road trips for you to discover.


Wine and Dine

A fantastic destination for those looking to indulge in delicious food and drink experiences.

From quaint cafes serving up freshly brewed coffee and homemade pastries to elegant restaurants offering gourmet dishes made with locally sourced ingredients, there is something to satisfy every palate.

Don’t forget to explore the local wineries and breweries for a taste of the region’s finest beverages.

Autumn Market Echuca

Autumn Markets

Regional Markets are the perfect way to spend a autumn day. You’ll find plenty in Echuca Moama & District.
Fun for your entire family and your chance to support local farmers! There’s something on offer for everyone. Live Music, Over 120+ Stalls, Hot Food & Coffee, Dog Friendly markets, Free Parking.
Our market features the best of local produce ranging from olives, cheese, fruit, bread, a variety of wine, sweets, jams and specialty soaps and goods.

Things to do in Winter

June – August

Winter walks Echuca Moama

Winter Walks

From the serenity of the iconic Murray bushland to the charm of our riverside towns.

Experiencing Echuca Moama on one of our walking trails is a ‘must do‘ during every visit to the region.
Take a self-guided historic town walk and learn more about our region’s legendary past, or head to the bush and let the fresh country air and sounds of nature revitalise your system.

Click here to see some of our favourite trails and bushwalks in VIC and NSW, ranging from half-day bush walks to a short stroll around town taking in some of the interesting sites.

Fireside dinning Echuca Moama

Fireside Dinning

Echuca Moama is a place of reconnection, a place to relax and unwind, a place where you can be out exploring all day or while away the hours sitting by the fire. Add delicious local food and wine, mix with good company and enjoy the good times.

From quaint cafes serving up freshly brewed coffee and homemade pastries to elegant restaurants offering gourmet dishes made with locally sourced ingredients, there is something to satisfy every palate. Don’t forget to explore the local wineries and breweries for a taste of the region’s finest beverages. See Echuca Moama & Districts top dinning options.

Silo-art Echuca Moama

Self Drive Silo Art Trail

Echuca Moama & District is home to many of Victoria’s silo and water tank art installations.

Visit Rochester, Colbinabbin, Tongala and Picola or Toolleen and Kyabram (via Stanhope & Girgarre) exploring the many art and cultural attractions along the way.

Allow a full day to explore the Silo Art Trail itinerary. Stopping for lunch at a winery or break it up into two half-day drives.

Would you like to know more?

Watch the video, download the map, and follow the trail, here.

Things to do in Spring

June – August

Paddlesteamers Murray River Echuca

Paddlesteamer Cruise

A “must do” experience when visiting Australia’s paddlesteamer capital.

Delightful and nostalgic, what a way to experience the charm of river travel.

Family-friendly River cruises provide an enjoyable experience for people of all ages. Some are pet-friendly, don’t leave your best friend at home, bring them along for the cruise!

We have river cruises with lunch or dinner, you can enjoy a scenic journey and a delicious meal at the same time.

Whether you’re a history enthusiast, nature lover, or simply looking to relax, a paddlesteamer cruise on the Murray River is sure to create lasting memories.

Port of Echuca Discovery Centre

Your starting point for a voyage of discovery. Explore the story of Australia’s pioneering spirit and learn how Australia’s inland river system connected a fledgling colony to its growing cities and outside world.

The rhythm-sound challenge game and 1.5m touch screen will engage young visitors as they marvel at the sounds and moods of the Mighty Murray River.

The story of the power of steam and the working saw mill will have you enthralled.

Meticulously restored Echuca Wharf and the magnificent red gum walkways along the riverbank give you many new opportunities to view the Murray River.

Pop n pour festival Echuca Moama

Festivals, Flowers and Food

As the weather starts to warm up and the flowers begin to bloom, Echuca Moama is preparing for an exciting season filled with a variety of events that offer something for everyone.

Whether you’re a foodie, a music lover, or an outdoor enthusiast, there’s always something to see and do in Echuca Moama.

There’s no better way to experience local wineries then to join the annual Pop & Pour festival. Where buses take you from one winerie to another enjoing live music at each venue and sampling the best local wines along the way.

Check our calendar for the latest events.