The Long Paddock


The Long Paddock road trip follows the historic Cobb stock route, from fascinating Echuca –Moama on the mighty Murray River to iconic Outback towns. The drive features public artworks and information boards along the way, bringing the history and heritage of this unforgettable drive to life.

Starting in Australia’s paddle-steamer capital, the twin towns of Echuca-Moama are rich in riverboat heritage, tasty food and wine, and towering river red gums. You can hop aboard a paddle-steamer on the iconic Murray River, enjoy wonderful music and food festivals, and visit elegant wineries.

Continue alongside the country’s largest River Red Gum forest to Mathoura, and onto Deniliquin, home of the world-famous Deni Ute Muster, ending your journey in the historic town of Wilcannia.

Click the below interactive map and itinerary to start exploring! You can also share the road trip itineraries with friends and family on social media.

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Plan your trip and arrive safely

Driving tired is the second biggest killer on NSW roads after speeding, so it's important to stop, revive, survive. See tips and advice for planning and taking your trip, so that you arrive safely at your holiday destination.

Visit the Roads and Maritime Services transport page to access all the information you need quickly and easily. Plan your rest breaks with an interactive map and receive live updates, traveller information and personalised alerts for NSW roads.