P.S. Industry

Join us on a cruise along the glorious
Murray River, starting at Renmark

History

Find out about the more than
100 years of the PS Industry.

FOTI

Find out more about how you can join us
and become a FOTI (Friend of the Industry).

Cruise timetable & bookings

Step back in time with a cruise aboard P S Industry – an authentic steam powered work boat commissioned in 1911. One and half hour cruises are scheduled for the first Sunday of most months.

Enjoy complimentary Devonshire Tea with scones cooked in the wood fired oven. Charters and group bookings are available by appointment.

Souvenirs can be purchased on board.

Cruising dates and times:

The PS Industry sails on the first Sunday of every month except April and additional cruises are scheduled for every Sunday in January:  Cruises are for 1½ hours with morning and afternoon Devonshire tea served to passengers.

Cruises may be cancelled due to “heat policy” or lack of crew.

 

Special Cruises & Charters

The PS Industry will be conducting additional cruises during Rose Week including an afternoon cruise on Saturday 19th October and two cruises on Sunday 20th October. Individual and group bookings can be made by contacting the Visitor Information Centre on 1300 661 704 or 8580 3060. Payment to be made on booking.

October

Sun 6th     Day Cruises
Sat 19th    Rose Week Special Cruise
Sun 20th  Rose Week Day Cruises

 

November

Sun 3rd   Day Cruises

December

Sun 1st    Day Cruises

January

Weekly sailings every Sunday weather permitting

February

No sailings – scheduled maintenance

 

Open for Inspection

Popular with tourists and school groups, the Industry is open for inspection: Monday to Friday 9.00am to 4.30pm

Saturday, Sunday & Public Holidays 10.00am to 2.00pm

A gold coin donation would be most appreciated – children and school groups free of charge.

Charter rates

A start-up fee of $500.00 is included in the following rates:

First two hours – $1,400.00
Third hour – $1,750.00
Fourth hour – $1,950.00

Addition hours – $150.00
Standby – $100.00
Reload (Turnaround fee) – $300.00

Charter to Wilkadene – $2,500.00 one way

Maximum number of passengers 60 (which includes babies & children)

Day Cruise rates:

Scheduled operating day fees are per head

ADULT – $25.00
CHILDREN – $10.00 (3 – 18 YEARS)
CONCESSION – $20.00
FAMILY – $55.00 (2 adults & 3 children)
Passengers accompanying handicap persons are free of charge.

Individual and group bookings can be made by contacting the Visitor Information Centre on 1300 661 704 or 8580 3060. Payment to be made on booking.

Come along for a cruise!

Bookings now available! Individual and group bookings can be made by contacting the Visitor Information Centre on 1300 661 704 or 8580 3060.   Payment to be made on booking.

Steaming Days

First Sunday in each month (except February)

The times and dates are subject to alteration due to weather, river conditions or unforseen circumstance. Normal cruise times 11am and 1.30pm and every Sunday in January. Extra cruises may be scheduled during the year.

On the 90 minute scenic cruise passengers will see wildlife consisting of water fowl and even a koala or two may be seen as you pass between majestic river gums and cliffs. Delicious scones cooked in the old wood-fired oven in the Gallery topped with jam and cream are served at morning or afternoon tea.

Charters by arrangement – contact us for a quote.

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