About Us

Merool is a self contained Private Holiday Park situated on 63 acres of freehold land with 2 kilometres of absolute Murray River frontage! Merool is family owned and strives to provide guests with an experience of the Murray River they will remember for ever.

Merool was established in 1983 and has remained in the Whiston Family to date. The land that is now occupied by the holiday park was once a horse stud and orchid. This land that boasts 2km of Murray River frontage is home to some of Australia's native flora and fauna and allows guests to get up close and experience what the Murray River and region has to offer.

Check out our park video and surrounding region by clicking here! 

The holiday park is large and hosts guests all year round. Special events that draw guests to the park include the Southern 80 Ski Race, the Riverboats Music Festival, the Winter Blues Festival, the Flavours Food & Wine Festival and long weekends. Alongside these special events, the park accommodates families, business people, wedding guests, grey nomads and more on a daily basis.

The Murray River (or River Murray is Australia's longest river, at 2,508 kilometres (1,558 mi) in length. The Murray rises in the Australian Alps, draining the western side of Australia's highest mountains, and then meanders across Australia's inland plains, forming the border between the states of New South Wales and Victoria as it flows to the northwest. It then turns south for its final 500 kilometres (310 mi) into South Australia, reaching the ocean at Lake Alexandrina.

The twin towns of Echuca Moama are an easy two and a half hour's drive from Melbourne. You're invited to explore the historic Port of Echuca and Wharf which is recognised as one of Australia's finest heritage icons and is home to the largest Paddlsteamer fleet in the world.



Terms & Conditions:

  • All reservations must be a minimum two night stay unless approved by management.
  • Reservations are made according to the price set by management in the Tariff management channel of the booking system.
  • Discounts only to be provided upon approval from management, unless customer produces an authorised discount card.
  • To secure booking, a 50% deposit based on the reservation total must be paid for peak times and 10% for off peak times.
  • Online reservations through booking.com, wotif and Expedia must pay in full to secure booking and all details must be obtained from the customer upon securing.
  • Reservations made for peak periods (Christmas, Easter, Southern 80 and public holidays) require full payment to be received no less than four weeks prior to arrival. 

Cancellation Policy:

  • Deposits required to take reservation are not refundable.  
  • No-show reservations receive no refund.
  • Management reserve the right to cancel any reservations based upon the requirements of the business and condition of the accommodation and will provide the customer effected with a full refund of monies paid.
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