Covers the paddleboats seen and photographed by the author along the Murray and Darling Rivers of Australia. A brief guide to these fascinating craft from the large tourist paddlewheelers to the tiny Minimus. (One is powered by an electric motor which gives it about three hours running).Far from the Murray River, which was her home for 110 years, the paddle steamer Enterprise now churns the waters of Lake Burley Griffin in Canberra. Designed to tow a ... One owner placed 3 tons of lead sheets on top to make it watertight.
|Title||:||Murray Darling Paddleboats|
|Publisher||:||Rosenberg Pub Pty Limited - 2005|