How the River Murray was Made
how the river murray was made
One day an old woman was searching for berries. As she walked her feet sunk into the ground.
Her footprints grew deeper and deeper creating a bed for a stream.
The rainbow serpent found this bed and followed it, turning it into a river bed.
It rained and rained...
It rained for days on end and the river bed started to fill up.
After a long, long time, the rain stopped. Where the rainbow serpents path had been there was now a river. And that's how the Murray-Darling River was made.
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