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No matter what season, there's always plenty of things to do around the Murray River Lakes & Coorong.

2019 Northpoint Fleurieu Strathalbyn Cup

Dubbed South Australia’s most picturesque and glamourous country race meeting, the 2019 Strathalbyn Cup on Sunday 3 February, is shaping up to one of the best yet – where glamour and country charm collide, providing the perfect opportunity for a splendid Sunday out.

This is a day for the fashion conscious and the racing purist, with quality racing, Fashions at the races and entertainment for the whole family.

As usual we will be holding the popular Fashion At The Races competition with excellent prizes, including a $1000 womenswear cash prize, so come dressed to impress.

Located less than one hour from Adelaide, punters can get up close to the action and enjoy an unrivalled home straight view of the quality fields and jockeys.

Please call for more information, or email for any large ticketing requirements.

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Dates and times: From January 15, 2017 to February 4, 2018. February 3 (10:30 AM — 5 PM).

Adelaide Symphony Orchestra in Goolwa

From $35 to $40

Back in Goolwa due to popular demand, experience two magical classical musical performances with musicians from our acclaimed Adelaide Symphony Orchestra.

'The fabulous ASO is right up there with the best in the world. They have a wealth of talent... the soloists are amazing and can match it with their peers around the world. A wonderful asset to South Australia' Reviewed 10 January 2015 tripadvisor.com.au

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Dates and times: January 27 (2:30 PM — 4 PM).

Australian Superbike Championship & Asia Road Racing Championship at The Bend

From $25 to $75

The FIM Asia Road Racing Championship and Australian Superbike Championship will join forces at The Bend Motorsport Park on 19-22 April for Round 2 of ARRC and Round 3 of ASBK.

FIM Asia Road Racing Championship will mark their first appearance in Australia at The Bend Motorsport Park. It also marks ASBK's first visit to South Australia since 2009.

With two championships on the roster, you get four days of racing! Free entry on Thursday!

The racing will take place on The Bend's 4.95km International Circuit.

The Bend Motorsport Park is one of the most significant developments in Australian motorsport history. A state-of-the-art, world-class motorsport facility. The Bend will deliver an exhilirating experience for competitors, enthusiasts and spectators alike.

The Bend's International Circuit is 4.95km long. Its 18 turns are designed to encourage thrilling racing with corners offering passing opportunities and innovative racing lines.

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Dates and times: April 20 (8 AM — 5 PM). April 21 (8 AM — 5 PM). April 22 (8 AM — 5 PM).

Authentic Wood Oven Pizza Night

Each Thursday night Wood Oven Pizzas. A casual dining experience for the whole family.

What could be tastier than SALT & PEPPER SQUID, chilli capsicum coulis, fetta, lime aioli, coriander MOROCCAN LAMB, babaganoush, red onion, haloumi, apricot and mint chutney? We love our Dessert Pizzas too!

So come and visit. We'd love to meet you. Bookings recommended online.

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Dupang Festival

From $10 to $300

Dupang Festival is a three-day camping event at the Coorong, one of South Australia's most iconic destinations. Dupang will immerse festival goers in the traditional Aboriginal culture of the local Ngarrindjeri nation as well as traditional dance groups from New South Wales, Victoria and the APY Lands. Participants can learn to make and throw a boomerang, and get painted up to learn traditional dances. Bush tucker tours are available to nearby wilderness areas and people can make the short boat trip across the Coorong and walk over the giant sand dunes to the ocean beach where local Aboriginal guides will show you how to collect cockles. Weaving workshops by renown Ngarrindjeri artists led by Aunty Ellen Trevorrow will be running over the entire three days and traditional woodcarving and spear throwing workshops are scheduled on Saturday. A Ngarrindjeri Night Sky storytelling session will take place around the campfire on Friday night with Major "Moogy" Sumner, AM, a Ngarrindjeri Elder and Songman and member of the World Council of Elders. The culmination of the festival will be a corroboree of ceremonial dance performed by Indigenous dance groups from around the Country. This is a drug and alcohol free, family friendly event.

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Dates and times: From February 23 to February 23. February 24 (12 PM — 11 PM). February 25 (12 PM — 11 PM). From February 23 to February 25.

Goolwa Wharf Markets

Goolwa Wharf Markets is held on the first and third Sunday of each month, as well as other special event days. You will find a myriad of goods on offer with around 80 stalls. Whether you just want to look around or to have a cappuccino or maybe a massage, there is something to interest just about everyone.

There are stalls offering bric-a-brac, collectables, plants in profusion, plenty of books both new and old, hand crafted goods, from woodwork and small items of furniture to fabric and knitted items, beautiful decoupage and hand made greeting cards, hats fishing gear,sunglasses and jewellery for the young and not so young. Fresh organic produce is very popular, with growers bringing their goods along, so too are the pickles, jams cakes and pastries. This market is well worth a visit!

This Market is managed by the Rotary Club of Encounter Bay and operates on the first and third Sunday of every month 9am to 3.30pm. Extra markets are held every Sunday in January and Good Friday.

MeWeiSOUL 3027

Join Ngarrindjeri Wathaurong playwright Glenn Shea for a reading of his new work.

Inspired by the untold story of Ngarrindjeri ANZAC soldier Roland Carter, the play charts his experiences as a POW during WW1 and the friendship he forged with German-Jewish ethnologist Leonhard Adams which followed them from the camps back to the shores of Australia.

Raukkan Raukkan Town Hall 22 April, 5pm For bookings or enquiries, visit our website.

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Dates and times: April 22.

OTR SuperSprint

From $24 to $299

The 2018 Virgin Australia Supercars Championship will be making its way to The Bend Motorsport Park on the 24-26 August, 2018.

It will be a Supersprint event taking place on The Bend Motorsport Park's 4.95km International Circuit.

The Bend Motorsport Park is one of the most significant developments in Australian motorsport history. A state-of-the-art, world-class motorsport facility. The Bend will deliver an exhilarating experience for competitors, enthusiasts and spectators alike.

Conveniently located one hour from Adelaide and only half a day's drive from either Melbourne or Sydney, The Bend Motorsport Park is an ideal location for the Virgin Australia Supercars Championship.

The Bend's International Circuit is 4.95km long. Its 18 turns are designed to encourage thrilling racing with corners offering passing opportunities and innovative racing lines.

Be part of the legend, don't miss out on The Bend Motorsport Park's inaugural Supercars event, the OTR SuperSprint

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Dates and times: August 25 (8 AM — 5 PM). August 26 (8 AM — 5 PM).

Revolve24 at The Bend Motorsport Park

Revolve24 Australia is an endurance cycling event associated with the Santos Tour Down Under.

Revolve24 will feature a weekend festival of cycling at the newly established "The Bend" Motorsport Park at Tailem Bend. The township of Tailem Bend is 1hour and 10mins driver from Adelaide and is located on the picturesque Murray River.

The Revolve24 Weekend Festival of Cycling will consist of:

  • three Endurance Cycling Relays - 24 hour, 12 hour and 6 hour;
  • the SA Penny Farthing Championships;
  • Cycling SA's State Criterium Championships; and
  • the start of Stage 3 of the Santos Women's Tour Down Under

Parking and camping at the event are free.

'Fork on the Road' will be catering the event with a celebration of unique, local and gourmet food and beverages served from mobile food vendors.

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Dates and times: January 14 (8:30 AM — 3:30 PM).

SA Time Attack

The Mitsubishi GSR Evo Club is proud to present SA Time Attack on Sunday 29 April 2018 at the new The Bend Motorsport Park in Tailem Bend. An exciting evolution of the event and we will be using the 4.95km International Circuit, the very same that the Supercars will be using later on in the year in August! With racing only commencing in April at The Bend, SA Time Attack will be one of the very first events held at The Bend!

The 2018 SA Time attack regulations are aligned with interstate and World Time Attack Challenge regulations. This, combined with the location at The Bend Motorsport Parks, provides a strong incentive for interstate competitors to participate.

This track has been designed to FIA Category 2 levels so the whole track and venue will be next level! Focusing on the off-track experience as well, there will be something for everyone. There will be a Show & Shine run by the Horsepower Crew, a Vendor Lane, Food Trucks plus a host of other activities.

On behalf of MGEC, it is our pleasure to invite you to be part of the SA Time Attack: Tailem Bend Edition.

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Dates and times: April 29 (9 AM — 5 PM).