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


From $499

Come cruise the mighty Murray River on the historic Paddle Steamer PS Marion as we head back to Mannum from Morgan. 3 days and 2 nights crusing slowly down this beautiful river Departing Tuesday 19th November and arriving in Mannum on Thursday 21st November 2019.

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Dates and times: November 20 (10:30 AM — 5 PM). November 21 (10:30 AM — 5 PM).

PS Marion 3.5 Lunch Cruise departing Mannum

From $85.00

PS Marion is celebrating 25 years since recommissioning. November 1994 to 2019.

Join their wonderful volunteers for a 3.5 Lunch cruise on 24 November 2019 departing Mannum. From 11.30am to 3pm.

Canape and Cocktail Lunch cruise. Live entertainment. Bar Facilities available on board.

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Dates and times: November 24 (11:30 AM — 3 PM).

PS Marion Short Cruises Australia Day

From $8 to $48

Come along on a leisurely 1 hour short cruise on historic PS Marion built in 1897.

Leaving Mary Ann Reserve at 10.30am, 12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3pm. Devonshire tea available on board, with bar facilities.

Adults $20 Concession $15 Child 4-14 $8 Under 4 FREE Family pass $48

PS Marion is a Non-Smoking vessel

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Purnong Water Regatta & Floatfest

Come & Try activities - Caneoing and Kayaking, Stand Up Paddleboarding, Wakeboarding, Barefoot Skiing, Jet Skiing,

Races and activities- Inflatables, Milk Carton, Dinghy & Tug of War, Relay Races, Water confidence/Paddling Skills Workshop

Food Stalls, Craft Market Houseboats open, Displays, Trade Stalls Information Stands, Boats, Boyz and Babes Swimwear & Fashion Parade, Carp-a-thon Fishing Competition, Guiness Book of Records Attempts

Music, Entertainments, Kidz Zone activities, Free facepainting, Treasure Trail

Demonstrations - Barefooting, Water Skiing, Dragon Boating,Wakeboarding, Jet Skiing,

Boat Cruises Camping & Accommodation, Market Stalls, Dinner & Bar

Dates and times: From October 19, 2019 to March 14, 2020. From March 14 to March 15.

Purnong Water Regatta and Floatfest

Two day family oriented water based event. There will be water ski, wakeboard, barefoot, jetski demonstrations; come n try activities, canoeing, kayaking, dragon boats, food vans, market stalls, craft market, kids zone activities, water races. All at the Caurnamont boat ramp and nearby Purnong area.

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Dates and times: March 15 (10 AM — 5 PM).

Revolve24 2020

From $40 to $350

Revolve24 is fast, safe, fun on a bike. It is a weekend festival of cycling at The Bend Motorpsort Park at Tailem Bend. There are three Cycling Challenges 24 hour, 12 hour and 6 hour. These can ridden solo or in a relay team of up to 8 persons, depending on the challenge.

Non-competing Crew Members are welcome to add encouragement, strategy and support throughout the weekend which can be as rewarding as actually taking part. The weekend is as much about the environment in the paddock and pit garages as it is about the action on the track.

Prizes are awarded equally for men and women, and Kings and Queens of the Mountains and Fastest Laps also get acknowledged.

With participants so far aged between 16 and 70 we have something for everyone.

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Dates and times: March 22 (12 AM — 11:59 PM).

River's End Retreat - Troods Food Weekend!

From $495

Our hosted retreat is already developing a great reputation for group escapes - whether work sessions, special events or intimate weddings.

However, here's your invitation to join Trudy and meet the amazing local producers she works with - and come along as a couple or with a friend.

Enjoy two nights of luxury here at the retreat… the king-size beds, heated swimming pool, back bar, decks and of course the views… with the amazing markets and wharf walks on your doorstep.

Call and book now - with a friend, partner or an indulgent weekend just for you!

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Dates and times: From December 6 to December 8.

River's End Retreat - Weekend "Body Break"

From $495 to $765

Although usually a hosted guest house for residential groups we do have occasional weekend retreats you can come along as a couple or twin share friends…

Come and enjoy the luxury of the retreat… the king size beds, private en-suites, heated pool, bar, decks and of course the views… Markets and walks on your doorstep

Leisa Timms presents a weekend of yoga techniques and sessions, personalised to your level and enthusiasm

Techniques that address everything from pressure points, sleep habits and positive mental focus.

Plus nutritious and nourishing good-for-you food all weekend

Self-help instruction and techniques from acupressure to Thai yoga massage

Meanwhile, brain boss Jen Ince will help you to reconnect you to yourself – a positive individual weekend programme for your body, brain and soul.

There's even a take-home pack to keep up your wonderful weekend achievements!

Call and book now - with a friend, partner or as a transforming weekend just for you!

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Dates and times: From November 22 to November 24.

South Australian AMCA National Title

The South Australian AMCA National Title follows on from the successful Australian AMCA Title run at the Murray Bridge Speedway last season. Expect a good car count with cars from across the country, including a few new spec cars which are sure to impress.

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Dates and times: February 29 (5 PM — 10:30 PM).

South Australian Wooden Boat Festival

The South Australian Wooden Boat Festival is a biennial festival held over two days and one evening at the historic river Port of Goolwa.

Goolwa is located on the Fleurieu Peninsula, a pleasant one hour drive south of Adelaide, South Australia. The Festival delivers an exciting mix of wooden boats, people, food, wine, and entertainment.

The on-water program is conducted within closed waters on the Murray River with boats participating safely in the Festival while providing a stunning display for spectators.

The on-land program including maritime displays, art exhibitions, children's activities, music, regional food and wine and festival fare completes the festival atmosphere.

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Dates and times: April 18 (9 AM — 4 PM).