If you haven’t been to the Riverland area of South Australia in a while, here are a few interesting places to go and sights to add to your itinerary. Lyrup Approximately 11 kilometres north of Berri on the other side of the Murray River is the town of Lyrup which, like a lot of Riverland… Read More Riverland SA Sightseeing
When you’re visiting Goolwa next, take a walk out to the River Murray barrage for an interesting insight into the river management and the chance to get up close to some of the birds and wildlife that call this gateway to the Coorong home.
If you’re looking for a high powered, noisy, exciting spectator sport then make your way to the lower Murray River town of Goolwa for a dose of flat out speedboat racing in April. The Goolwa Aquatic Club is the home of power boating and spectators can watch these fast machines from a grassy river bank… Read More AQUAFEST Speedboat Action on the Murray River
On the edge of the Murray River in Goolwa, on Barrage Road, there is a green park just made for family and friend gatherings. A standout for the kids (and big kids) is a large wooden playground full of interesting equipment, swings, winding paths, a clever slide and even its own restored 10 metre wooden… Read More Bristow Smith Reserve Goolwa
I am just slightly obsessed with photography, in fact there’s not a day goes by that I don’t have my camera with me, just in case I see something remarkable, which to me is just about every day! Every so often I still enter photography competitions mainly to dare myself to hold it with the… Read More Photography Competition
At a little less than 100 kilometres from Adelaide, the town of Mannum is a perfect spot to have a river holiday in South Australia. You get a feel for the history of the town soon after rounding the bend and coasting down the main street.