Eleven local businesses will open their door and offer customers a range of Riverland inspired dishes, drinks and events as part of Tasting Australia’s program on Sunday May 7th.Read the full story
Well apart from completely gorging on those delicious chocolatey eggs, there is plenty to do around the region this weekend. The Riverland has ramped up its Easter weekend with plenty of activities for kids and adults alike, so whether here you’re for the weekend or an extended holiday there is plenty to see and do. Check out what’s being planned below.
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There's so much on in the Riverland this long weekend here’s our top ten picks!Read the full story
Summer days call for cold refreshing drinks. We’ve put together a list of five of our favourite Riverland wine alternatives for you try.Read the full story
Yes the holidays are fast approaching but no need to panic – we have plenty of great summer activities to keep the little darlings occupied!
Only 90 minutes’ drive from Adelaide will see you in the Riverland – it’s a big region to explore!
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More often than not when you plan to visit one of the State’s National Parks, you would do so using your car. Usually you drive to the park, to your campsite and around the Park to explore.Read the full story
Here's a roundup of the major Easter events for happening throughout the Riverland.Read the full story
Old enough to understand that the Loxton Mardi Gras was our respective families' annual tradition, and to be completely aware that the parade participants would likely have lollies – so we had to be ready.Read the full story
With the Dinghy Derby looming, we decided to put the tinnies in for a cruise.Read the full story
Share Your Riverland Summer.....and you could win!!Read the full story
The other day this strangelooking chap with binoculars hung around his neck walked into theTavern. He looked lost.
Jack, being his usual considerate self, said”What yer drinking” to which this chap replied “Oh I don't drink. I'm a twitcher.”Read the full story
Up our way in Renmark people can not only tell where you are but also who you are by the sound of your outboard motor.Read the full story
Either side of the Murray River — the Riverland air is full of sweet scents from orchard blossoms. Citrus and stonefruits are flowering and covered in bees. Native eremophilas and acacias are shaking as resident honeyeaters and wattlebirds raid their sweet nectars and hunt the smaller insects attracted to their flowers.Read the full story
Just back home to Renmark this week after a weekend in Melbourne where the temperature hovered around 5 degrees with a chilly wind chill and rain. It was Melbourne as we all know it can be, and with that comes the realisation that we are lucky in winter in the Riverland, you forget that even though our winters are colder than our very hot summers, relatively speaking Riverland winters are mild and they are much warmer than most of southern Australia.Read the full story
The fishing food chain — school holiday getaway to the Riverland.........Read the full story
Captain William Drage was a legendary riverboat man of the Murray River paddle steamer era. In his book, Riverboats and Rivermen, co-authored with Michael Page in 1976, he wrote “I was a river lad from the moment I was born at Renmark on the Murray River, on 30 May 1901.Read the full story