Riverland long weekend top ten!

Mar 10, 2017


Enjoy a cocktail on the Deck at Loxton Hotel

Tonight the Loxton Hotel is again hosting their popular pop-up cocktail bar and they will be ready and waiting to pour you a delicious selection of cocktails from the 1908 decking. Why not get you’re a crew together for Friday night drinks. Their Bistro Menu will be available if you would like to enjoy alfresco dining.

Door Snakes playing in the Main Bar from 9.00pm.

Mingle with singles at the Murray River Queens Traffic light Party

Are you single? Or do you like to socialise? The Traffic Party on Friday is for youThere is free entry on the Back Deck and Top Deck Beer Garden plus live music from Mick Kelly.  Drink specials and pizza and Thai tapas available. There will be stickers available for you wear- Red= taken, yellow= maybe and green = single. You can even call to book a seat on the bus for only $19 from Renmark, Loxton, Barmera and Berri so you don’t have to worry about drink driving. Head along and have a mingle! It'll be fun!!!


Listen to Fingers Mitchell McCullen at the Woolshed Brewery

FINGERS Mitchell Cullen will be playing on the front lawn on Saturday from around 1pm. Loads of seating, umbrellas and some picnic rugs ready for you to laze the afternoon away listening to some awesome tunes. The portable bar will be running with pint specials all day. Delicious food by Pete's Mobile Wood-fired Pizzas.

Open 11am-5pm.

Win big at the Renmark West Fisherama

With a boat and trailer package with over $15000 up for grabs, who wouldn’t give the Fisherama a go? The event starts at 8am with junior and senior fishing sections available and carp tossing back at the clubrooms. There will be breakfast and catering available on the day.

Get your fix of Riverland Motorsport

One for the rev heads in the family. Both the Waikerie Sunline Speedway and Riverland Speedway in Renmark are holding events this weekend. Speedway night is Saturday night at the Riverland Speedway. Then you can head to Waikerie Sunline Speed on Sunday for the finals.

Saturday kicks off at 5pm and Sunday 3pm.

Enjoy the autumn weather at the Waikerie Rotary Fair

An outdoor movie, huge range of food stalls and heaps of entertainment. This is the perfect place to keep the kids entertained this Saturday. The Murray River will provide the backdrop in Waikerie for plenty of food stalls plus entertainment by The Steve Brown Trio, Tilly Maywald, Darren Trandafil, school student performances, Waikerie belly dancers and jumping castle.

Despicable Me will be screened on the outdoor cinema.  Ice-cream and popcorn available will be sure to keep the kids happy!

From 5pm until 11pm.

Rock out to McKenzie at Caudo Vineyard

This Sunday local boys McKenzie will be playing at the Caudo Vineyard cellar door!! One of the last events for the boys before they head off to the big smoke.  Why not help to farewell the boys with Murray River views, sangria and awesome entertainment.

From 1.30pm.

Head to Here’s Your Beer for Breakfast

Here’s Your Beer Burger Bar in Loxton will be open this Sunday for Breakfast from 8.30am, and normal proceedings of Lunch and dinner to follow!!! Call in and check their new menu out, with something to satisfy everyone.

From 8.30am.

Discover the goodies at the Barmera Main Street Markets

The award winning Barmera Main street markets is a treasure trove full of stalls and entertainment. From everything jewellery and woodwork, to fruit, vegetables, foods and coffee, you could browse for hours. Why not join the carnival atmosphere, browse for bargains or that something special this Sunday.

From 9am until 1pm.

Try your luck with a yabby net

The elusive yabby’s have been “running” in the Murray in the recent months. Why not try your luck with a net, find your perfect spot and who knows, you may not have to buy dinner for the family!

Photo Courtesy of Riverland Unearthed.

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