Riverland Tourism COVID19 Resource Centre

Updated 18/01/2020

The number of people at a place must not exceed 1 person per 2 square metres.

Private functions, including weddings and funerals, can host 200 people.

Gatherings at a private residence are allowed a maximum of 50 people.


For further updates, including information around public and private gatherings, stay connected to: 




BORDeR Restrictions

From Midnight January 14 2021, travellers in New South Wales who are outside the Prohibited Zones of Greater Sydney, Wollongong and Central Coast, will be free to travel into South Australia.

14 days of self-quarantine won't be required however, a COVID-19 test will need to be taken on Day 1, 5 and 12.

From 19 December, people wishing to travel to South Australia from interstate or New Zealand are required to complete a Cross-Border Travel Registration.

People travelling to South Australia from overseas also need to complete the form. Read more about entering SA in Travel restrictions here.

COVID SAfe Check-In

The South Australian Government has introduced COVID Safe Check-In, to enhance contact tracing and keep our community COVID safe.

From 1 December, all defined public activities must have a completed COVID Safe Plan. Businesses with a COVID Safe Plan will receive a new COVID Safe Plan via email that includes a poster with a unique QR code.

More information, including frequently asked questions for businesses and customers, is available at:



Destination Riverland (DR) will be updating this page regularly with information provided by SA Health, SAPOL, the Australian Federal Department of HealthTourism Australia, the South Australian Tourism Commission (SATC), Tourism Industry Council SA (TICSA) and other government announcements as we receive them.


WHAT WE’RE doing

As the situation unfolds we will provide support and information to our industry.

Ben and Kate are always at the end of the phone or email to support our tourism industry and provide any assistance you require.

Ben Patten - General Manager
gm@destinationriverland.org.au  |  0428 748 656

Kate Gillespie - Tourism Coordinator


As a team, we’re making good use of technology to ensure work progresses on our key projects.


SATC has a dedicated webpage for useful resources related to COVID-19. Click here.

Additional Support

> Business SA  https://www.business-sa.com/covid19

> Support for mental health and wellbeing is available from the SA COVID-19 Mental Health Support Line - 1800 632 753, Lifeline (13 11 14) and Beyond Blue (1300 22 4636).