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What's on at the Murray River, Lakes and Coorong

Wondering what's on at the Murray River, Lakes & Coorong? You’ll find music, sports, food and wine events plus much more. Learn more today.

Take me to the river

Water-based events feature heavily on the calendar of events in the Murray River, Lakes and Coorong. Take for example Floatfest, where kayakers and canoeists flood the water at Mannum, or the annual Wooden Boat Festival at Goolwa. The river provides the perfect backdrop for the Sounds by the River rock concert held at Mannum each January. 

Get your motor running

If motor sports and mechanics are more your thing, then you won’t want to miss the River City Rumble held in September in Murray Bridge. There’s also the SA Truck and Ute Show in Mannum. 

A day at the races

You can’t beat the atmosphere of a country race meeting. Horse racing is held at the Murray Bridge Racecourse. For something a little different, see the 24 hour Australian International Pedal Prix.

Community spirit

Join the locals who flock to the local country shows and markets held throughout the region.

See Murray River, Lakes and Coorong events listed below. 

Community Events

From $6.5 Adult, $3 Concession
From $20 Child, $15 Child, $8 Child
From $20 Family, $8 Adult, $2 Child
From $1 Child
From $20 Adult, $15 Concession, $8 Child

Events, festivals and fun things to do in South Australia

Open your eyes, your ears and your mind to the festivals of Adelaide. Eat, drink laugh and live in the fast lane – step out and step into the fun.

Murray River, Lakes and Coorong region: food & wine

Try food and wine delicacies in the Murray River, Lakes and Coorong, from the Coorong Mullet to artisan pizzas and boutique wine. Learn more today.

Murray River, Lakes and Coorong Region Visitor Information Centres

Travelling on the Murray River and Coorong? Get advice, maps, brochures and more with a visit our Visitor Information Centres. Find out more.