Riverland Visitor Information
Welcome to Riverland in South Australia
Located in South Australia, Riverland is a vast region that boasts of picturesque landscapes, diverse wildlife, and a rich heritage. With its vast orchards, farmland, and vineyards spread across the region, Riverland is a fantastic destination for people seeking a serene environment, delicious food, and good wine.
How to get to Riverland
By Car: If you're coming from Adelaide, take the South Eastern Freeway and head to Murray Bridge, then follow the A20 to Riverland.
By Plane: The nearest airport is Adelaide International Airport, and from there, you can rent a car or take a bus to Riverland.
Things to do in Riverland
Riverland is famous for its wine and offers visitors an opportunity to sample the region’s best wines. With over 20 cellar doors, you can be sure to find a wine to suit your taste. Some of the most popular wineries in Riverland include Salena Estate, Banrock Station, and Caudo Vineyards.
With the Murray River flowing through the region, visitors can engage in a range of activities such as fishing, kayaking, waterskiing, and boating. You can hire boats and equipment from several locations throughout the region.
Visit Monash Adventure Park
If you're traveling with family or looking for some adrenaline-pumping fun, Monash Adventure Park is a must-visit. The park caters to kids of all ages, featuring several adventure rides and activities such as rock climbing, mini-golf, and go-karting.
Hit the Markets
Riverland has several markets offering fresh produce, artwork, and various souvenirs. Every Saturday, you can visit the Riverland Farmers Market, offering fresh fruit and vegetables, locally made cheeses, and handmade preserves.
Visit Loxton Historical Village
The Loxton Historical Village provides insight into the early days of Riverland, with over 45 historic buildings and several exhibitions showcasing the history of the town. The village presents fantastic photo opportunities, which will make your visit worthwhile.
Where to Stay in Riverland
Riverland offers an array of accommodation options ranging from budget-friendly motels to luxurious resorts. You can choose to stay in quaint cottages, eco-camps or riverside hotels; the region has something for everyone. Some popular accommodation options include the Ramada Resort by Wyndham, the Big River Motor Inn, and the Renmark Holiday Apartments.
So whether you're seeking adventure, relaxation, or a taste of the region's famous wines, Riverland is a fantastic destination. With so much to do, it's no surprise that it's growing in popularity as a travel destination in Australia.