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Events Calendar

August, 2019

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Pizza and Mini Golf Nights
Date: August 14, 2019 - August 17, 2019 | Location: Berri Riverside Holiday Park, 87 Riverview Drive, Berri, 5343

Every WEDNESDAY and SATURDAY night!
Pizza and Mini Golf Nights at the Berri Riverside Holiday Park!
For $16.00, purchase your Margherita Pizza Starter Kit and have a game on our BRAND NEW Mini Golf Complex!
Hang around to toast marshmallows by the fire pit, underneath the gorgeous Riverland sky.
Coffees & Cakes, Milkshakes, Cold Drinks and Snacks available at our Kiosk.

*Numbers are important, please contact us in advance or for more information on (08) 8582 3723.

More information here.

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Foster Care Information Session
Date: August 15, 2019 | Location: Barmera Library

Your invitation to chat with Brenton about becoming a foster carer for local children or young people in your community.

More information here.

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Riverland Triathalon Club - Duathlon Challenge Series
Date: August 18, 2019 | Location: Lake Bonney Yacht Club - Barmera

Duathlon Challenge Series
Sunday July 21st & Sunday August 18th

$15 non members, $5 TriAus members, $5 juniors for short course, club members free

Registration 8:30am

Starts 9:00am

Short Course - 2.6 km run, 10km ride, 1.3km run

Long Course - 4.6km run, 20km ride, 2.3km run

More information here.

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Pizza and Mini Golf Nights
Date: August 21, 2019 - August 24, 2019 | Location: Berri Riverside Holiday Park, 87 Riverview Drive, Berri, 5343

Every WEDNESDAY and SATURDAY night!
Pizza and Mini Golf Nights at the Berri Riverside Holiday Park!
For $16.00, purchase your Margherita Pizza Starter Kit and have a game on our BRAND NEW Mini Golf Complex!
Hang around to toast marshmallows by the fire pit, underneath the gorgeous Riverland sky.
Coffees & Cakes, Milkshakes, Cold Drinks and Snacks available at our Kiosk.

*Numbers are important, please contact us in advance or for more information on (08) 8582 3723.

More information here.

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Pizza and Mini Golf Nights
Date: August 28, 2019 - August 31, 2019 | Location: Berri Riverside Holiday Park, 87 Riverview Drive, Berri, 5343

Every WEDNESDAY and SATURDAY night!
Pizza and Mini Golf Nights at the Berri Riverside Holiday Park!
For $16.00, purchase your Margherita Pizza Starter Kit and have a game on our BRAND NEW Mini Golf Complex!
Hang around to toast marshmallows by the fire pit, underneath the gorgeous Riverland sky.
Coffees & Cakes, Milkshakes, Cold Drinks and Snacks available at our Kiosk.

*Numbers are important, please contact us in advance or for more information on (08) 8582 3723.

More information here.

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Renmark Lions Club Bazaar
Date: August 31, 2019 | Location: Old Wood Pavilion near the Renmark No.2 Oval , Renmark

Renmark Lions Club Fundraising Bazaar

Held on the last Saturday of every month - 8am to 11am

Usual goods for sale each month include furniture, beds, tables/chairs, electrical goods, whitegoods, crockery/cutlery, books, tools, bric-a-brac, household items, etc.

A BBQ/Sausage Sizzle and Bacon & Egg Sandwiches, Donuts, tea/coffee and cans of drink are also available during each sale.

September, 2019

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PS Industry Cruises
Date: September 1, 2019 | Location: Renmark Rivefront

We cruise on the first Sunday of every month with additional cruises on some long weekends. Cruises may be cancelled due to extreme weather conditions.

Experience a bygone era with a scenic 90 minute cruise, cruising on the historic PS. Industry. Hear the unique sounds of the paddle wheels, the hiss of steam and see the wood fired boiler being stoked. Devonshire tea with scones cooked in a wood fired oven is served. During the cruise, passengers will see wildlife consisting of waterfowl, and even a koala or two may be seen as you pass between majestic river red gums and limestone cliffs.

Commissioned in 1911 as a work boat for S.A. Water keeping the Murray River open to traffic by removing snags and later in the construction of locks and weirs. After being retired in 1969, the PS. Industry was carefully restored by the hard work of the volunteers in 1990.

Bookings are essential and can be made at the Renmark Visitor Information Centre: 1300 661 704.

More information here.

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Waikerie Markets
Date: September 7, 2019 | Location: Civic Centre Lawns, Dowling St, Waikerie

Waikerie Markets are held several times throughout the year on the Civic Centre lawns. There are always a variety of stalls, including Fresh Fruit & Veg, Jams, Honey, home made pastries & baked goods, Jewellery, hair accessories, ducks & chickens, dried fruits, plants, face painting and kids corner, fabrics and crafts, hot coffee, BBQ , soy candles and much more

Head along and enjoy a day morning out.

The Markets run from 9am to 2pm

2019 Market Dates are:
Saturday September 7th - Saturday October 5th - Saturday November 2nd - Saturday December 7th

Call 0455 483 669 for bookings or further information.

More information here.

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Riverland Field Days
Date: September 13, 2019 - September 14, 2019 | Location: Sturt Hwy between Barmera & Monash

The Riverland Field Days are a very popular 2 day annual event that attracts thousands of people from throughout South Australia and beyond. Hosted on a purpose built facility just out of Barmera on the Sturt Highway.

With over 350 exhibitors and approximately 30 caterers there is something for the whole family. The field days include the latest in agricultural machinery, equipment and services, demonstrations & information sessions. There are also numerous and varied retail & trade sites including automotive, marine, building trades & services, food producers, clothing & footwear, hardware, electrical, camping & fishing, welding & engineering, and much more. Many local service providers also take the opportunity to promote their services, for example, disability & support services.

A large program of events, parades and other various entertainment enhance the static displays and there are a range of food & wine tastings as well.

We invite you to come along and experience one of the Riverland's major events. New exhibitors are always welcome.

More information here.

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Cadell Centennial
Date: September 13, 2019 - September 15, 2019 | Location: Cadell - various locations

Cadell Centennial celebrations

Friday September 13th
- 9am at Cadell Primary School - History Day
- 6pm til late - Cadell Club - Centenary Dinner (bookings required 8540 3286)

Saturday September 14th
- 10am to 2pm - Pistol Club - Black Powder Day & BBQ
- 12 midday - CWA - History Open Day
- 7.30pm - Cadell Institute - Gala Dance (Tickets available on 0484 767 236)

Sunday September 15th
- 11am Cadell Recreation Ground - Family Picnic Fair

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Waikerie Lions Club Monthly Auction
Date: September 14, 2019 | Location: Waikerie Riverfront Lawn, Leonard Norman Drive, Waikerie,

Held every 2nd Saturday of the month, Waikerie Lions Club's Monthly Auction offers buyers a variety of goods for auction, starting at 9am at the Waikerie river front. All types of goods Welcome.

Fee applies to contribute to Auction

Donations also appreciated.

Enquiries: David Liebich 0428 403 001 or Alex McPherson 0429 846 940

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Grant Burge Wine Dinner
Date: September 20, 2019 | Location: Berri Hotel

The Berri Hotel is proud to partner with Grant Burge Wines to present a 5 course dinner, with wines to match each course. Tickets are $99pp and are available from the Berri Hotel reception or call 8582 1411.

More information here.

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Overland Corner Time Capsule
Date: September 22, 2019 | Location: Overland Corner Hotel, Overland Corner

On the 14th of September 1969 over 4000 people attended the lowering of the time capsule. Come along and celebrate with us as we raise the capsule and see what it contains......

The event will be held on Sunday 22nd of September 2019 from 11.00am to 2.00pm.

More details of the days events will be added as they become available.

More information here.

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Mindarie-Halidon Races
Date: September 22, 2019 | Location: Halidon

Known as the “Melbourne Cup of the Mallee”, the Mindarie-Halidon races are held annually in September. Come and join us for some fun.

Some of the events features include –
- Full Bar & Catering Facilities
- Marquees available
- Seven Races
- TOTE Facilities
-Sky Channel
- Children’s entertainment

Organise a group and hire a marquee - for more information contact Krystina on 0427 540 373

October, 2019

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Glossop High School Class of 1972 and Friends Reunion
Date: October 5, 2019 | Location: Evia Greek Club, 78A Woodville Road, Woodville (Adelaide)

GHS Class of 1972 Reunion for classmates who joined or left us during those 5 years of high school. Many of us have already connected via our Glossop High School Class of 1972 & Friends FB group but we are hoping those classmates who we have not yet been able to locate will see this ad and you are able to join us as it will be fabulous to see so many classmates after all these years. For further information please on ticket purchase please go to the link or contact: Jenni Moore Mb: 0404690870 Email: jenni123@iprimus.com.au Sophia Gikas Mb: 0409798936 Email: sophia@moveover.com.au
There will also be a pre-reunion catch up on the Friday 4th October 2019 from 7pm onwards at the Joiners Arms Hotel, Cnr Manton and Mary St in Hindmarsh (Adelaide)

More information here.

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Barmera Main Street Markets
Date: October 6, 2019 | Location: Barwell Avenue Barmera

The award winning Barmera Main Street Markets are a must visit for locals and visitors to the region.

Held in Barmera's main street, Barwell Avenue, the markets comprise a large variety of stalls including clothing, craft, woodwork, jewellery, artwork, books, furniture, fruit, vegetables, homewares, DVD's, condiments, plants, food and coffee. From one market to the next there is usually some different stallholders mixed in with the regular favourites.

Stallholders can change from market to market so there is often something new to see and buy.

Market organisers always try and incorporate live music and also a display or demonstration of some kind which adds to the atmosphere and range of activities to enjoy so head along, have a browse, listen to the music and enjoy a variety of foods and great coffee.

Market Dates are:
Sunday October 6th, 2019
Sunday November 3rd 2019
Sunday December 8th, 2019

Stallholder enquiries can be made by calling 08 8588 2289.

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Loxton Show
Date: October 6, 2019 - October 7, 2019 | Location: Loxton Oval, Bookpurnong Tce, Loxton

The Loxton Show is an annual event held on the October Long Weekend each year which brings people from across the Riverland & Mallee together to celebrate the agricultural and horticultural heritage of the region. The Show caters for its patrons with many exciting sights, including livestock, grain and fodder, handicrafts, gardening, competitions, vintage machinery, specialty trade sites, sideshows, live entertainers and Show rides. One major aspect of the Show is the exhibits. Amateur hobbyists from far and wide are exhibit their work in a variety of interest areas.

The Loxton Show is open to the public from 8.30 am each day.

More information here.

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Cobdogla Irrigation & Steam Museum open day
Date: October 6, 2019 | Location: Trussell Rd, Cobdogla

Located at Cobdogla in the Riverland of South Australia, the Irrigation & Steam Museum is a popular place for steam engine enthusiasts as well as being a fun and educational experience for children and their families.

The Museum has special operating days throughout the year with working exhibits and train rides. Our open next date for 2019 is Sunday October 6th

Open from from 9.30am to 4pm.. Admission - Adults $20, Concession $15 & Children 5-18 yrs $10, Under 5 Free.

A special feature at the museum is the WORLD'S only Humphrey Pump in working order, (although the pump is currently having some repair & maintenance work done at the moments so is currently not being operated but will be again very soon)

More information here.

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Morgan Swap Meet
Date: October 6, 2019 | Location: Morgan School Oval

MORGAN & DISTRICT LIONS CLUB INC Annual SWAP MEET Morgan Primary School Oval
SELLERS: $15.00 Indoor Stalls BOOKINGS REQUIRED $10.00 Outdoor Site
BUYERS: $5.00 Kids under 15 Free
Bring along your " Collectables " Rusty Treasures " Automotive " Potted Colour
Gate open at 6.30 am
Inquires and bookings contact Colleen Anderson - Peters 0438 892 905

More information here.

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Riverland Wine & Food Festival
Date: October 12, 2019 | Location: Riverfront, Riverview Drive, Berri

The Riverland Wine & Food Festival is an opportunity to celebrate some of the best that the Riverland has to offer while having a great day out with with your friends. On offer is local wine, beer, cider, sangria, and delicious food accompanied by live entertainment and an incredible atmosphere, all in one place - the beautiful riverfront in Berri. This section of the riverfront has shade aplenty and complete lawn cover so provides an excellent location for this event.

Join us for an unforgettable day of wine, food, friends and fun. One of the highlight's on the Riverland events calendar.

The festival runs from 12pm – 7pm.

More information here.

November, 2019

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Berri Hotel Murray Man Triathlons
Date: November 2, 2019 - November 3, 2019 | Location: Lake Bonney, Barmera

Weekend events start around mid-day Saturday with a Come n Try triathlon event. Perfect for the young (and not so young) looking to experience triathlon.
Sunday sees the main events: the Murray Man Long Course Triathlon State Championship (1.9km swim, 90km bike, 21.1km run), long course Aqua Bike (1.9km swim, 90km bike) and the half distance Murray Man events.

More information here.

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Morgan Living River Festival
Date: November 16, 2019 - November 17, 2019 | Location: Morgan riverfront

A weekend celebration of Putt Putt and wooden boats

Come and enjoy a great day out on the river at Morgan.

See lots of wooden boats

PS Marion will be there for 1 hour cruises at 11am, 12.30pm and 2pm

Stalls, food and entertainment for all ages

More information here.

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Loxton Lights Festival
Date: November 23, 2019 - December 31, 2019 | Location: Loxton & surrounding districts

Loxton Light Up Day is Saturday 24th of November and features all day trading, special activities for the kids, music and performances, a ferris wheel, bouncing castle, a visit by Santa and Fireworks Spectacular at 9pm.

The Loxton Lights Festival then continues through to December 31st as Loxton shines during this joyous festival with thousands of twinkling fairy lights, bright colourful banners, sparkling garlands and tinsel to create a magic spectacle.

An enormous Christmas tree dazzles in the heart of town and from there, large clusters of residential streets feature homes adorned with over 350 illuminated Christmas scenes, paintings and coloured light displays.

Wander the shopping precinct and soak up the atmosphere of the festive season with music playing in East Terrace. Delight at the beautifully decorated shops that explode with gifts for all the family .

The festival includes a host of events and activities including Light Up Day, Town Lights, Santa's Walk,
Christmas Tree Festival, Christmas Wonderland, Santa's Cave, Santa's Workshop, Reindeer Road, Little Town stage production, Craft Fair & more.

More information here.

December, 2019

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Monash CFS Carols Night & Hayride
Date: December 18, 2019 | Location: Monash Fire Station - Randall Terrace Monash

Monash CFS 'Carols Night' commences with a meal at 6.30pm

Cost is $5 per person which includes a BBQ / Roast and salad. (children under 12 Free)
Soft drinks - $1
Novelty Raffle - $1

Features of the night include;
- Hayride at 8.00pm
- Appearance by Father Christmas
- Face Painting

Please bring a small salad to share.

January, 2020

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Riverland Gem & Mineral Show
Date: January 25, 2020 - January 26, 2020 | Location: Loxton Lutheran School Auditorium

Come and join us in the Airconditioned Basketball Stadium for our Bi-annual Gemshow. We expect 70 tables of goods for inspection and sale showing everything "Gem & Mineral" from raw specimens through demonstrations of cutting, shaping & polishing of stones (Cabachoning), Faceting of stones, Wire wrapping of cabachoned stones. Also books, fossicking equipment, jewellery, etc. will all be on sale and our Raffle will be drawn. The doors will be open from 9:00am - 4:00pm each day and there will be refreshments available. Cost of entry is $6.00 for over 14's with Under 14's FREE. Our raffle tickets will be sold from October 2019 at various locations in the Riverland as well as at the Gemshow and will be drawn on Sunday afternoon.

March, 2020

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Riverland Super Kick
Date: March 6, 2020 | Location: Berri Riverfront Precinct

The Berri Hotel is proud to host the second annual Riverland Super Kick.
Test your skills in our accuracy round, or try to kick it the furthest over the river.
The Opens Winner can win $1000 for their nominated sporting club and $500 Cash & $500 Berri Hotel voucher for themselves.
Heaps of other prizes on the day. Friday March 6th 2020 from 5pm.
For more information or to register your kick call 08 8582 1411.

More information here.

April, 2020

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Anzac Day Service - Kulcurna Homestead
Date: April 25, 2020 | Location: Kulcurna Homestead, Cal Lal Rd Kulcurna, via Renmark

Every year we conduct a dawn service on ANZAC DAY, on the banks of the Murray, under the flag .. usually attended by around 100 people.

All welcome. No dogs or motorbikes please.

Lest We Forget.

More information here.

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Anzac Day Service - Barmera / Berri
Date: April 25, 2020 | Location: Upper Murray Garden of Memory, McKenzie Rd, Barmera.

Berri RSL & Barmera RSL are holding a combined Dawn Service - commencing at 6am - at the Upper Murray Garden of Memory on McKenzie Road Barmera.

All welcome.

Details of breakfast to follow at the respective RSL clubrooms will be advised at the conclusion of the service.

Lest We Forget.

May, 2020

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Monash Mammoth Market
Date: May 31, 2020 | Location: Monash Primary School Oval Jackson St Monash SA

The 33rd Annual Monash Mammoth Market - A fun filled day for everyone.

Plenty of entertainment (music, face painting, jumping castles), plenty of food and stall holders selling a wide variety of goods.....come for a quick look around or come for the day. Something for everyone.

$2 entry for adults and kids are free. 9am to 2pm. We hope to see you there.

Stallholder bookings and enquiries can be made on 08 8583 5361