From Sunrise to Moonlight: A Romantic Journey through Riverland on Valentine’s Day!

Embark on an Unforgettable Itinerary: Discovering Hidden Gems and Timeless Landscapes

Join us for a journey through extraordinary landscapes, exploring hidden gems and culturally rich landmarks. Whether you're a seasoned traveler or an eager dreamer, our curated itinerary promises an unforgettable Valentine's Day adventure, blending tranquility with excitement. Grab your partner's hand and get ready for an exploration that will surprise you with all that the Riverland has to offer – your unforgettable journey begins here!


Canoe Adventures - Riverland:

Begin your day with an adventurous twist! Join Canoe Adventures - Riverland for a guided kayak tour along the winding Murray River, past sandbars & cliffs and through backwater creeks and wetland lakes Paddle through tranquil waters, discover secluded spots, and create intimate memories as you explore the breathtaking landscapes of the Riverland.

Location: Murray River, Berri, SA

Contact: Canoe Adventures - Riverland, Phone: 04211 67645


Couple in double kayak silhouetted against beautiful sunrise.
Photo Credit - Canoe Adventures - Riverland

Morning Tea

Riverjacks Café

Call  it a late breakfast, or call it brunch.  Head to the sun-drenched deck, enjoying spectacular views and sumptuous European style cuisine made with fresh, local ingredients, then pop next door to the Berri Visitor Centre for a selection of local produce and Riverland souvenirs.

Location: 19 Riverview Dr, Berri SA Berri, SA

Contact: River Jacks Café  Phone: (08) 8582 4309 


Photo Credit - River Jack's Cafe
Photo Credit - River Jack's Cafe

Late Morning

Mini Golf at the Berri Riverside Holiday Park

You’ll need to wear off that morning tea to make room for lunch, so head to the Berri Riverside Holiday Park for a round or two of mini-golf.  Is this the best mini-golf in SA?

Location: 87 Riverview Dr, Berri SA 5343

Contact:   Berri Riverside Holiday Park  Phone: (08) 8582 3723


birds eye view of winding mini golf course.
Photo Credit - Berri Riverside Holiday Park.


Lunch at Riverland Wine Centre:

Savor the flavours of the region with a romantic lunch at Riverland Wine Centre, and a tasting from many of our local wine makers, who are leading the way in emerging varietals and sustainable winemaking. Set on top of the cliffs and overlooking the Pike floodplains, it’s a great place to indulge in a culinary journey featuring local produce and wines.  Make sure you leave time to challenge each other to some lawn games to enhance the romantic ambiance as you enjoy each other's company.

Location: 8 Pike Creek Rd, Lyrup SA 5343

Contact: Riverland Wine Centre, Phone 0428 831 045


Tasty Charcuterie board and 2 glasses of wine atop a barrel with background view of river valley.
Photo credit - Destination Riverland


Wilkadene Woolshed Brewery and Headings Cliffs

On the way to Wilkadene, stop off at the Headings Cliffs Lookout, 93 Heading Rd, Murtho.  Climb the tower for stunning views along the river, and at the curve of cliffs where the river turns.  From there head to the Wilkadene Woolshed Brewery, a boutique brewery in a gorgeous location looking out over quiet off shoot of the Murray River.  Enjoy the artwork, the great brews, sitting on the deck or the lawn, and if you’re there on a weekend, the live music!

Location: 65 Wilkinson Rd, Murtho

Contact Wilkadene 0885958188


Looking over the deck and river at Wilkadene Woolshed Brewery
Photo: South Australian Tourism Commission, Adam Bruzzone

Late Afternoon

Walking Trail

Need to get moving to make some room for dinner?  Head to Martin’s Bend and walk the circuit of the Lion Alan Thurmer Recreational Trail.

Location.  We recommend starting from the Martin’s Bend side: Martin’s Bend Drive, Berri

Contact Website

walking trail with bridge through eucalypt forest
Photo Credit - Canoe Adventures - Riverland


Earth Restaurant

Conclude your magical day with a delightful culinary journey rooted in the Riverland’s bounty. Savor dishes crafted from locally sourced ingredients, each celebrating the region’s flavours.

Location: 1329 Old Sturt Highway,  Berri

Contact: Earth Restaurant,  (08) 8582 1692


Photo Credit:  Karen Jericho, Earth Restaurant.
Photo Credit: Karen Jericho, Earth Restaurant.



Pike River Luxury Villas

For a special hint of luxury it’s hard to bypass the Villas – with a variety of options we’d go for the one with the sunken deck spa, looking out over the floodplain views, love seat, and the moon roof over the king sized bed.  Breakfast included.

Location:  8 Pike Creek Rd, Lyrup SA

Contact:    Pike River Accommodation 0428 831 045

Accommodation view - love seat, deck with inset spa, looking over the river.
Photo credit - Pike river Luxury Villas

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