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Guided Sunset Kayak Tour

Kayak Tour at Sunset: A great time to be on the water Sunset & Sunrise are magical times for a kayak tour on the river.  That’s when the waters are often mirror-flat, the reflections are…

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Silhouette of kayakers approaching the Berri Bridge

How to have fun during a pandemic.

How can I have fun during a pandemic? How can I do #socialdistancing and still enjoy some recreation time, with most venues closed?   In the Riverland we are ideally situated to escape to nature,…

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brothers having fun in kayak, pushing off from bank

At what age can I take my child kayaking?

(Note: This information is relevant to kayaking in protected flatwater – which is what we have in South Australia’s sunny Riverland.) We’re occasionally asked if we have restrictions on children kayaking. We love getting children…

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kayakers on Nockburra Creek

Paddle and Lunch 8-6-19

Edited Jan 2020 – During terms 2 and 3 (when the Berri Kayaking Group is not meeting weekly) we still occasionally get together on the weekend for a paddle outing. In 2019 we enjoyed paddling…

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sunsmart young ladies paddle double kayak through narrow creek

Katarapko Creek access update – 2019

(Look here for a Katarapko Creek 2020 Update) Note that campsite numbering has changed since this blog was written. What’s happening at Katarapko? Works are currently being conducted along parts of Katarapko Creek to construct…

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paddlers disembark on sandbar opposite cliffs

Berri Kayaking Group

The Berri Kayaking Group is underway for the 2019 2020 Season, from October to April.  Who is feeling keen? Who are we? Berri Kayaking Group (organized by Canoe Adventures – Riverland) is a bunch of…

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Sunrise at the Berri Bridge with kayaker in foreground

Winter Sunrise Kayaking. Are you crazy?

    How do you convince people looking for Winter Activities in the Riverland, that winter kayaking in the Riverland is awesome? Without thinking it through, so many people unnecessarily cross it off of…

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Nockburra Creek reflections

Adelady comes kayaking in the Riverland

We recently had the pleasure of meeting with Hayley Pearson and Lauren Decesare of Channel 9’s “Adelady”, to show off our beautiful waterways.  They were able to capture some of the experience in film, and…

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kayaks on the river at sunrise

Riverland Kayaking has just improved.

We’re pretty excited about some new developments in the paddling scene in Berri, thanks to the recently opened Inlet Regulator on Eckert’s Creek. This is part of the whole Katfish Reach project, and it means…

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kayaking on Ajax Achilles Lakes

Online bookings for Parks SA National Parks Campsites

We were really pleased to see the introduction of online bookings for Parks SA campsites (National Parks) in 2017.  The website –   includes a pdf map of the area, an image of each…

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