Other River News

We often get sent information that may be of use or interest to those who are associated in some way with the  River Murray so come back regularly to see what's new.


BT RIVER FUELS has opened the fuel station on the water at Mannum Waters Marina. It has unleaded and diesel fuel and the operation is self serve 24/7 with credit card payment at the pump. The new jetty and pump set up is adjacent the boat ramp in the main marina pool, you can't miss it. Lets try and support this great addition to services. BT River Fuels are promoting the pump price on their FaceBook page.


Lock 2 at Taylorville will be closed to navigation for two days on the 24 and 25 May 2019.

South Australia - River Murray –  Goolwa Barrage Lock  - Navigation Restrictions

Mariners are advised that the Goolwa Barrage Lock will be closed to navigation from 3 June 2019, for approximately two weeks while SA Water undertakes essential maintenance on the lock chamber. The Lock is expected to reopen for navigation by 17th June 2019.

Vessels will be unable to navigate through the Goolwa Barrage Lock during this time.

Boat users can still launch their boats directly into the Coorong, downstream of Goolwa Barrage at the Beacon 19 boat ramp, or into the Mundoo Channel at Mundoo boat ramp.

The Tauwitchere Lock will be available for navigation.


Can I moor against the bank on Crown Land?

Click Here to view a PDF on the issue of mooring on the Murray



New Life Jackets Regulations.

Click here for details of the new life jacket requirements



Stand Up for the Murray is working hard to remind everyone that we all need the river, and that we can all do our bit to help.

Stand Up for the Murray will be spreading the word at various events in Adelaide and along the river over the next few months. To stay up-to-date on where they'll be next, like River Murray SA on Facebook

Find out more about Stand Up for the Murray

Read a great story of a recent RIVER trip

Click here to read more.


Click here up ot date information on locks operations and closures.

Click here to read some interesting information on locks.

River Murray Flow Report

Click here to follow the link to the current info

Join the RMBOA

Click here to access our online membership application and read about our philosophy in more depth then send off a membership form. New members are very welcome!!

If you have any enquiries feel free to contact the Secretary:on secretary@rmboa.org.au