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.



The planned closure of lock three for maintainance works has been postponed until 2022. The latest information we have is that lock three will close on the 26/4/22 for 16 weeks. Please take note when planning an up river trip.

The waste pump out station above lock 3, near Kingston on Murray, is not operating. SA Water have contracted a local provider to supply pump out services to river users. This service will be offered at the KOM river front area. The contact at Riverland Tank & Drain is David Thiselton on 0412 839 392 or email at david@rivtank.com.au

There is a new auto parts store in Mannum.

Mannum Auto Parts stocks a good range of general auotmotive needs. They are located at 96 Adelaide Road. Mannum.

Walker Flat General Store under new ownership.

Mel and Marcus are the new owners of the General Store and they have offered to deliver food, gas, alcohol and fuel to members moored up to either Hettner Landing and Swamp Hen Reserve. Please give them some notice as they may not be able to deliver instantly. Call them on 8570 8050. Alternatively it's only a short walk up to the road from the river. They also stock some hardware items and are the local Australia Post outlet.


Follow the link below to read the latest MDA newsletter.

Murray Darling Basin Bulletin Issue 45



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.



No Current notices.


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


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