Park of the Month: Parks of the Murraylands

Join us each month as we showcase our amazing national parks with our Park of the Month program.

Park of the Month is a great way to gain a deeper understanding of our special natural places and to find new ways to enjoy them.

May - Parks of the Murraylands events

Join us this month for events and activities in our Murraylands national parks and reserves.

Adventure and recreation

Mountain Biking – Beginner Skills Session

Saturday 15 May, 12:00pm – 2:00pm
Kinchina Conservation Park, Rocky Gully (near Murray Bridge)
Cost: This event costs $10 per person (BYO bike) or $25 including bike and helmet hire
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Mountain Biking – Guided ride
Sunday 16 May, 12:00pm – 2:00pm
Kinchina Conservation Park, Rocky Gully (near Murray Bridge)
Cost: This event costs $10 per person (BYO bike) or $25 including bike and helmet hire
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Ranger-guided 4WD tag-a-long tour
Sunday 23 May, 9:00am to 4:00pm
Ngarkat Conservation Park, Coombe (near Keith)
Cost: This event is FREE, however park vehicle entry fee applies
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Art and Culture

Ngarrindjeri Welcome to Country and dance performance
Saturday 15 May, 2:00pm – 2:45pm
Kinchina Conservation Park, Rocky Gully (near Murray Bridge)
Cost: This event is FREE
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Nature Journaling in Colour
Saturday 15 May, 3:00pm – 4:30pm
Kinchina Conservation Park, Rocky Gully (near Murray Bridge)
Cost: This event is FREE
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Nature and Wildlife

Ranger-guided bushwalk in Kinchina Conservation Park
Sunday 16 May, 1:00pm – 2:00pm
Kinchina Conservation Park, Rocky Gully (near Murray Bridge)
Cost: This event is FREE
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Introduction to bird watching
Saturday 29 May, 9:00am – 10:30am
Kinchina Conservation Park, Rocky Gully (near Murray Bridge)
Cost: This event is FREE
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Wombats after dark campout
Saturday 29 May, 4:00pm – 8:00pm plus option to camp overnight in the park
Brookfield Conservation Park (near Blanchetown)
Cost: This event is FREE
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Volunteering

Kinchina Trails Working Bee
Sunday 9 May, 9:00am – 12:00pm
Kinchina Conservation Park, Rocky Gully (near Murray Bridge)
Cost: This event is FREE
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Special discounts

Juggle House Tours – Murray River Highlights
Multiple dates

15% discount when you use promo code ‘PARKS-SA1’ when booking. Discount is valid for tours up to 30 August 2021.
Cost: $180.00 per person
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Juggle House Tours – Dark Sky Gold
Multiple dates

15% discount when you use promo code ‘PARKS-SA’ when booking. Discount is valid for tours up to 30 August 2021.
Cost: $180.00 per person
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What's coming up in 2021

Events and activities for each month are not released until close to the month, check back on the website or on the National Parks and Wildlife Service South Australia Facebook page to keep in the loop.

  • June - Parks of the Southern Flinders Ranges
  • July - Parks of the Northern Eyre Peninsula
  • August - Parks of the Barossa Valley
  • September - Parks of the Glenthorne Precinct
  • October - Ikara-Flinders Ranges National Park
  • November - Parks of the Limestone Coast
  • December - Parks of Eastern Kangaroo Island

Host an event

We encourage community groups, schools, local business and tour operators to host engaging, fun and family-friendly events in parks as part of Park of the Month. Find out how you can host an event.