There is so much to do around Mannum, from a leisurely stroll down our main street to a some fishing, boating or sking on the river. You could even take in the sites of the beautiful Mannum Waterfalls or fish and chips on the banks of the gorgeous Murray River, these are all with in 5 minute drive. We have room for your jet ski or boat while you stay.
SOUNDS BY THE RIVER
Generally on the second Saturday of January, on the banks of the Murray River, the Red Hot Summer Tour hits Mannum with 6 bands providing great entertainment.
In the past we have seen acts like Jimmy Barnes, INXS, Suzie Quatro, Living End and The Angels.
With having a great variety of food vans and alcohol to be purchased you'll be in for a night to remember!
Starting at 2PM and finishing around 11PM.
Keep an eye out or our package deals for this fantastic weekend, but get in early as this is the biggest day in Mannum's calendar.
EAGLE VIEW 4WD TRACK
Take a rough drive through the Eagle View Conservation Area.
This is a self drive 4WD track through private conservation ares. This track is designed to be a scenic drive through our rough and rugged country side.
This is located 20 minutes from Mannum Mallee Tents.
Dark Sky Reserve
Only a 2 minute drive away is the great murray river.
Built in 1884 this is the oldest original paddle steamer in South Australia.
1.5 hour tours every Tue and Thur 10:30am & 1pm
also receiving a cuppa tea or coffee.
tickets $25 con $20 kids $10
Darkness is measured on a scale of 0 to 22, with 22 being total darkness. Preliminary measurements in the Mid Murray in January 2017 came in at 21.97 – much darker than many accredited regions in the northern hemisphere.
the River Murray Dark Sky Reserve will be Australia's first Dark Sky Reserve and only the second Dark Sky region in the country, after the Warrumbungles Dark Sky Park in NSW.
The flat geography of the region also maximises the view of the sky.