The River Murray is the dominant feature of what is known as the Big
River Country region, an area of nearly 5 million hectares, and a very
popular holiday destination for locals and visitors, that also
encompasses the Riverland and
As the 7th biggest river system on the planet and the second longest river in
Australia, Big River Country encompasses numerous towns and villages as the
river winds its way through the
Murraylands region to
spill into Lake Alexandrina.
Some of the towns
and villages in the region include Barmera, Berri,
Karoonda, Kingston-on-Murray, Lameroo, Loxton,
Murray Bridge, Paringa, Pinnaroo, Renmark, Swan Reach,
Tintinara, Waikerie and Wellington.
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In addition to our listed online travel guide information, contact the local
tourism visitor centre for your destination for more attractions, tours, local
maps and other information.