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Chowilla Station, 150th Celebrations Sunday 21st September

21 Sep 2014

Historic Chowilla Station (located above Renmark South Australia) will be celebrating their 150th birthday on Sunday 21st of September with an Open Day and everyone is invited.

Please find attached flyer for further information on this amazing event that includes Station Tours, Sheep Shearing, Wooden Boats, Paddle Steamers and cruises on offer from the PS Industry from Renmark and the PS Oscar W from Goolwa.

Only 30 minutes from Renmark – Fun for the whole family!

For bookings or information contact Renmark Visitor Information Centre 1300 661 704 or


Event: Chowilla Station 150th Celebrations
Date: Sunday, September 21, 2014
Times: 10am-4:30pm
Entry: Gold coin donation
Enquiries: Renmark Visitor Information Centre Phone: 1300 661 704
or visit

Program: PS Oscar and PS Industry – One hour river cruises:

10:30am PS Oscar 11am PS Industry 12pm PS Oscar 12:30pm PS Industry 1:30pm PS Oscar 2pm PS Industry 3pm PS Oscar 3:30pm PS Industry

Cost: $20 Adults, $15 Concession, 5-13 years $10, Family $50 (2 adults 2 children) children under five years, free.

Guided bus tours of Chowilla: 10am, 11:15am, 12:30pm, 1:45pm and 3pm

Cost: Adult $15, Concession $12, 5-13 $7.50, Family $37.50 (2 adults and 2 children) children under five years free.

Cruise and Bus Tour Bookings:
Renmark Visitor Information Centre Phone: 1300 661 704

Chowilla Woolshed events:

Blacksmith demonstrations
Sheep shearing
Blade shearing
Explore the levy banks, shearer quarters and woolshed
Live entertainment – performance by the SA Detachment of the Royal Australian Navy Band.
Food stalls/bar facilities
Wooden boats and paddle steamers on display including the PS Marion from Mannum and the PS Ruby from Wentworth, NSW.

All proceeds will be distributed to participating not for profit organisations and the paddle steamers involved in the organisation of event.

This celebration day will mark another milestone Murray River Event and attract wooden boats and vessels of all shapes and sizes from across Australia.

Event Venue: Chowilla Station
Chowilla (above Renmark) 5341
Event Times: 10:00 - 4:30 Sunday
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