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South Australian Wooden Boat & Music Festival

26 - 27 Feb 2011

Join us at the historic River Port of Goolwa for the 2011 South Australian Wooden Boat Festival, celebrating its 12th Festival. Featuring wooden boats of all shapes & sizes, music performances, arts & maritime craft workshops and boat building, great entertainment, regional food & wine, two days of festivities for the whole family.


Goolwa has a rich history of the River trade and was once a thriving River Port with Paddle steamers and fishing boats opening inland Australia. It is the gateway to the Coorong National Park with its pristine eco environment. Held biennially at the historic wharf of Goolwa, it celebrates one of the best Wooden Boat Festivals in the southern hemisphere.

In 2009, the Festival attracted over 10,000 people for the three days with wooden boats of all shapes & sizes.

Come down and see the Discover Murray River stand on the Wharf and get your limited edition Murray River Paddle steamer Trail. Join us!

Entry Cost (AUD): Free
Ticket Sales at Gate Entrance - Porter St; 3 day tickets available
Event Venue: Riverport of Goolwa
Historic Wharf 5214
Event Times: Saturday 9am-late; Sunday 9am-late
Contact: Wendy Watson
Telephone: (08) 8555 7240

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