Put it in your diary! The proposed 2019 dates are 27 and 28 April.

South Australia's finest wooden boats gather at Goolwa on the River Murray biennially for the Wooden Boat Festival.  

The Festival has plenty to see and do with two action filled days of an exciting mix of both water and land based events.

Cruise on a paddle steamer, indulge in regional food and wine, entertainment and opportunity to get up close and personal with the River’s most diverse gathering of wooden river vessels, from kayaks and sleek classic speedboats to paddle steamers.


Calling all passionate volunteers  -  join the community committee who will once again bring the festival to life. If you would like to be part of the amazing team that organises this iconic event,  CLICK HERE to nominate via the expression of interest form.

If you would like further information on volunteering, please call Kathy Hayter or Tanya Mitchell on 8555 7000 or email info@sawoodenboatfestival.com.au


 Looking for accommodation and want to find out more about Goolwa?

Contact the Goolwa Visitor Information Centre by telephone 1300 466 592 or view the website visitalexandrina.com