Things to Do in Renmark & Paringa

Things to Do in Renmark & Paringa

Canoe the Riverland

You haven’t experienced the beauty of Renmark-Paringa until you’ve experienced one of our many hire or tour options through the Murray River and wetlands.

We offer kayaks, canoes, and even a dinghy tour. All of them are friendly for beginners and families.

Check them out at the menu above to book online.

Woolshed Brewery

Don’t miss this amazing microbrewery set in the refurbished 100 year old woolshed of historic Wilkadene Station.

Try award winning ales, wine, cider and hard lemonade while enjoying spectacular river views.

Open daily 11am-5pm

Wilkinson Road is 15kms along Murtho Road from Paringa

Ph: 8595 8188

Woolshed Brewery

Heading's Cliff

Just off Murtho Road you can enjoy fabulous views over the longest straight stretch on the Murray River. With close parking, this iconic lookout is on a clifftop and is an amazing spectacle, especially after boating on the river.

There is a boat ramp and free camping at the end of Heading Rd but no facilities.

Heading Road is 13kms along Murtho Road from Paringa

Headings Lookout

PS Industry

The P.S. Industry was built in Goolwa and commissioned in January 1911 as a workboat for the SA Engineering & Water Supply Department.

During her work life, the vessel played a major role in keeping the river open for traffic by removing snags and later in the construction of locks and weirs.

The PS Industry offers both inspections and cruises.

For bookings and inquiries, please contact the Renmark Paringa Visitor Information Centre on 08 8586 6704 during normal office hours.

Paringa Bridge

Opened in 1927, this State Heritage Bridge is SA’s only operational lifting Bridge.

Its rail line has been replaced with a convenient walking & cycling track to enable you to reach Paringa from the Renmark caravan parks.

The best positions to watch the span lift for boats is from the Paringa Museum or Bert Dix Park.

The bridge is raised Monday-Friday at 9.30am & 2.30pm when required by boats.

Paringa Bridge

Community Museum

Paringa’s beautifully presented community museum nestles against the Paringa Bridge and Murray River. Explore a treasure trove of educational artifacts amid tidy grounds and shady picnic areas.

Open 9am-2pm Monday, Wednesday & Friday

On the Sturt Highway on the Paringa side of the bridge.

Paringa Bakery & Cafe

In Paringa’s leafy Main Street, surrounded by car parks, you can experience old-fashioned baking and service. Fresh cream cakes, full bakery range, take-away food & real coffee. Café & alfresco.

Open M-Th 6.30am-4pm, Fri 6am-5.30pm Sat 6.30am-2.30pm

Located on Paringa’s Main Street, just off the Sturt Highway

Ph 8595 5283

Paringa Bakery

Cammies Antiques

Cammies Antiques stock a huge range of furniture and collectables, restoration products, jams, soaps and books.

Once visited, people can’t wait to come back for more.

Open 9-5 every day

10 Sturt Highway, Paringa

Ph 8595 5400

The Black Stump

Visit the Black Stump and read about its extraordinary journey to Paringa’s main street.

Set amid a unique Australiana display.

5 Murtho Road, Paringa

Our Other Friends

Canoe the Coorong

Canoe the Coorong A multi-award winning tour agency.

85 km south of Adelaide the Coorong National Park hosts a string of spectacular saltwater lagoons sheltered from the Southern Ocean by sand dunes.

Kayaking is the most enjoyable and sustainable way to see the Coorong, allowing an intimate experience with the wildlife without impacting the natural ecology.


Phone Brenton on 0424 826 008

Canoe the Coorong

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