THE Berri Barmera district is preparing to throw its hat in the ring to house a proposed multi-million-dollar wine and food centre.
AN ambitious strategy to add more than $60 million to the Riverland visitor economy by 2025 was unveiled by the South Australian Tourism Commission (SATC) recently.
A LOCAL council has committed $160,000 over the next three years to the region’s peak tourism body, but has requested consistent updates and set targets be met.
THE Riverland is bracing for an influx of visitors ahead of the Easter long weekend, with most camping spots already booked out.
CONFIDENCE among Riverland tourism operators is on the rise following the opening of South Australian state borders last week.
SOUTH Australian TV and radio personality Andrew ‘Cosi’ Costello said Riverlanders should be “very proud” of how the region’s tourism industry has bounced back during a visit to the region last week.
VISITORS from across the state and from interstate flocked to the region over the long weekend, with the influx of tourists providing a much-needed boost to local businesses.
THE Riverland is set to benefit from a $20 million funding injection by the State Government into South Australia’s regional tourism sectors.