Visiting South Australia and had enough of the wineries? Try these alternative experiences ...
The historic paddle-steamer PS Industry fires up its boilers on the first Sunday of every month from Renmark. The River Rambler at Renmark and Loch Luna at Kingston-on-Murray make regular voyages.
The reserve is home to rare and endangered plants, birds and reptiles and has been described as one of the conservation miracles of the 21st century.
Taste local produce
At Riverland Farmers' Markets, held every Saturday in Berri, everything sold is grown or made in the region.
IF YOU GO
Best time to travel: All year round.
Getting there: The Riverland is less than two hours' drive north of Adelaide. Alternatively, drive to Mannum (one hour's drive from Adelaide) and follow the river north.
Fly there with: Air New Zealand.
Create your perfect South Australia holiday wish list at: southaustralia.co.nz.