The Riverland Paddling Marathon Applies for an Aquatic Activity License issued by the DIT Recreational Boating Unit for River Closure for sections of the Murray River over the June Long Weekend, which is a rolling closure of sections of the River to Power craft for the duration of the Paddling Event.

The Sections of the river that the Aquatic Activity License covers are:

Saturday – Loxton to Moorook

Sunday – Devlins Pound to Walkerie

Monday – Caudo (Hogwash Bend) to Morgan

During the times of the River Closure all vessels not participating in the Riverland Paddling Marathon are required to obey the the directive as set out in the aquatic license.

The license provision for all non-participant vessels is for an access corridor on the starboard side of the river and a maximum speed of 4 knots (no wash).

Notification of River Closure 2024 and Aquatic License