Goolwa

Goolwa - Fleurieu Peninsula - South Australia

The town of Goolwa is a mecca for water sport enthusiasts who flock to this increasingly popular holiday town. Travel 100 kilometres south of Adelaide through idyllic countryside where you will arrive in historic Goolwa sitting at the mouth of the Murray River where it flows into the ocean. The fabulous location of Goolwa has always proven to be its trump card from the magnificent paddlesteamer days as a bustling river port to todays throng of aqua adventurers. Freshwater fishing in the Murray or saltwater fishing in the ocean, take your pick or do both, surfing, boating and a huge range of water activities all just part of the lifestyle Goolwa has to offer its visitors.

Take part in the towns festivities with the Wooden Boat Festival held in march every second year, the Milang to Goolwa Freshwater Sailing Classic held annually in January and the busy Goolwa Wharf Markets on the 1st and 3rd Sunday every month. Jump aboard the Cockle Train taking you on a journey around Encounter Bay and the Goolwa Heritage Walk takes in grand architecture from the towns thriving riverboat days.


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Towns surrounding Goolwa


Aldinga Fleurieu Peninsula
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McLaren Vale Fleurieu Peninsula
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Port Elliot Fleurieu Peninsula
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Strathalbyn Fleurieu Peninsula
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Victor Harbor Fleurieu Peninsula
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Willunga Fleurieu Peninsula
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Yankalilla Fleurieu Peninsula
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