Chowilla Game Reserve and Regional Reserve
Partial park closure alert
Part of Chowilla Game Reserve will be closed from 08 September 2014 until 01 December 2014.
Explore Chowilla Game Reserve and Regional Reserve along the walking trails that wind through great stands of the majestic river red gum and the hardy black box. Discover the peaceful waterways of the River Murray by canoe and observe the diverse birdlife.
The Game Reserve is an integral part of the Riverland Biosphere Reserve and comprises 18,000 hectares of floodplains and wetlands. The Regional Reserve features vast stands of mallee woodland, black oak and bluebush shrublands that stretch from the floodplain through to Danggali Conservation Park and Wilderness Protection Area to the north.
You can walk your dog in this park providing it remains under your control on a lead.
For information on how to purchase detailed, independently produced canoe trail maps please contact the Berri Barmera Visitor and Information Centre or the Renmark Paringa Visitor Information Centre.
Chowilla Game Reserve is located 280km northeast of Adelaide. Access is via Murtho Road, Paringa.
Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Wood fires and solid fuel fires are prohibited from 6 November 2013 to 15 April 2014.
Gas fires are permitted other than on days of total fire ban.
Find out more information about fire restrictions.
Phone: (+61 8) 8595 2111
This park may be closed on days of extreme fire danger.