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Loxton ,

Loxton Waikerie

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Visitors can access the riverfront via a sealed road.

Packard Bend

National Parks and Reserves Natural Attractions

Distance from: 2.0 kms | Price from: Free

This stretch of the Murray River is named after the Government surveyor Francis Joseph Packard who tragically drowned here in...

The playground has plenty of shade.

Hilbig Street Playground

Sports and Recreation Facilities

Distance from: 1.1 kms | Price from: Free

This small shaded playground sits in the middle of one of the town's most popular Christmas lights display streets, along...

An overview board, which details all of the topics covered, is an ideal place to start the

Loxton District History Boards

Historical Sites and Heritage Locations

Distance from: 0.1 kms | Price from: Free

A pictorial history of Loxton and the surrounding district is showcased on 27 large double-sided boards lining a paved walkway...

The monument was unveiled at the official opening of the Loxton Irrigation Area in 1949.

Loxton Irrigation Area momument

Historical Sites and Heritage Locations

Distance from: 6.2 kms | Price from: Free

This monument marks the official opening of the Loxton Irrigation Area by then Premier of South Australia Thomas Playford on...

The shaded seating area offers a view to the Landing below.

Stasinowsky’s Landing

Landmarks and Buildings Natural Attractions

Distance from: 4.3 kms | Price from: Free

A short trail from the car park leads down to a seated area shaded by gum trees. As explained by...

Paddle Steamer Cubby

Loxton Pioneer Playground

Sports and Recreation Facilities

Distance from: 0.3 kms | Price from: Free

A modern, creative and exciting play space offering loads of fun for children of all ages and abilities. Do you...

There are two sealed boat ramps, plus a pontoon.

Loxton Boat Ramp Reserve

Natural Attractions Sports and Recreation Facilities

Distance from: 0.7 kms | Price from: Free

The town boat ramp and pontoon is a popular launch spot for watersports and swimmers. There are two sealed ramps...

There is a short walking trail on the island.

Snake Island

National Parks and Reserves Natural Attractions

Distance from: 0.6 kms | Price from: Free

Known by locals as 'Snake Island', this small area can be accessed via a footbridge. There is picnic seating on...

Entrance to main street East Terrace Loxton

East Terrace, Loxton

Shopping and Markets

Distance from: 0.1 kms | Price from: Not Available

The Riverland’s best shopping strip!Loxton is a vibrant town nestled on the south bank of the Murray River. At its...

Eagle tree sculpture

Loxton Tree sculptures

Parks and Gardens

Distance from: 0.7 kms | Price from: Free

Lopped Aleppo Pine trees provided the opportunity for the trunks to be sculptured into public art. Riverland artist Tim Baulderstone...

It is believed the tree stands at the site of William Loxton

Loxton’s Pepper Tree

Historical Sites and Heritage Locations Landmarks and Buildings Natural Attractions Parks and Gardens

Distance from: 0.4 kms | Price from: Free

There is more than one version of the 'pepper tree story'. However, it is possible this tree was planted in...

The large hill is a favourite feature of the track.

Loxton BMX Track

Sports and Recreation Facilities

Distance from: 1.4 kms | Price from: Free

This off road track can be accessed from the main road (Bookpurnong Terrace) near the town's lawn tennis courts and...

Free campsites are available along the riverfront.

Milich’s Landing and Daisy Bates Reserve

Historical Sites and Heritage Locations Natural Attractions Parks and Gardens

Distance from: 6.4 kms | Price from: Free

Pioneering midwife Ernstine Pauline Milich helped deliver more than 200 babies in the 1900s, including 14 of her own children....

The two historic gravestones marking the resting place of two local children.

Pioneer Landing Drive Graves

Historical Sites and Heritage Locations Landmarks and Buildings

Distance from: 2.8 kms | Price from: Free

At the junction of Pioneer Landing Drive and Kingston Road - heading towards Habel's Landing -stand gravestones marking the resting...

The nearby shelter contains seating and barbecue facilities.

Loxton Skate Park

Sports and Recreation Facilities

Distance from: 0.8 kms | Price from: Free

Set within the Loxton sporting grounds area, this large and challenging concrete skate park is suitable for skateboards, scooters, roller...

An octagonal stone rotunda in the middle of Loxton

Loxton Soldiers Memorial Rotunda

Historical Sites and Heritage Locations Landmarks and Buildings

Distance from: 0.0 kms | Price from: Free

Standing proudly in the middle of Loxton’s main street, this rotunda was built in honour of the local soldiers who...

The small cemetery was used prior to the opening of the Bookpurnong Lutheran Church.

Kaesler Landing Cemetery

Historical Sites and Heritage Locations Landmarks and Buildings

Distance from: 6.9 kms | Price from: Free

This small fenced cemetery was used prior to the opening of the nearby Bookpurnong Lutheran Church Cemetery and contains a...

Rilli Reserve has a number of free riverfront campsites.

Rilli Reserve

Natural Attractions Sports and Recreation Facilities

Distance from: 6.5 kms | Price from: Free

This area provides public access to the Murray River, a sealed boat ramp and car park, plus numerous nearby free...

The sculpture is situated in a landscaped garden area.

Avro Anson Crash Memorial

Landmarks and Buildings Parks and Gardens

Distance from: 0.8 kms | Price from: Free

This replica Avro Anson W2481 aircraft display honours the lives of the four RAAF members who died when their plane...

The Pines

Pines Loxton Historic House and Garden

Entertainment Venues Galleries, Museums and Collections Historical Sites and Heritage Locations Landmarks and Buildings Parks and Gardens

Distance from: 0.3 kms | Price from: $10.00

Once the home of a prominent local family and built in 1909, this historic six room sandstone villa and its...

This soldier was carved from a Norfolk Island pine tree in 2019.

Loxton RSL Sub-Branch Memorial Room

Galleries, Museums and Collections

Distance from: 0.4 kms | Price from: $0.00

The Memorial Room, which was officially opened in 2018 by His Excellency The Governor of South Australia The Honourable Mr...

Habel

Habel’s Bend

Natural Attractions

Distance from: 2.0 kms | Price from: Free

This sharp right-angled bend in the river is named after local pioneering farmer Emil Wilhelm Habel who settled just a...

The grassy riverfront area is dotted with large gum trees.

Loxton Apex Park

Natural Attractions Parks and Gardens

Distance from: 0.5 kms | Price from: Free

This grassed area, with barbecue and shaded seating areas is a popular picnic spot for locals and visitors. The riverfront...

River Red Chairs

River Red Chairs

Landmarks and Buildings

Distance from: 0.1 kms | Price from: Free

Discover River Red Chairs at 8 special locations in and around Loxton revealing beautiful river views, hidden treasures and places...

Situated on the clifftop above Habel

‘Heaven’ Clifftop Viewpoint

Natural Attractions

Distance from: 2.1 kms | Price from: Free

Referred to as 'heaven' by locals, this clifftop viewpoint above Habel's Bend provides a vantage point to look out along...

Conservation and heritage walk

Loxton Community Conservation & Heritage Park

Parks and Gardens

Distance from: 0.7 kms | Price from: Free

This community project features an early homestead ruin, diverse native plants, manicured lawns, garden beds and ornamental fruit trees. The...

The large white stone cairn sits proudly at the end of East Terrace.

Sturt Memorial

Landmarks and Buildings Natural Attractions

Distance from: 0.4 kms | Price from: Free

Standing tall at the end of East Terrace, this large white stone cairn marks Captain Charles Sturt's passing through the...

There are barbecue facilities and a shelter, plus a playground.

Lions Park

Parks and Gardens Sports and Recreation Facilities

Distance from: 1.7 kms | Price from: Free

This spacious lawn park is dotted with impressive gum trees. There are barbecue facilities and a shelter, along with nearby...

The garden

Allen Hosking Memorial Garden

Parks and Gardens

Distance from: 0.2 kms | Price from: Free

The garden’s namesake, Allen Hosking was a well-known Loxton sportsman, volunteer and community leader. During the 1950s and 1960 he...

Loxton

Loxton’s Tree of Knowledge

Natural Attractions

Distance from: 1.6 kms | Price from: Free

View at a glance how severely a high river can affect this region. By studying the high river levels on...

Each of the sculpture

Counterbalance

Landmarks and Buildings

Distance from: 0.9 kms | Price from: Free

This impressive sculpture was commissioned to acknowledge Loxton's Centenary of Proclamation in 2007. Each of the sculpture's 10 glass plates...

Loxton Historical Village

Galleries, Museums and Collections Historical Sites and Heritage Locations

Distance from: 0.4 kms | Price from: $6.00

The Village, Loxton has an aura of old world charm. When entering The Village you will feel like you have...