South Australian Wooden Boat Festival 2023

Sporting Events

28 Apr 2023 to 30 Apr 2023 Biennial Event

The South Australian Wooden Boat Festival is a biennial festival held over two days and one evening at the historic river Port of Goolwa. 28th April 2023 – 30th April 2023

Goolwa is located on the Fleurieu Peninsula, a pleasant one hour drive south of Adelaide, South Australia. The Festival delivers an exciting mix of wooden boats, people, food, wine, and entertainment.

The on-water program is conducted within closed waters on the Murray River with boats participating safely in the Festival while providing a stunning display for spectators.

The on-land program including maritime displays, art exhibitions, children’s activities, music, regional food and wine and festival fare completes the festival atmosphere.


Bar Carpark Family Friendly Public Toilet

Internet Access

Free Wifi


Free Entry

Event Dates

Biennial Event

28 Apr 2023 to 30 Apr 2023

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Front of House

Beach River Shack

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Beach Point On Esplanade

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