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Trail Interruptions At Murray Bridge

Old Murray Bridge Refurbishment Project

At Murray Bridge there is bridge remediation work on the main bridge, with contractors having fenced off under the bridges. The LFT cannot be followed from Sturt Reserve to the Murray Princess dock. Currently Detours are being investigated and will be published once defined, (most likely on footpaths along the roads). This work will continue …

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Clare Valley – Wine & Wilderness Trail – Stage 5 Opening – 16th Oct 2022

Clare Valley - Wind & Wilderness Trail - Stage 5 Opening - 16th Oct 2022

The Trail Builders of the ‘Clare Valley – Wine & Wilderness Trail’ (CVWWT) are proud to announce the ‘Opening of ‘Stage 5’ of the Clare Valley – Wind & Wilderness Trail on Sunday 16th Oct 2022. Starting at 9am from Taylors Wines Auburn. finish at Pauletts Wines, Polish Hill River. BBQ Lunch & drinks. Approx …

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Mid Murray Council Community Project Grant Will Improve Lavender Cycling Trail Tourism Access

Collins Road, Tungkillo, part of the Lavender Cycling Trail

South Australian Recreation Trails Inc (SARTI) Secretary, Helen Dominish is pleased to announce,“In August SARTI received the exciting news that we have received a $5,000 Community Project Grant from the Mid Murray Council (Facebook link). This will enable us to mark the Lavender Cycling Trail (Facebook link) for the sixty kilometres that it travels through …

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Plea For Walkers To Protect Our Trails, Properties & Environment

Lavender Federation Trail - SARTI Logo

Recently the South Australian Recreation Trails inc (SARTI) updated it’s ‘Trail information’ page, refining the statement about ‘BioSecurity’. At the time it was more thinking of the threat of spreading weeds and ‘Phytophthora’. Another recent very serious threat to the farming community (and many other industries) has emerged in Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) with …

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Mount Horrocks Section Has Developed Alternative Route During Fire Season To Keep You Walking!

Mount Horrocks Trail Closed During Fire Season - Town Map

Please note that the whole of the Lavender Federation Trail (LFT) is CLOSED ON TOTAL FIRE BAN DAYS. Bravo to Watervale’s David Spackman, who is a proud South Australian Recreation Trails Inc (SARTI) Board member and land owner along the LFT for working with other members of the SARTI Board to develop an alternative route …

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Rest A While With A View at the Mount Horrocks Lookout Spur Loop

Mount Horrocks Trail - Lookout Seat & Interpretive Sign

Congratulations to the Watervale Community and local resident and land owner David Spackman for installing a lovely bench seat at the top of the loop trail for the Mount Horrocks Lookout. The Loop Trail is accessible from Watervale and is now part of the Clare Short Walks set. Although the Loop Trail is only 900m …

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