25 Nov 2011
The Rowing SA Biennial Riverland Regatta will be held on the River Murray on Saturday 3 and Sunday 4 December.
The event organiser has been granted a licence to restrict access to the river where the event will be held.
This restriction will be from 400 metres downstream of the Tower Tavern to two kilometres upstream from the Tower Tavern during the following times:
- 10am to 5pm on Saturday 3 December 2011
- 8am to 3pm on Sunday 4 December 2011
Following are a number of conditions included with the licence:
- a buoyed access corridor with a maximum speed of 4 knots will be maintained on the south eastern side of the river to allow safe passage to other river users
- there must be sufficient duty boats in attendance for the whole period of the licence to assist members of the public to navigate safely past the area.
For information on the event view the Rowing SA website.