Reservoirs

Opening up our reservoirs for recreational use

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Hope Valley Reservoir to open this summer
06 Sep. 2020

Hope Valley Reservoir to open this summer

Families and fitness lovers will soon be able to walk, cycle and explore the beautiful Hope Valley Reservoir for the first time in almost 150 years, with concept plans now approved for a range of recreational activities at the site.

Opening Hope Valley Reservoir
05 Sep. 2020

Opening Hope Valley Reservoir

Opening Hope Valley Reservoir! This summer, the gates will be opened for you to walk, cycle and explore through this beautiful outdoor environment. Hands up who’s excited?! The Marshall Liberal …
Solar installation set to begin at Happy Valley Reservoir
17 Aug. 2020

Solar installation set to begin at Happy Valley Reservoir

Works to install around 30,000 solar panels at Happy Valley Reservoir as part of SA Water’s Zero Cost Energy Future project start today – creating nearly 50 jobs during construction.

Happy Valley Reservoir is opening!
08 Jul. 2020

Happy Valley Reservoir is opening!

We’re opening the gates to Happy Valley Reservoir! Watch this for more! 🌿🚣🏼‍♀️🐝🚵🏼‍♂️🐠 To get involved and contribute your ideas visit: https://bit.ly/TellUs-HappyValleyReservoir Steve Murray MP, Member for Davenport …
New recreational trails to link Barossa reservoirs
04 Jun. 2020

New recreational trails to link Barossa reservoirs

More than 12,000 hectares of native bushland, plantation forests and conservation parks in the southern Barossa region will be available for recreational activity thanks to a network of new access trails opened today by the Marshall Liberal Government.

Myponga Reservoir fish stock - February 2020
05 Feb. 2020

Myponga Reservoir fish stock - February 2020

We’ve stocked Myponga Reservoir with fish! 🐟🐠🐟🐠🐟🐠🐟🐠 Over 60,000 of these little guys will now grow and breed to create an awesome and picturesque spot for fishing in South Australia. 🎣 This …
Rec fishers rejoice with Myponga Reservoir fish release
05 Feb. 2020

Rec fishers rejoice with Myponga Reservoir fish release

More than 90,000 native fish have been stocked at Myponga Reservoir, as part of the Marshall Liberal Government’s commitment to offer recreational activities at reservoirs across South Australia.

South Para success as reservoir opens to rave reviews
16 Dec. 2019

South Para success as reservoir opens to rave reviews

Visitors and locals in the Southern Barossa have voted with their feet to support opening the South Para Reservoir Reserve for public access, with more than 1200 people flocking to explore the site on the opening day.

South Para open for adventure
07 Dec. 2019

South Para open for adventure

This amazing space is has been unlocked for adventure. Walking, cycling, kayaking and fishing - it's all happening!

Kayaking and fishing at Happy Valley by 2021
17 Nov. 2019

Kayaking and fishing at Happy Valley by 2021

Happy Valley by name, and even happier valley by nature now we’re opening it up! By the end of 2021 you’ll be able to enjoy water-based activities like kayaking and fishing …