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Opening up our reservoirs for recreational use

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Improved reservoir access just in time for Easter
14 Mar 2021

Improved reservoir access just in time for Easter

Two reservoirs each within an hour of metropolitan Adelaide will have improved recreational access just in time for Easter – providing a boost to regional tourism and supporting local jobs.

Forge a new trail at Myponga Reservoir
28 Jan 2021

Forge a new trail at Myponga Reservoir

More than three kilometres of new trails are now ready to be explored at the Myponga Reservoir Reserve as the Marshall Liberal Government continues to improve recreational access at South Australia’s reservoirs.

Happy Valley rolls out world’s largest re-deployable solar site
19 Dec 2020

Happy Valley rolls out world’s largest re-deployable solar site

The world’s largest fully moveable solar array is now taking shape at Adelaide’s Happy Valley Reservoir as part of an ambitious renewable energy initiative by SA Water to reduce its operating expenses and deliver significant environmental benefits to South Australia.

Hope Valley Reservoir now open to explore
13 Dec 2020

Hope Valley Reservoir now open to explore

For the first time in almost 150 years, the public can now explore Hope Valley Reservoir, ticking off yet another milestone in the Marshall Liberal Government’s plan to open up the state’s reservoirs.

Hope Valley Reservoir ready to open next month
07 Nov 2020

Hope Valley Reservoir ready to open next month

Hope Valley Reservoir in Adelaide’s north eastern suburbs will open to the public for the first time in its 150-year history in time for the summer school holidays.

Beekeepers buzzing at Mount Bold opportunity
04 Nov 2020

Beekeepers buzzing at Mount Bold opportunity

Beekeepers are set to have access to Mount Bold Reservoir Reserve for the first time in decades as the Marshall Liberal Government continues to open public land to the apiary industry.

Local businesses boom as a result of opening reservoirs
03 Oct 2020

Local businesses boom as a result of opening reservoirs

Business is booming for communities near reservoirs which have been recently opened for recreational access by the Marshall Liberal Government.

Myponga Reservoir Reserve reaches 50,000 milestone
03 Oct 2020

Myponga Reservoir Reserve reaches 50,000 milestone

Myponga Reservoir has officially welcomed the 50,000th visitor through its gates, further highlighting the success of the Marshall Liberal Government’s initiative to open South Australia’s reservoirs for recreational access.

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 …