Family Activities in Berri SA

Berri is the heart of South Australia’s Riverland, there is always something fun to see or do! Whether you want to have an adventure, do something you’ve never done before, eat local food or drink fine wine, Berri is the place for you. Stay with us at the Big River Motor Inn or the Berri Hotel and discover our unique accommodation options! With many attractions on offer, take the whole family to the Riverside town this spring. Read on to uncover our guide to family activities in Berri SA.

Canoe Adventures 

The Riverland is perfect to go on a canoe camping adventure! No previous canoeing experience is necessary and you will be taught basic skills prior to the tour commencing. They can also give you insider tips on finding the perfect camping spots and the best routes to paddle along. Win win!

Photo Credit: Canoe Adventures

Photographer: Karen Werner

View the River from horse back

Only a 45 minutes’ drive from Berri is Benson Park, just outside of Waikerie. The park offers horse trail rides that will take you to the best secret River viewing point. Riding through Mallee bush and River flats, let the horses do the work over undulating terrain.

Photo Credit: Department for Environment and Water

Monash Adventure Park

Just a 10 minute drive from Berri is kid heaven! Monash Adventure Park provides fun for all ages including crazy leaning towers, a Burmese rope bridge, wave bridge, mini basketball, flying fox, slippery dip and lots more. Take your family wandering through the huge maze, with its high walls, secret doorways and little playground hidden inside.

Photo Credit: South Australian Tourism Commission
Photographer: James Knowler

Where to stay?

  • Big River Motor Inn: Supplying motel style accommodation in Berri, offering a variety of standard and family rooms. Swim, golf, rest and relax whilst overlooking the picturesque golf course, book your stay today!
  • Berri Hotel: Experience the hotel’s stunning location offering a range of accommodation, facilities and services. The perfect venue for your next family getaway, book your stay today!