The Murray is flowing across the Victorian border at 60Gl/ day and is now estimated to peak at 90 or 95 in Late November/Early December. While this means different things to different regions of the river, we can attest to it being a sensational time in the Riverland.
As the main channel overflows into the Wetlands, myriad backwaters are filling with water. This is not a flood; it’s the natural filling of dry streams and lagoons that depend on spring flows for rejuvenation. It attracts the birds, fish and wildlife into scenic areas that many people never dreamed existed.
Some of our usual loop trails are going to be out of action for a while but we have the most amazing downstream trip lined up for those who want a very special paddle.