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Ferry locations and operational status
Ferry service operates 24 hours per day, 7 days a week at each location unless a temporary closure is in place. There is no charge to the public for the service.
Above lock 1
Upstream - Paringa Bridge
Upstream: Kingston Bridge
Upstream - Waikerie Ferry
Upstream - Cadell Ferry
Below lock 1
Upstream - Blanchetown Bridge
|Tailem Bend Ferry|
|Upstream: Swanport Bridge and Downstream: Wellington Ferry|
|Wellington Ferry||Fully operational||Upstream: Tailem Bend Ferry and Downstream: Narrung Ferry (for access to the Narrung Peninsula only)|
|Narrung Ferry||Fully operational|
Upstream - Swan Reach ferry
There will be a temporary interruption to the Purnong Ferry service from 10 am to 12.30 pm on Wednesday 22 January 2020 (weather permitting).
The disruption is due to DPTI undertaking works to replace the main ferry module.
Upstream - Walker Flat ferry
Mannum #1 downstream
Mannum #12 Upstream Ferry
Mannum #2 upstream
|Alternative crossings will be at the Mannum Downstream Ferry.|
River Murray ferry locations map
* Flap extensions have been installed on the Mannum (downstream) ferry, reducing width capacity to 3.5 metres.
Mannum ferry (upstream and downstream) service looking across the Murray River towards Mannum township.
Contact numbers for ferries
|Ferry crossing||Ferry location phone numbers||Ferry location mobile phone|
|Purnong||8570 4274||0484 704 274|
|Cadell||8540 3203||0447 678 159|
|Lyrup||8583 8278||0439 461 401|
|Mannum||8569 1839||0457 691 839|
|Morgan||8540 2197||0439 510 259|
|Narrung||8574 0028||0458 740 028|
|Swan Reach||8570 2062||0459 552 062|
|Tailem Bend||8572 3880||0488 723 880|
|Waikerie||8541 4287||0439 415 849|
|Walker Flat||8570 8189||0488 608 189|
|Wellington||8572 7077||0476 542 077|