Mannum - Places to See


Paddle Steamer Marion
Located on the riverfront at Randell St this historic paddlesteamer was constructed in 1897 and used as a pleasure craft on Lake Alexandrina before being brought to Mannum where it has been restored to operating condition. It now operates as a passenger vessel. For details contact (08) 8569 2733.

Mary Ann Reserve
Named after the first paddlesteamer to ply the Murray River, this park with its attractive 'band rotunda' picnic settings has the original pumping engine from the PS Mary Ann as well as a replica of the small whaleboat which Sturt rowed down the Murray to Lake Alexandrina.

Scenic Lookout
Located at the end of Crawford Crescent above the Bird Sanctuary this lookout offers excellent views over the Murray River and the town.

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