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The fairway at the Mannum Golf Club is a grassed open-air venue on Douglas Street at Mannum. The venue has been designed to enable us to comply with the current SA Government Restrictions, and this new 2021 venue has ample space for social distancing . All areas of this venue have view of the stage.

All patrons must bring a camp or folding chair to the event. ( No Chair No Entry ) Picnic Rugs are not permitted.

The venue will have two main zones. Both zones are replicated – each with their own bar, toilet, merchandise and food facilities. There are 5 areas located in each zone. Both zones have equal viewing of the stage.

Please arrive with your social group to ensure you enter the same zone together.

Dancing will be permitted at this event, but must be done so in front of your chair. There will be no set dancefloor or moshpit.

Patrons are encouraged to bring a camp chair / small rug to the event. All areas of this venue have view of the stage.


The event will be produced in accordance with the South Australian Health Guidelines. Please check back to  this website regularly for updates. Sounds by the River are in regular communication with Local and State Government health departments and we are 100% committed to providing you with a COVID Safe Event. For  contract tracing purposes all patrons entering the event must also QR scan or sign in. All patrons must follow the COVID Management Plan for this event. Prominent signage, Security and COVID Marshals will feature throughout the  site. 

Parking is available at the Mannum Football Oval, located on North Terrace. This is a very short walk from the Mannum Golf Club ( Across the road ). Bus Transfers from Adelaide Metro, Adelaide Hills, Murray Bridge and the Barossa are available from Link SA

A shuttle bus service will run from Arnold Carpark next to the Mannum Ferry from 12 noon, returning after the event. This is an unreserved cold coin service

Disabled parking is available in the Mannum Golf Club car park within close proximity to the event entry.  Please present your accreditation to Traffic Management officers who will provide you with access to car park. Once inside the venue, patrons may take advantage of a dedicated viewing area located approximately 50 metres from the stage. This area is unreserved and available for disabled patrons and their immediate carer
only. Sounds by the River accepts companion cards for an immediate carer attending the event with a disabled patron. Please present your accreditation at entry to gate staff. Patrons please note that this is an outdoor venue with some uneven surfaces and is open to the elements. If you require any assistance on the day please ask one of our staff or security.

The Box Office is located at the concert entry point and will be open 60 minutes prior to gates opening until the headline artist commences. Please have your ticket printed and ready for scanning at the gates.

The official ticketing agency for this show is Ticketmaster Australia. Sounds By The River takes no responsibility for any tickets purchased outside of Ticketmaster. Tickets purchased through third parties such as Viagogo, Ebay, Gumtree, Facebook etc are done so at the customers own risk. Fraudulent tickets will not be honoured

Gates Open 1.00pm 

Opening Act 1:30 – 2:00pm 

Chris Cheney 2:15 – 2.50pm 

Vika & Linda Bull 3:05 – 3:45pm 

Diesel Re Injected 4:05 – 4:55pm 

Jon Stevens 5:15 – 6:05pm 

Hoodoo Gurus 6:30 – 7:30pm 

Jimmy Barnes 8.00 – 9.30pm 

- Artist line up and playing times are subject to change. 

Picnic Rugs are not permitted

It is a condition of entry that all bags, chairs, eskies and personal belongings be presented to security staff  for inspection and scanning at entry. Patrons detected attempting to bring BYO Alcohol into the venue will be  refused entry / ejected without refund. Please note that this event also has a No Pass Out policy so please  come prepared for the full day. All patrons must scan or sign in as part of our Covid Safe plan for purposes of  contract tracing.

You may bring to this event: Camp Chair,  Sealed Still Bottled Water ( not carbonated ), Snack Foods, Small Esky or Cooler Bag, Rain Poncho, Non Professional Camera. It is also advised to bring a wide brimmed hat and sunscreen to the event.

Items strictly prohibited from entry: Picnic Rugs, Alcohol, Soft Drink & Non Alcoholic Beverages (apart from sealed still bottled water) Umbrellas, Glass, Metal Cutlery, Pets, Tables, Professional Cameras, Shade Structures, Tents, Offensive Clothing, MC Club Attire, Bicycles, Scooters, Food Dye.

This event will have a range of food available for purchase.  You may also bring snack foods with you.  A public bars will also operate for the event duration offering a range of Beer, Wine, Cider, Spirits and Non Alcoholic Beverages. Sugar Free options will also be available.

A large range of Artist and exclusive Tour Merchandise will be available for the event duration from the merchandising facility adjacent to the bar.


This venue is licensed all ages. All patrons under 18 years must be accompanied by a parent / guardian and remain in care at all times. Patrons under 6 years will be admitted free of charge with a paying Parent /Guardian.

This event is an open air concert that will proceed rain, hail or shine. In the very unlikely event of an event cancellation, all ticketholders will be advised via SMS, Email, Social Media as well as an update on this website. The event will only be cancelled if the site is deemed too dangerous to proceed / continue. This decision will be made by Event Management / Security / The Venue and Emergency Services. Patrons are advised to come prepared for the elements with appropriate attire, sunscreen, wide brimmed hat, jacket/poncho.

To stay up to date with this event please visit our Facebook page Red Hot Summer Tour and look for the  Sounds By The River Event. Please be aware of fake events on social media, and be advised that this  performance is not streamed on any platforms. Please also keep an eye on this website as we will be  updating any new information as the event nears. All ticket purchasers will receive an event information  email and sms in the week leading up to the concert.

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