Mannum Golf Club is a grassed open-air venue located on Douglas Street, Mannum. The venue will be set up  to enable us to comply with the current SA Government Restrictions. The venue has ample space for social  distancing . All areas of this venue have view of the stage.  



This event will run under the SA HEALTH Covid – 19 Events Framework / Guidelines and any restrictions imposed by Public Health. The following measures are in place for this event:


  • Vaccination is not mandated for this event. Vaccination status is not a requirement for entry.

  • Patrons may dance in front of their seats, or at the stage front dancefloor. 

  • Patrons must follow all directions of Covid Marshalls and Security Personell.

  • Please practice social distancing at all times and allow 1.5m between yourself and others.

  • Please practice good hygiene at all times, and take advantage of hand sanitizing stations located throughout the event.

  • Walkways must be kept clear at all times, please do not congregate in walkways at any time.


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 www.linksa.com 


Gold coin shuttle buses will commence at 11.00 a.m. from Arnold Park car park adjacent to ferry.  There are no bookings for these shuttles and is on a first in basis.  Multiple buses will operate however no times of arrival are guaranteed to the event.


Road closures have been implemented from 8am to 10.30 pm on Saturday 9th April for the following:

Hardy Street, Mannum between North Terrace and Douglas Street
Douglas Street, Mannum between Hardy Street and Hamilton Street
Boronia Street, Mannum between Douglas Street and Belvedere Road
Hamilton Street, Mannum from Douglas Street south


Disabled parking is available in the Mannum Golf Club Car Park within close proximity to the event entry. Once inside the venue, patrons may take advantage of a dedicated viewing area. 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 uneven surfaces, steep grounds and is open to the elements. 


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 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 12.30pm

Boom Crash Opera 12.40 – 1.10pm

Killing Heidi 1.25 – 2.00pm

Baby Animals 2.20 – 3.05pm

The Angels 3.30 – 4.15pm

Jon Stevens 4.40 – 5.25pm

The Living End 5.50 – 6.35pm

James Reyne 7.00 – 8.00pm

Hunters & Collectors 8.30 – 9.30pm

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



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, Small Picnic Rug, 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: 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 large range of food available for purchase. 
A public bar 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. ATM Cash Out is also available from ATM Machines located in this area. 


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 Sounds By The River. 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.