Top things to do in Murray Bridge

Zoo in Murray Bridge

Monarto Zoo

About 14km west of Murray Bridge, this excellent open-range zoo is home to Australian and African beasts including cheetahs, meerkats, rhino, zebras and giraffe (and the photogenic offspring thereof). A hop-on/hop-o…
Sculpture in Murray Bridge

Bunyip

Down on the riverbank, lurking in a gloomy cave, Mulyawonk the bunyip has been terrifying small children since 1972. Press the button and see him emerge – a bald and blood-shot beast, belching and groaning, rising f…
Bakery in Murray Bridge

McCue's Bakery

A good old-fashioned country bakery, selling a dizzying array of pies, lamingtons, custard tarts, pasties, sausage rolls, chocolate donuts and luminous cream buns. The mobile pie cart serves hot dinners (baked potat…
Gallery in Murray Bridge

Murray Bridge Regional Gallery

This is the town's cultural epicentre, a great little space housing touring and local exhibitions: paintings, ceramics, gorgeous glassware, jewellery and prints. A terrific diversion on a rainy river afternoon.
Pub Food in Murray Bridge

Murray Bridge Hotel

There are plenty of rambling old pubs around town, but the stately Murray Bridge Hotel is your best bet for a feed, with roasts, sticky BBQ ribs, beef-and-beer pies and more seafood than steaks. Reasonable wine list…
Music in Murray Bridge

Murray Bridge Jazz Festival

Three pan-weekend October days of big bands, bee-boppin' trios and Dixieland good times, with lots of gigs at the Murray Bridge Town Hall.