Happy Valley Reservoir now yours to explore

Thousands of keen kayakers, fishers and families have flocked to explore the Happy Valley Reservoir Reserve in Adelaide’s south, with the site opening for public access for the first time in more than a century.

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Plan your visit

Reservoir reserves are closed on Total Fire Ban Days

Our reservoir reserves are closed for your safety when a Total Fire Ban Day is declared.

Ahead of visiting a reservoir reserve, please check the CFS website for fire danger ratings or follow us on Facebook for alerts about which sites are closed depending on the affected fire ban district.