International Dark Sky Status for Mid Murray

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The River Murray Dark Sky Reserve has officially received international status today.

From Bowhill to Blanchetown, the 3,200 square kilometre area is one of only three recognised reserves in the Southern Hemisphere, one of 15 in the world and the first in Australia.

Mid-Murray Landcare SA Chair Chris Tugwell joins Jennie Lenman to explain  the significance of the recognition.



Photos of Sky in Reserve by @row_an_james, supplied by Commshake