Tailem Bend-Jervois ferry will close for maintenance on Thursday

Motorists crossing the River Murray will need to go the long way around.

The Tailem Bend-Jervois ferry will be closed for six hours on Thursday, November 11.

Maintenance will be undertaken on the ferry between 9am and 3pm, according to the Department of Infrastructure and Transport.

The nearest available River Murray crossings will be the Swanport Bridge and Wellington ferry.

The department thanked motorists for their patience.

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