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Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary

via Cople Rd, Arkaroola SA 5732

Located 600km north of Adelaide and 130km east of Leigh Creek, and in the ruggedly spectacular northern Flinders Ranges, this 610sq km multi award-winning Wilderness Sanctuary, operated by the Sprigg family, contains some of Australia's most spectacular mountain views and offers numerous Advanced Ecotourism accredited guided tours. Arkaroola features rugged mountains, towering granite peaks, magnificent gorges and mysterious waterholes, the home to over 160 species of birds and the shy and endangered Yellow-footed Rock-wallaby.

Arkaroola is a mecca for bushwalkers and four wheel drivers. The spectacular Advanced Ecotourism accredited rugged 4WD Ridgetop Tour is world famous; journey to the depths of ancient seabeds and across razor-back ridges and peaks of the Flinders Ranges most rugged mountains to the magnificent climax at Sillers Lookout.

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Robe Hotel

Mundy Terrace, Robe SA 5276

The Robe Hotel is a classically built Hotel where rooms have their own balcony overlooking Guichen Bay. Conveniently located, we are within easy walking distance to Robe village and the stunning Robe beaches. An early riser at Guichen Bay is treated to nature's greatest spectacle. You wake in the morning peace, you sit quietly on your own private balcony, there's a slight breeze and the sea is the most aqua of hue....a good place to plan your stay.

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Eldo Hotel

Kotara Crescent, Woomera SA 5720

The ELDO Hotel offers both budget and deluxe accommodation and is one of the largest hotels in outback South Australia.. The hotel has over 270 rooms and offers affordable deluxe ensuite rooms, budget and backpacker accommodation as well as self catering apartments. Licensed bar, gaming room, food services and conference & meeting rooms are available. Located just off the Stuart Highway and within walking distance to the shops, swimming pool and Heritage centre.

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My Place - Adelaide Backpackers Hostel

257 Waymouth Street, Adelaide City SA 5000

Fully refurbished clean hostel in a great city location near trendy pubs and bars. Mixed Dorms from $20.00 per night. Twins & Doubles from $54.00 per night. All prices include Breakfast. FREE pick up from the bus and train station Travel desk,Internet access, Kitchen, FREE DVD Movies, TV and Cable, FREE Sauna, NEW Comfy beds, mattress, linen and quilts, NEW Bathrooms, FREE carpark, Job recruitment agent on site, washing machine, Balcony to relax.

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Adelaide Central YHA

135 Waymouth Street, Adelaide City SA 5000

The Adelaide Central YHA hostel is located in the heart of the city overlooking picturesque Light Square.

Fully Air-conditioned, large self-catering kitchen, dining room, TV room, free linen, free video hire, free tea/coffee, free rice, free luggage storage, 24-hour internet access and 24-hour staff and security access. Backpack size lockers for every bed. Group facilities with conference room and separate facilities, special group rates on application. Onsite YHA Travel Agency for all hostels, tour and travel bookings at best prices.

Adelaide Central YHA hostel won the South Australia Tourism award for 'Best Backpacker Accommodation' 2003, 2004 and 2005

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Jetty Caravan Park Normanville

Jetty Road, Normanville SA 5204

The park is located on the Fleurieu Peninsula, South Australia, and just 75 km south of Adelaide's GPO. The Southern Expressway and major roads make it a short trip to Normanville and our park. The Caravan Park is on the beach and an easy 10 minutes walk to the town centre. From here it is 30 minutes drive to Cape Jervis and the Kangaroo Island Ferry, Victor Harbor and the McLaren Vale wine region.

The park offers the traveller a variety of accommodation from Executive Cabins, Deluxe Cabins to a Budget Accomodation catering for small groups to backpackers. Caravan and camping sites are located amongst sandhills and trees offering protection from the elements. There is a new open plan Camp Kitchen with TV, dining areas and open fire makes this a very tempting place to stay.

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Glenelg Beach Hostel

1-7 Moseley Street, Glenelg SA 5045

Glenelg Beach Hostel provides quality Backpacker accommodation at Adelaide's premier beach. Centrally located only metres from the beach, many bars, cafes, restaurants, shops, a cinema and museums. Close to transport, a short tram ride takes you into the busy centre of Adelaide featuring the famous Central Markets, great bands and entertainment, museums and art galleries. Offering dormitory style accommodation and a range of private rooms. All bedrooms are spacious with very comfortable beds with quilts (no bunk beds). Light breakfast is included, complimentary tea/coffee and free WiFi. Other facilities include fully-equipped kitchen, internet facilities, bar, TV room and laundry facilities.

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Adelaides Shakespeare Backpackers International Hostel

123 Waymouth Street, Adelaide City SA 5000

Located in the heart of the backpacker precinct, very close to all the facilities Adelaide has to offer. Easy walking to just about anywhere in Adelaide city, with easy transport options to bus, rail and air terminals close by. Accommodation, bedding and linen at Shakespeare's are modern, comfortable, clean and freshly laundered. Air conditioned, carpeted throughout and every room has a window. Large modern kitchen with gas cooking plus crockery, cutlery and appliances are supplied.

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Mylor YHA

Whitehead Road, Mylor SA 5153

Mylor Youth Hostel is a modern purpose built bush style youth hostel made of sawn pine and jarrah located in the Mylor Recreation Park. Close to Engelbrook Flora Reserve, Jupiter Creek Goldfields, Warrawong Wildlife Sanctuary and historic Hahndorf. Full kitchen and dining facilities including electric stove and oven, microwave and refrigerator. Comfortable living areas with heating.

Located on the Heysen Trail and surrounded by horse studs and farms. The hostel is large and spacious with excellent kitchen and dining facilities.

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14 Seafarers Crescent, Robe SA 5276

Anroka is the quintessential beach front abode. This two storey home has been cleverly equipped into two self contained apartments (not for separate rental). Lovingly maintained Robe accommodation and restored by family this is an absolute treasure located right in the heart of Robe. A short stroll to cinema, restaurants, cafes and shopping in one direction or the walking track to Long Beach in the other. Perfect for a romantic hideaway, family getaway or extended family great escape.

Guest Rating 5/5 March 2012 'very good lots of crockery glassware etc 2 tvs everthing you would want we had the property with our son wife their 2 children our daughter husband and little baby all worked out very well.'

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Limestone Hill

Hicks Road, Clare SA 5453

Limestone Hill is nestled in a 22 acre vineyard just 3 km out of Clare in the pretty Armagh Valley. Close to the wineries of Clare, art galleries restaurants and shopping.

This property has three bedrooms with queen size beds and one bedroom with two single beds. Luxurious bed linen and towels are provided with quality fittings and decor to make your stay thoroughly enjoyable. For adults only.

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Port Elliot Beach House YHA

13 The Strand, Port Elliot SA 5212

Port Elliot Beach House YHA, on South Australia's spectacular Fleurieu Peninsula, is in a breezy, historic building. It offers very comfortable budget accommodation, with shared dorms, double/twin and family rooms.

The hostel has 270-degree views and the beach is just a short stroll across the road.

A self-catering kitchen and spacious lounge/dining area provide plenty of options for relaxing, unwinding and breathing in the sea air.

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Whyalla Caravan Park

Mullaquana Road, Whyalla SA 5600

Whyalla Caravan Park, The Quiet Alternative is located on the south side of the city, close to the main shopping centre, University, TAFE, sporting facilities and tourist attractions. It is peaceful, spacious and easily accessible from the Lincoln Hwy. Our sites are large, many of them drive-throughs, and are set amongst 6 acres of gardens. The Park offers a full range of air-conditioned accommodation including 2 bedroom self-contained cabins, ensuite units, onsite vans and powered sites to suit any budget. The Park facilities include BBQ area, camp kitchen, fishermans sink, laundry, LPG, kiosk and breakfast packs.

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Our House Backpackers

33 Gilbert Place, Adelaide City SA 5000

Located in the heart of Adelaide, make Our House YOUR house! With only a short walk to the main shopping precinct and entertainment - you just can't miss out on the newest Hostel in Adelaide! Featuring 13 rooms it is the newest prime spot to be. Trams, trains, and buses that will take you to our beautiful beaches or elsewhere, are right on your doorstep. Whether you stay for a night or a week, our friendly staff will help you feel right at home. Our comfortable common areas include a pool table, Foxtel, DVDs, and Nintendo Wii for everyone to enjoy. While you're relaxing, don't forget to try our South Australian made beers - available from reception!

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Trinity Haven Lutheran Camp

Trinity Haven Scenic Road, Tumby Bay SA 5605

Trinity Haven Lutheran Camp offers privacy and isolation for several families and large groups to stay together. Escape to popular seaside getaway located right on the beach situated 12 kilometres south Tumby Bay. The area surrounding the camp has coastal sand dunes, rocky headlands and secluded white sandy beaches with good fishing opportunities. The complex consists of comfortable sleeping quarters, fully equipped kitchen and hall with combustion fireplace to keep you cosy on those cold nights and toilet shower block, disabled facilities. The pergola area on the northern side of the hall is a great area for relaxing and enjoying the scenery. The lawn area is great for activities.

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Lyrabendi Farmstay

380 Blackett Road, Tailem Bend SA 5260

Lyrabendi Farmstay, set on a peaceful and private 76-acre property, offers self contained accommodation in a brand new luxurious log cabin with two person spa and a standard cabin. The property is six kilometres from Tailem Bend. Dogs are permitted with managerial permission as both the cabins have a fully fenced yard – must be kept on a leash. You are welcome to keep them inside with you (but please move the mats)

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Searest at Port Elliot

10A Basham Parade, Port Elliot SA 5212

At Searest Port Elliot discover beachfront family accommodation located in the heart of Horseshoe Bay. Searest is the perfect choice of family holiday accommodation at any time of the year, where you will enjoy uninterrupted views over beautiful Horseshoe Bay. Ideal for 2 families, Searest is a spacious beach house, with accommodation for up to 10 people. Searest is walking distance to Port Elliot's fine eateries and the shopping precinct. Enjoy a relaxing drink from the front balcony while overlooking Horseshoe Bay and beyond. The back balcony has a gourmet BBQ, where you can enjoy a sheltered meal with family and friends.

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The Old Mount Gambier Gaol

25 Margaret Street, Mount Gambier SA 5290

The Old Mount Gambier Gaol was opened as an old English gaol in 1866 and closed as a functioning prison in 1995.

The gaol was then converted into budget accommodation and experienced brief success as the “Jail Backpackers”. In October 2010, Mel and James took over the building, created their own business which now includes accommodation, functions and events.

Along with creating a new business Mel and James have also spent much time and effort cleaning, renovating and re-furbishing the gaol and it’s surrounds. With a strong sense of community and a focus on environmental sustainability Mel and James plan to cultivate and create a space which attracts people seeking unique accommodation, though also providing a meeting place for both locals and guests to learn, mingle and be entertained.

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Riesling Trail Cottages

12 Stanley Street, Clare SA 5453

Sitting on a 5 acre hillside block of natural bushland, or set between the Hutt River and the Riesling Trail, all just minutes from the Clare township, our cozy and comfortable cottages are your home away from home; outdoor areas for enjoying the surrounding countryside, BBQ facilities, award winning gardens and off road parking. You'll be sure to enjoy your stay whatever the weather; cozy in winter with a wonderful wood fire, or cool in summer with the comfort of air conditioning.

There are many attractions in and around Clare for you to explore, from gift shops to cafés, galleries to gardens! Or follow the Riesling Trail from just outside your front-door and let it guide you through the Clare Valley's picturesque countryside, not to mention right past some excellent cellar doors and restaurants! Make a day of it with a relaxing walk, or hire one of our bikes and zoom along in style!

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Meridian at Port Elliot

1/4 Hutton Street, Port Elliot SA 5212

Meridian Port Elliot, relax on the balcony with a long drink soaking up the beachfront sea views from Port Elliot to Victor Harbor.

Meridian accommodates up to five guests in two bedrooms and has relaxing furnishings and decor.

Meridian has many features for your entertainment including a PLASMA TV, books and magazines, a DVD/Video player and an extensive video library.

Meridian enjoy formal or balcony dining with panoramic views of the Port Elliot beachfront, Reverse Cycle Airconditioning, sleep soundly with whisper quiet ceiling fans in both bedrooms and the children will love the landscaped fully enclosed rear garden with lawn and verandah.

Meridian has a fully equipped kitchen with a Miele dishwasher, European appliances, a family sized fridge and filtered water on tap.

Meridian has a lovely downstairs bathroom with a spa and a walk in shower, perfect for older guests and children.

Meridian has two bedrooms, one with a queen sized bed and the other with three single beds (no bunks). There is also a port a cot at Meridian for the little one in your family.

Meridian has undercover off street parking and is generally pet friendly for one small companion pet (conditions apply). (We are unable to host pet stays during summer school holidays due to an agreement with neighbours).

During your stay enjoy the complimentary kitchen pantry, bathroom and laundry items supplied for your use.

Stroll to Horseshoe Bay or the Flying Fish Restaurant. You can enjoy fishing, swimming, boating, whale watching, golf, wine tasting, restaurants and shopping all minutes from your door.

Relax on your last day as our staff fully service our homes on each departure. This is a recipe for an unforgettable holiday. Try us and experience the difference!

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Southern Ocean Retreats - Ridgetop Retreats

Deep Creek Conservation Park, Deep Creek SA 5204

The Ridgetop Retreats represent a new benchmark in nature based holiday accommodation in South Australia and have been listed in the “Top 25 Short Breaks” in Australia

Designed by renowned architect Max Pritchard the Ridgetop Retreats have been custom built to take full advantage of their beautiful location in Deep Creek on the Fleurieu Peninsula and successfully blend sustainability with a high standard of comfort.

The Ridgetop Retreats have even been used as a case study in the development of design guidelines for sustainable tourism accommodation in both South Australia and Victoria.

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Victor Apartments - Surfs Up

2/10 Adare Avenue, Victor Harbor SA 5211

Surfs up is our 60’s surf style apartment decorated and inspired, it has an open plan kitchen, lounge dining area and hallway that leads onto three bedrooms. It has polished floor boards throughout with a large light and airy self contained kitchen. The kitchen leads to the open plan lounge and dining area that features a comfortable pull out couch, LCD TV and DVD player and retro dining table with chairs. The open plan area is very comfortable spacious room that has ceiling to floor windows to take in the fabulous views. The views can be enjoyed through these windows or on the large hardwood deck that leads of the open plan lounge room. The deck has a lovely outdoor table that meals can be enjoyed upon whilst relaxing and taking in the views.

The bedrooms feature a queen bed in the master bedroom and two single beds in the second and third bedroom. They all have views of the sea or garden and have been tastefully decorated with colours influenced by the beach surroundings.

There is a large modern bathroom that has a washing machine and laundry facilities. The views at “Surfs up” are spectacular, they capture the ocean, Granite Island, the bluff and township of Victor Harbor. This spacious comfortable apartments is perfect for couples, families or anyone looking for a fabulous vacation in a beach apartment. It is a very fun, bright cheery apartment with a retro beach look and feel.

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Ruby's Robe Cottage

21 Sturt Street, Robe SA 5276

Nestled in the historic fishing village of Robe, Ruby's Robe Cottage offers its guests modern facilities coupled with old world charm.

Upon arrival Ruby's guests are greeted with a complimentary bottle of Coonawarra wine; savour it next to the cosy open fire.

After a restful nights sleep a gourmet breakfast hamper can be enjoyed in Ruby's sunroom or in the cottage garden.

The winsome charm of Ruby's Robe Cottage will linger long after your visit.

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Southern Vales Bed And Breakfast

13 Chalk Hill Road, McLaren Vale SA 5171

Southern Vales Bed & Breakfast is a 20 year old colonial style home with full return verandah, set on a one and a half acre property. Located in the heart of McLaren Vale, our close proximity to major wineries and the town centre is a proven favourite with guests.

We have put together this website to show you some of the key features we have to offer, and to provide a little insight into the wonders of McLaren Vale and the Fleurieu Peninsula. Please feel free to browse and take a look around. If there is something we have not covered, or you would just like to know more, please do not hesitate to contact us.

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Kangaroo Island Seaside Inn

7 Cygnet Road, Kingscote SA 5223

A country style motel situated on the shore of the beautiful Nepean Bay in Kingscote, 20 rooms all with oceans views. Only 10 min walk from the town centre & the restaurant is open daily for breakfast. We are ideally situated for touring to all parts of the island pick up daily from the motel.

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CBD Hostel and Backpackers

23 Hindley Street, Adelaide City SA 5000

Located in the heart of Adelaide City CBD right on the most vibrate Street in Adelaide city with the Night Life.

The CBD Hostel & Backpackers is the perfect place for those looking for the Backpack location within the city central. Owner operated with friendly advise for your next trip to the outback or inter-state.

CBD Hostel & Backpackers, is the most convienced location backpackers in Adelaide all walking distance to China Town, Railway, Information Center, Rundle Mall, Muesum, Franklin bus station, Casino and many more.

CBD Hostel & Backpackers offers a range of accommodation options to suit all budgets. From family room, Private room to dormitories, all our rooms have ensuite bathroom and air-conditioning.

Our friendly staff are here to helps with you any inquiries, we also try to make our guests fell as home as possible and our cleanliness is our top priority so our guests have a comfortable place to relax.

Affordable without breaking your bank to stay within the city Central.

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Seppelt's of Seppeltsfield

Peter Seppelt Road, Seppeltsfield SA 5355

An historic Barossa winery has been restored to become “Seppelt’s of Seppeltsfield”. A luxurious Bed and Breakfast on Peter Seppelt’s Road located in the beautiful country side all within a 10 minute picturesque drive to Tanunda.

The original Trillers Winery, first built in the district in the mid 1860's is a two story heritage building that has been meticulously restored by owners, Frank and Susan Seppelt. They have maintained its unique original red gum beams and 46cm thick walls to restore this historic icon.

“Seppelt’s of Seppeltsfield” blends historic ambience, quality contemporary furnishings and boasts a king sleep maker bed with massage function, flat screen television all on a mezzanine floor. The cottage has a fully self catering kitchen with state of the art electronic fittings throughout. A wide sundeck overlooks vineyards and the nearby Seppelt's homestead with inset garden lighting to create a romantic atmosphere for the holiday maker. Enjoy an evening meal or a great Barossa wine while watching the sun go down. What better way than this to experience the Barossa at its best.

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Eagles Nest

9 John Street, Penola SA 5277

Eagles Nest provides backpacker accommodation for up to 40 persons, making it ideal for large groups, or individual stays.

The property has four person dormitories with bunk beds. All bedding is provided as well as a bag with crockery and cutlery. You will find a large communal kitchen with fridges, freezer, ovens and cook tops for self catering. There are separate female and male bathrooms.

Eagles Nest is within close proximity to town with adequate car parking making it an ideal base from which to explore Penola and surrounds. Great rates for weekly stays.

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Marion Bay Motel

Section 90, Stenhouse Bay Road, Marion Bay SA 5575

The new Marion Bay Motel has been tastefully designed to enhance the beauty of the seascape with natural products such as jetty pylons; natural timbers and planted out with lush water resistant plants. The Marion Bay Motel is 280km from Adelaide and is just off Stenhouse Bay Road, the main road from Warooka to Stenhouse Bay. Easy access is thru the Marion Bay Tavern main car park entrance. The Motel is located on Jetty Road, directly adjacent the tavern just as you drive into the town.

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Seaspell at Port Elliot

10 Basham Parade, Port Elliot SA 5212

Seaspell at Port Elliot is a landmark two storey beach house accommodating up to 10 guests.

Situated on the Fleurieu Peninsula only an hours drive from Adelaide or the Kangaroo Island Cape Jervois Ferry, Seaspell at Port Elliot is an easily accessible luxury get a way destination.

Seaspell at Port Elliot offers the finest in luxurious beachfront holiday accommodation, featuring unsurpassed sea views from the lounge/dining area, master bedroom and balcony.

Seaspell at Port Elliot is perfect as a romantic or honeymoon destination, wedding venue, for your family holiday, special reunion or corporate conference facility.

Imagine being able to watch the dolphins in the Bay, or the kids swimming as you sip a cool drink on the balcony.

While staying at Seaspell Port Elliot, ride your bike along the Encounter Way bike track which passes right out front. Catch the historic Cockle Train to Goolwa to see the mighty Murray River, or visit Victor Harbor for a Granite Island Penguin tour, or a game of golf on the world class Victor Harbor public golf course.

Dine in beachfront style at the famous Flying Fish cafe situated just 100m away from Seaspell Port Elliot or stroll along past the Port Elliot Caravan Park to marvel at the beauty of the Basham Beach Coastal Nature Park.

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Wirrabara Schoolhouse YHA

Forest Road, Wirrabara SA 5481

Wirrabara Rent-A-YHA is currently being upgraded and is therefore not available for bookings during November 2012 to April 2013.

A piece of Australian rural history, the Wirrabara YHA hostel is located in the rugged Flinders Ranges, and was originally the local community school house built in 1880. Modern facilities include electric stove and oven, microwave, heating, shower and toilets. Give it a go - rent the whole hostel for a night or two, or stay a whole week!

Due to bushfire safety requirements, minimum group booking 2 people, guests must have own car, access to mobile phone & radio for weather reports.

$60 surcharge long weekends, minimum stay 2 nights

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Adelaide Motel and Backpackers

262 Hindley Street, Adelaide City SA 5000

The Adelaide Motel And Backbackers is the best and most affordable motel and backpacker accomodation in Adelaide. Whether you need to stay in Adelaide for a day or a week, we have rooms to suite all budgets.

Jamestown Golf Club

Range Road, Jamestown SA 5491
The Jamestown Golf Club is 18 holes, par 70 course with scrapes. It has an Australian Course Rating of 67 and is 5,796 metres long. This challenging and well-designed golf course is set in the scenic Bundaleer Forest Reserve. Open for competition during the winter months, ladies play on Wednesday and men on Saturday. Green fee players are very welcome as you are able to play at your own pace and enjoy this picturesque course....

Campbelltown Moonlight Markets

Thorndon Park, Adelaide SA 5001
The Campbelltown Moonlight Markets at Thorndon Park offers a wonderful experience with over 100 artisan stalls, 15 food outlets, entertainment and children's activities with the Adelaide Crows Giant Kicking Inflatable to test your skills and arts and craft workshops. Watch the sun go down over the reservoir whilst discovering what the market has to offer. The market is held on the first Friday in November, December, February and March....
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Jessies Cottage

15 Clarke Street, Penola SA 5277
Jessie's Cottage is a restored 1890s cottage in the heart of historic Penola, just a short drive or cycle to the famous Coonawarra wine region. The cottage has been renovated and restored and now offers accommodation for up to four in two bedrooms each with comfortable beds, goose down doonas and hand-made patchwork quilts. You will love the cosy open fire, as well as a reverse-cycle air-conditioning, flat screen television, DVD. There are plenty of books to read and playing cards. Laundry facilities are located in the bathroom. You will enjoy generous provisions supplied for a full cooked breakfast, with home-made jams, plunger coffee and home-made biscuits. Jessie's Cottage is set in its own pretty garden so you can sit on the front veranda for your coffee in the morning, or sip a glass of wine and watch the sun go down over a vineyard and large gum trees in the evening. Local Penola attractions include cafes, restaurants, galleries, interesting shops, cellar door outlets and the Mary MacKillop Interpretive Centre, all just a short walk away....