SOUTHERN FLINDERS RANGES

Southern Flinders Ranges Wineries

The Southern Flinders Ranges is home to some great winieries. Ripe juicy Shiraz, lively Cabernet Sauvignon, fruity Sangiovese, spicy Tempranillo, rasberry & cherry flavoured Nebbiolo, lush Merlot - we have them all! Even some vintage Riesling and Semillon to try. The roads are longer between our cellar doors, but the rewards are great. Visit the 5 cellar doors in the Southern Flinders wine region: The Stone Hut Bakehouse, Blesing's Garden cellar door, Bartagunyah Wines, Bundaleer Wines at the North Star Hotel at Melrose & Remarkable View Wines in Murraytown.

Other Attractions

The Southern Flinders Ranges tourism region stretches in an easterly direction from the recreational waters of Spencer Gulf and incorporates the scenic Southern Flinders Ranges. The Ranges are best known for their natural beauty. The spectacular gorges offer their own magnificence and character and are easily accessible by well marked walking trails. The lush environment of Wirrabara and Bundaleer Forests remain a popular choice for relaxing picnics and bush walking. The Southern Flinders Ranges also hosts one of the safest fishing destinations in South Australia offering excellent opportunities for recreational fishing and crabbing. Along with all of these exciting attractions the Southern Flinders Ranges has developed an enviable reputation as a cycling destination. Whether your taste runs to mountain biking, BMX, recreational cycling or road cycling it is all here in the Southern Flinders.

There is accommodation available to suit all budgets from Caravan Parks and Cabin Parks featuring deluxe ensuite cabins and shady campsites by the creek to Bed and Breakfast properties feature that old style country hospitality and intimacy for couples. Farm stays are a popular choice for visitors looking for that unique holiday experience. Hotels and Motels also offer a comfortable, affordable night's stay.

Also on offer is a wonderful variety of unique shopping experiences. Each township features locally produced art and crafts and a variety of gourmet food produce, including Australia's creamiest ice-cream, Golden North. Dining out is always a treat. You can share a beer and hearty counter meal in any one of our friendly pubs or drop into one of our cafe's. Perhaps you'd prefer a kangaroo meat pie from the Old Bakery, or drop into the North Star Hotel for that special occasion. You may want to stick around for the Wirrabara Farmer's Producer's market or drop into Caputo's Fish Shop for the catch of the day.

The region is home to some of the best Festivals and Events in Country South Australia! No matter what time of year you're planning a visit to the Southern Flinders Ranges, there's always an exciting event to catch. Check out the Award Winning Art Gallery in Port Pirie or the Northern Festival Centre, home to movies, theatre and comedy.

For more information, please contact the Port Pirie Regional Tourism & Arts Centre on 1800 000 424 or 8633 8700. Alternatively, email:tourism@pirie.sa.gov.au.