Home » » Regional Overview

Regional Overview

Millicent Gallery Exhibition

Feature Exhibition Margaret Henderson from Cleve leading Fabric painter and teacher, following her sellout exhibition of 2008.  Also featuring Live & Learn Craft Group contemporary quilters. Geltwood Festival 2011 Millicent Part Of The Geltwood Festival www.wattlerange.sa.gov.au



Adelaide

Sandwiched between the cool waters of the Southern Ocean and the fragrant Barossa Valley, Adelaide offers a world of choice in one city. The capital of South Australia is today a busy metropolis and a great staging post from which to explore the surrounding vineyards, historic towns and natural attractions of this beautiful part of
[continue reading…]



Barossa Goldfields

Did you know that Gold was first discovered in the Barossa in 1868! You can re-enact finding gold in ‘them there hills’ by coming along to Annual Re-Enactment Day organised by The Barossa Goldfields Historical Society (A Member of Friends of The Park Inc) The event is held on Fourth Sunday in September 9.30am until
[continue reading…]



McLaren Vale Wine Tour- Private or food & wine Tour

The History McLaren Vale is situated 40 kms south of Adelaide. The rolling vine-covered hills feed over 50 small, very individual wineries. The Region’s wines are described as the “middle palate of Australia” because they produce soft full flavoured wines. Each October the Bushing Festival takes place, during which colourful wine making characters introduce the
[continue reading…]



Tasting Australia 2012

Since its inception in 1997, Tasting Australia has become one of Australia’s most influential and best attended culinary festivals. The biennial event, which attracts some 50,000 people, is the perfect opportunity for food and drink professionals, the world’s food, drink and travel media, and the public to enjoy the best that the nation has to
[continue reading…]



Loxton Historical Village

Loxton Historical Village Alive Day Allan Hosking Drive, Loxton +61 8 8584 7194 www.loxtonhistoricalvillage.com.au Loxton’s unique award winning Village is situated on the riverfront at Loxton in the Riverland of South Australia, adjacent to Loxton’s main shopping area. The Village is a treasure trove of memories, experiences and exhibits from an era past. It captures
[continue reading…]



Riverland Harvest Festival

Riverland Harvest Festival and Great Grape Stomp Balfour Olgivy Road, Loxton North +61 8 8584 1369 www.lnorthps.sa.edu.au



Adelaide Hills Wine Tour – Half Day

We travel through the picturesque Adelaide Hills via the scenic Greenhill road. We may visit Tim Knappstein’s Lenswood vineyards or Ashton Hills winery tucked away in Ashton both produce some of the finest wines in Australia. We visit the Bridgewater Mill restaurant and winery, home to the world class Petaluma wines. We tour through the
[continue reading…]



Where to stay in Clare Valley

The Clare Valley is one of Australia’s oldest and most famous wine regions, in the Mid North of South Australia. It is one of the most scenic regions, presenting visitors with a series of small intimate valleys and magnificent views. The valley runs north-south, with Main North Road as the main thoroughfare, approximately 120 km
[continue reading…]



10 Reasons to visit Barossa

To visit the Barossa is to taste the good life … world-famous Barossa Shiraz and Eden Valley Riesling plus other premium wines, regional produce and acclaimed restaurants make this one of Australia’s most significant wine tourism regions. No other wine region in Australia has the rich European heritage of the Barossa. Strong links remain to
[continue reading…]



Millicent Market Day

Celebrity Chef Cook Off is on again.  Join in the fun, local produce, food and activities, lots to see and do! Meander along George and Davenport Streets and take time out to enjoy the exhibitions & window displays, have a coffee, browse the shops, participate in a demonstration or workshop, the choice is yours! Lots
[continue reading…]



Riverland Wine and Food Festival 2012

Celebrate Wine, Food and the Murray River 18 – 21 October 2012 The Riverland Wine and Food Festival celebrates the region’s rich wine and food culture. This gorgeous part of the Murray River provides an incredible setting for events, including the Riverland Wine and Food Festival’s MAIN EVENT held on Saturday, 20th October 2012. The
[continue reading…]



Barossa Vintage Festival 2011

The Barossa Vintage Festival is the largest and longest running wine tourism festival in Australia with a history spanning more than 6 decades. The Festival showcases the rich diversity of the Barossa wine region and includes Lyndoch Family Fun Day, Grape Treading Competition, Scarecrow trail through the Barossa Valley during Vintage Festival, Yalumba Harvest Market,
[continue reading…]



Lesley Williams – Unplugged

oct 26 On Tuesdays vocalist Lesley Williams and guitarist Matty Baluyot from Attack, perform a fusion of Pop, 
Jazz and Latin influenced music.
 
Relax after work on Fridays as Lesley and pianist, Jonathan Ruse from Attack, bring back the Ratpack! Lesley Williams and her accompanists draw from a huge selection of classics including songs from
[continue reading…]



Rodney Fox Shark Expeditions

Rodney Fox Shark Expeditions

Since pioneering shark cage diving over 40-years ago, Rodney Fox and his son Andrew have been at the very forefront of human interaction with great white sharks. As primary advocates for these creatures, their expeditions and research have educated the public and attracted adventurers from around the world.



Chandelier Bar Cabaret

Oct 6, Oct 13, Oct 20, Oct 27 Time : 17:30-21:00 After sell-out shows at the Adelaide Cabaret Festival, Lisa Adam is back to perform her tribute to Amy Winehouse. This brand new act, exclusive to the Chandelier Club takes you on touching journey through Amy’s colourful and brilliant musical career.  Every Thursday in October
[continue reading…]



Boutique winery Kellermeister shows Barossa Shiraz is still the Best in the World

Boutique Barossa winery Kellermeister’s flagship Shiraz, Wild Witch, has taken the world’s biggest international wine competition by storm, winning the Best Barossa Shiraz Trophy, Best Australian Shiraz Trophy and Best International Shiraz Trophy in London. The International Wine Challenge (IWC), the world’s largest wine competition, is often referred to as The Oscars of the Wine
[continue reading…]



Para Road Wine Path

The annual Para Road Wine Path (a meandering path along the Para River, Para Road, Tanunda) held in November always attracts a large crowd. The participating wineries – Peter Lehmann Wines, Stanley Lambert Wines, Langmeil Winery and Richmond Grove – put on a fabulous array of fine food, wine and entertainment for the whole family.
[continue reading…]



BEACH HOUSE -LOCK-IN AT GLENELG FORESHORE

FRIDAY NOVEMBER 11,2011 7 PM – 9PM (AGES 9-17 YEARS) $20.00 UNLIMITED ACCESS TO ALL ACTIVITIES TICKETS AVAILABLE AT DOOR UNLESS SOLD OUT Heated WaterSlides, Mini Gold Dodgem Cars, Bumper Boats, Carousel, Arcade Games FOOD, SNACKS, DRINKS AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE This is a 2 hour lock-in event – no passouts! No cigarettes, alcohol or drugs
[continue reading…]



Yangarra Post Harvest Picnic

Yangarra would like to invite you to their Post Harvest Picnic on Saturday April 28th, 2012. Hopefully the weather will be kind so you can bring a blanket & picnic and set yourself up on our lawns. Vintage 2012 has been fast and furious, yields have been low, and with the warm summer, ripening was expedited.
[continue reading…]



Two Stroke Johnny

Nov 12 With 5 years of experience, Adelaide favourites Two Stroke Johnny throw together the classics with today’s hits to keep you sweating at the Balcony Bar. So, Place your Hands on your Betterman and say ‘Take me Out’ to Adelaide Casino. Bring along your Seven Nation Army, have a little Faith and the guys
[continue reading…]



News about PingFm



Welcome to the Barossa Valley

Comprising of the Barossa Valley and Eden Valley, it is home to some of the oldest Shiraz vineyards in the world, acclaimed Rieslings and iconic wine brands. The Barossa is a gourmet lover’s paradise enriched in a strong cultural heritage reflected in its wine, food, buildings and people. Diverse experiences including festivals, events, the arts,
[continue reading…]



Tasting weekends

Tasting weekends will be held at the K1 Vineyard on 26 & 27 November and 3 & 4 December.



Touch Wine 2011

TouchWine 2011 or TW11 will be hosted on 13th November 2011 at Park 17 Greenhill Road Adelaide. The games will commence at 10.00am with the bar opening at midday. Music from Never Mind the Poodles, Russell Stuart, Matt Remphrey and Swine, Johnny McIntyre, Jazz trio Bonfire featuring the gorgeous Bonnie Lee, and Longview Vineyard’s Disturbing the
[continue reading…]



Adelaide Hills Wine Tour – Full Day

THE HISTORY The lush, green Adelaide Hills are located in the picturesque Mount Lofty Ranges, within half an hour’s drive east of Adelaide. It is fast becoming recognised as one of Australia’s foremost ‘cool – climate’ viticultural regions, takes advantage of the altitude and rainfall of the Mount Lofty Ranges to produce wine similar to
[continue reading…]



Oktoberfest Hahndorf 2011

An activity packed weekend was had by all on The Labour Day weekend 1-3 October 2011. Hahndorf in The Adelaide Hills, South Australia celebrated the Oktoberfest Festival in true spirit with The Hahndorf  Town Band presenting it’s German Oompah,  Traditional  Bavarian Delicacies, such as Schweinebraten (roast pork), Brezn (Pretzel), Schweinshaxe (grilled ham hock), Weisswurst (a white
[continue reading…]



Loveshack

oct 28 Time : 20:00-00:00 If you know the words to ‘Jessie’s Girl’, can party like it’s 1999 and you wanna get physical, then get into Balcony Bar for the big 80s night with LOVESHACK, hosted by the International superstar Hans on Friday October 28



Barossa Rose and Flower Show 2011

This years Barossa Rose and Flower Show will be held at Angaston Town Hall, Washington St, Angaston, South Australia on 5th and 6th November 2011. The theme for this year’s Barossa Rose and Flower Show will be 4 Seasons. The event begins on Saturday 5th November at 12.30 until 5.30pm and will continue on Sunday 6th
[continue reading…]



Tractor Shed Wine Sale

The Tractor Shed Wine Sale event will be back on 1 November – 31 December 2011. More details at : http://www.k1.com.au/



Mr. Buzzy

Oct 22, Nov19 Time : 21:00-00:00 Location : Balcony Bar Mr. Buzzy is Adelaide’s hottest 4 piece party band!! They are energetic, interactive and have a great sound. Playing a variety of music from the 60’s, 70’s, 80’s’, 90’s and especially today!!! Mr. Buzzy will have you dancing all night. With their dynamic stage presence,
[continue reading…]



Clipsal 500 Adelaide 2012

The 2012 Clipsal 500 Adelaide, will be the 14th epic event, staged on Adelaide’s world renowned 3.2km street circuit in the heart of the Adelaide. The Clipsal 500 Adelaide is the anticipated opening Australian round of the V8 Supercar Championship. The four days of rocking action will include two 250km V8 Supercar races with support
[continue reading…]



Fleurieu Fine Food, Wine and Wildlife Tour

The History The Fleurieu has the land, the produce, the wildlife and its people living in harmony. The aboriginal Kauna people enjoyed the unspoilt habitat in ancient times. As did the French explorer Baudin who named the Peninsula. The rolling vine-covered hills in the McLaren Vale region, in the centre of the region, feed over
[continue reading…]



Loxtons Free Easter Breakfast

7.30am East Terrace, Loxton +61 8 8584 7750 www.loxtontourism.com.au



Coonawarra (Limestone Coast) – Two Day Private Tour

The History Coonawarra has a reputation for producing some of the finest red wines in Australia. The local winemakers consider one of Australia’s most important wine awards, the Jimmy Watson trophy, as their own. There are over 25 wineries in the area; most are multi – award winning wine producers. The regions famous stretch of
[continue reading…]



Parliament House – South Australia

WineTrails Online were privileged to receive an invitation from The Honourable Michael Atkinson – Speaker of The House to view the inner working of Parliament House in Adelaide South Australia. Parliament House offers groups private visits which can be arranged by following this link It is well worth a visit to learn more about the rich history of South
[continue reading…]



Biodiversity Blitz – Yorke Peninsula, South Australia

Situated on the southernmost tip of The Yorke Peninsula, South Australia lies Innes National Park, famed for its rich and diverse wildlife. The Yorke Peninsula stretches into the Southern Ocean at the apex of The Spencer Gulf, Gulf of St Vincent and Investigator Strait. 3 hours from Adelaide (by car) will be sufficient time to
[continue reading…]



McLaren Vale – Sea and Vines

Climate Variety is what gives the McLaren Vale region its strength. As McLaren Vale merges with the Adelaide Hills and the Mount Lofty Ranges, so the climate changes. The area is also influenced by the nearby warm waters of the Gulf St Vincent. Winter dominant rainfall (averaging 580-700mm annually), hot summers and moderate winters, low
[continue reading…]



Discover the new world!!!

To visit the Barossa is to taste the good life … world-famous Barossa Shiraz and Eden Valley Riesling plus other premium wines, regional produce and acclaimed restaurants make this one of Australia’s most significant wine tourism regions. No other wine region in Australia has the rich European heritage of the Barossa. Strong links remain to
[continue reading…]



Messing about in Wooden Boats…

The historic wharf at Goolwa came alive with the 2011 South Australian Wooden Boat Festival. The biennial event set sail on Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th February, 2011. Goolwa was buzzing with an expected 10,000 people joining in the festivities over the weekend. Organisers were delighted to announce AVJENNINGS & RIVERBREEZE as the major sponsors
[continue reading…]



Millicent Tall Timbers Exhibition

Take time out to explore the stunning Tall Timbers Exhibition at the Millicent Visitor Centre, an exploration of the craftsmanship and artistry using the timbers of the area. Category winners announced on Sunday 10th along with People’s Choice. Voting during Festival week.



Hit the road in the Clare Valley

The Clare Valley is one of Australia’s oldest and most famous wine regions, in the Mid North of South Australia. It is one of the most scenic regions, presenting visitors with a series of small intimate valleys and magnificent views. The valley runs north-south, with Main North Road as the main thoroughfare, approximately 120 km
[continue reading…]



Clare Valley Gourmet Weekend 2012

The Clare Valley is one of Australia’s premier wine regions, renowned for producing world class wines, particularly Riesling. Nestled in the Mt Lofty ranges of South Australia, the region is only a 90 minute drive north of Adelaide. The valley stretches from Auburn in the south, through several quaint villages to the township of Clare in the north, with
[continue reading…]



Berri Free Easter Breakfast

Berri Free Easter Breakfast and Carnival 7.30am Vaughan Terrace, Berri +61 8 8582 5511



Barossa Valley – Full Day Private or Share Tour

THE HISTORY The Barossa Valley is South Australia’s best known wine region and home to the largest wine companies in Australia. The landscape is interwoven with the unmistakable presence of rich Germanic/Silesian culture and heritage, which has made the region so special. THE TOUR At 9a.m. you will begin a personally escorted journey that includes
[continue reading…]



Sea and Vines Food & Wine Festival 2012 McLaren Vale

The BankSA Sea and Vines Food & Wine Festival in McLaren Vale is a celebration of the unique flavours of this agriculturally generous region. Gifted with a Mediterranean climate, rich vineyards and a breathtaking coastline, it’s a place where visitors can literally taste the difference. Why not pay a visit as local food, wine, craft
[continue reading…]