Things to do within 2 kms

  • Walk or cycle on the adjacent Riesling Trail or Scenic Drive
  •  Make a booking for The Watervale Hotel’s Six Senses Penobscot Farm Tour & Six Course Degustation Menu
  • Make time for coffee and cake at the Watervale General Store, and sample a range of local produce or pick up some vintage kitchenware.
  • Visit local wineries –  Crabtrees, O’Leary Walker, Clos Clare, Shut the Gate
  • Restaurants – Watervale Hotel and Skillogalee
  • Bird Watching – rosellas, kookaburras, parrots, galahs and identified rare native birds visit
  • Join the locals with a game of bowls at the “Watervale Bowling Club”
  • Stroll around the “Historical Watervale Tour” and be amazed at the century old buildings

Things to do within 15 kms

  • Play golf at Clare Gulf Club, 18 hole, watered greens course
  • Visit the boutique wineries of Skillogalee, Taylors, Eldredge, Grossets,  Jeanneret, Jim Barry, Kilikanoon,  Pauletts, Claymore, Mintaro, Mitchell, Penna Lane, Pikes, Sevenhill, Wilson etc
  • Browse at the local produce markets
  • Walk through the “Spring Gully Conservation Park”
  • Local Dining options:
    • Watervale Hotel
    • Clare Hotel
    • Sevenhill Hotel
    • Bentley’s
    • Taminga Hotel
    • Conners Restaurtant at Clare Country Club
    • Magpie and Stump Hotel
    • Reillys at Mintaro
    • Rising Sun Hotel at Auburn,
    • Salt and Vines Restaurant,
    • Swans at Mintaro,
    • Terroir at Auburn,
    • Seed Winebar & Kitchen.
  • Visit Catford Gardens or Walter Duncan’s Rose Garden
  • Visit Martindale Hall, a historical mansion in Mintaro
  • Visit the Sevenhill Church and crypt
  • Get lost in the Mintaro Maze
  • Indulge in a massage at Clare Valley Massage or Tranquility Massage
  • Work out in the Valley Lifestyle Gym
  • Enjoy the Cheese and Wine Trail

Things to do within 40 kms

  • Visit the mines of the historic town of Burra
  • Attend the Blyth cinema and Medika Gallery
  • Ride the Rattler Trail
  • Visit historic town of Kapunda
  • Walk the Mawson Trail
  • Trek the Heyson Trail
  • Visit the Barossa Wineries

SPECIAL EVENTS 2022

  • South Australian Autumn Garden Festival, April 3
  • Clare Valley Running Festival, April 3
  • Gourmet Weekend – not to be missed – music, food and wine festival May 13-May 22