Wines & More (Bus Tour)

DOUBLE WORKSHOP 11am – 3pm Kimbolton, run by 5th generation vignerons, the wines are sourced from individual vineyard sites where classic and alternative varieties are showcased. Bleasdale, established in 1850 by Frank Potts, is Australia’s second oldest family owned and operated winery where, in addition to tasting, you will see the original 3.5 tonne red…

Art Encounter (Own Transport)

Visit the Stationmaster’s Gallery, housed in a lovely historic railway building, this is a Community gallery showcasing quality artwork by various artists including jewellery, silks, woodwork, fabric art, sculptures, cards and much more. Drive to artist, Helen Stacey’s gallery and studio, meet the artist, discuss ideas behind her work and view works in progress. A range…

Cemetery Tour (Own Transport)

A tour of the historic Strathalbyn cemetery, opened in 1856 – interesting and amusing stories of the pioneers: tragedies, adventures and misadventures. Tour guide, Brian, is a local Strathalbyn historian and author of many books, and has painstakingly researched Strathalbyn’s local history, scouring the local past newspapers “Southern Argus” and “The Observer”, Government publications, Trove…

Sacred Grove (Own Transport)

Sacred Grove encapsulates Ancient Encounters with three of Australia’s finest medicinal plants on a certified organic property at Belvidere in South Australia. The three plants include the lesser known Scented Emu Bush “Eremophila alternifolia”, Sandalwood “Santalum spicatum” and Native Pine “Callitris gracilis”. They have the potential to reduce pain as well as anti-bacterial properties and anti-inflammatory capacities. Bush…

Come & Learn Tunisian Crochet

Tunisian crochet. Part knitting, part crochet and immensely satisfying. It is very easy to learn and makes a dense and squishy fabric with a beautiful texture.  Fran will supply participants with a kit, including the long distinctive hook, which will allow you to begin either a headband or hat.  Fran has been a member of…