Things To Do In Clare

Clare Valley Wineries

Most wineries are open to the public, and it is in the Clare Valley at the smaller wineries that you will get the chance to meet the wine maker at cellar door. Wine tours are also available in the area.

 

The Riesling Trail

A walking/cycling trail which winds its way from the township of Clare in the North through to Auburn in the south, a total distance of 27 kms. Visitors undertaking this outing gain a strong sense of history, and see fabulous scenery and local attractions. Cycle hire can be arranged and maps can be collected from the Clare Valley Tourist Information Centre. www.reislingtrail.com.au.

 

Martindale Hall, Mintaro

Martindale Hall is an authentic 19th century Georgian mansion nestled in a 45 acre conservation park in Mintaro, South Australia. Its interesting history of tragedy and success contribute to its beauty as do the original furniture and fittings that it contains. Martindale Hall is also famous for its feature in the movie ‘Picnic at Hanging Rock’. The Hall is open to visitors every day except Christmas day and Good Friday. www.martindalehall.com.

 

Mintaro Maze

Fun for the whole family. Open weekends with cafes open nearby. Gift shop on-site.  mintaromaze.com.au

 

The Medika Gallery

Located in Blyth, West of Clare, the Medika Gallery hosts a multitude of beautiful works for you to enjoy. The Medika Gallery has kindly allowed for Windfall Accommodation to display some of Ian Robert’s, picturesque images of Clare on our website. www.medikagallery.com.au.

Sevenhill Cellars History Walk

One of the valley “must do’s” is  the history walk with Brother John May at St Aloysious and Sevenhill Cellars. Bookings are essential, and can be made through Sevenhill Cellars.

 

Mini Golf and Nursery – Simpons’ Rices Creek

Open 7 days a week from 10am until 5pm, located in Auburn.

 

Blyth Cinema

Showing movies throughout the week and every Friday and Saturday night. Located at 15 Moore Street, Blyth. See our Wha’ts On Guide for this month’s movies.

 

Local Markets

Burra Market Day, Burra, first weekend of every month from 9-4pm

Clare Producers Market, Clare Show Grounds, second Saturday of every month from 8-12.30pm

Clare Valley Food, Wine & Art Market, Ennis Park, Clare, first Sunday of every month from 9-1pm

Riverton Monthly Market, Riverton Community Hall, second Saturday of every month from 9-1.00pm

Sevenhill Market, Sevenhill CFS building, last Saturday of every month from 9-1.00pm

CWA Market, Auburn. 10am-4pm every Saturday and Sunday. Auburn Main St.

 

Inchiquin Lake Mini Train Rides

2nd and 4th Saturday
November to March from 6.00pm-late

2nd and 4th Sunday
April to October
from 10.30pm-mid afternoon