Local Attractions

Sinkinson House at Mount Torrens is located 50km from Adelaide with a variety of 50minute drives to arrive at your destination. It provides a great central location to explore the Adelaide Hills attractions, from the Barossa in the North to McLaren Vale in the South and everything in between.

There are always events and activities to experience in the Adelaide Hills, from farmers markets, wine tasting, enjoying the great outdoors, enjoying the great indoors (so many wonderful local pubs and restaurants), car rallies, weekend markets, live performances, historic properties, and more. Visit the SA Tourism website for more ideas by following this link … https://southaustralia.com/places-to-go/adelaide-hills/things-to-do.

Things to do within 5 kms

  • Amy Gillett Bike Path
  • Lobethal Road, Golding Wineries
  • Lobethal Bierhaus
  • Birdwood Motor Museum
  • Big Rocking Horse Gumeracha
  • Bushland Park, Lobethal
  • Lobethal Lights
  • Lobethal Slot Car track
  • Lobethal picture theatre
  • Historic graveyards
  • Golf
  • Bushwalking

Things to do within 15 kms

  • Oakbank races Barristers block, Bird in Hand, O’Leary Walker and numerous other Hills wineries Beerenberg jams
  • Melba’s Chocolates
  • Hahndorf
  • Hans Heysen studio
  • Stirling markets
  • Lobethal picture theatre
  • Historic graveyards
  • Golf
  • Bushwalking

Day tripping

  • Strathalbyn
  • Clare Valley
  • Victor Harbor
  • Barossa Valley
  • Mannum
  • McLaren Vale
  • Gawler
  • Murray River
  • Tailem Bend

Local Events

There are always events and activities to experience in the Adelaide Hills. We endeavour to list some on the website and Follow/Like on our Facebook page. Below are some suggestions of ‘things to do’ in the region…
  • Adelaide Fringe – 14 Feb – 15 Mar 2020
  • Hymns & Classics 2020 – 5 Apr 2020
  • Supercar Drive Day Experience, Adelaide Hills & Barossa Valley – 7-31 May 2020
  • Cleland 50 Ultra Marathon – 7 Jun 2020
  • Bay to Birdwood – Sep 2020
  • Uraidla and Summertown Country Show – Nov 2020
  • Adelaide Motor Festival – Dec 2020