Battunga Country is home to the Crystal Lake Park of sculpture where biennially talented Australian sculptors come to create stone “works of art” over 9 days. Magnificent local marble sculpture from the 2015 event are displayed throughout this beautiful park which is also a great nature haven and excellent picnic spot open to the public […]
Macclesfield Davenport Square Crystal Lake Park Anzac Memorial Gardens Night Paddock Reserve Day Paddock Reserve Stone Reserve Gummy Track Meadows Meadows Oval Battunga Park Meadows Memorial Park Echunga Garden of Remembrance Jupiter Creek Prospect Hill Community Park Kuitpo Forest Kuitpo Forest – Rocky Creek* Kuitpo Forest – Chookarloo* * Camping and Fires not permitted during […]
Ring-tailed Possums Out during the evening and at night seen scampering across roads and up trees. Western Grey Kangaroo Common, grazing in paddocks, usually early morning or late afternoon. Echidna Occasionally seen crossing roadways. Koala Throughout the region, usually asleep in the upper gum boughs during the day. Brown Bandicoot Small marsupial. Found in the […]
Battunga Country contains many trails through picturebook countryside, peaceful rural villages, beautiful rural and forest views and scenic picnic spots. The Battunga Country trails connect towns, interpretative signs, history, forests, parks, picnic spots, scenic views, wineries, markets, produce and arts an crafts of Battunga Country. Click here to download our trails brochure. Angas River Scenic […]
Opening Hours Sundays 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. (May to August) Sundays 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. (September to April) or by appointment only Telephone (08) 8536 6090 (message only) or (08) 8536 6052 Entry $5.00 for Adults and $1.00 for Children Prospect Hill Museum aims to be a museum that helps people, both local […]
After the discovery of gold in Victoria, many South Australians left the colony in search of the elusive “lucky strike”. In an effort to stem this mass exodus, the South Australian Government offered a £1,000 reward for the discovery of a payable goldfield. Visit the old diggings at Chapel Hill and follow the sign-posted path […]
Experience the unique art and music of the Cheese Factory Studio Gallery. Awaken your creative side and do something completely different. Visit website for further information.
Though Kuitpo is still very much a working plantation, recreational use of forestry land has been a long-established tradition both in South Australia and overseas. Kuitpo is ideal for walking, cycling, riding, picnicking and camping. It is also a habitat for native flora and fauna and is the ideal place for kangaroo spotting. Camping and […]