Here's what’s open in McLaren Vale and Fleurieu Coast today. A great way to support local. 

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McLaren Vale and Fleurieu Coast boasts 31 kilometres of pristine coastline, world-class food and wine, and charming townships – all just 40 minutes from Adelaide’s CBD. This is where you'll find the good life!

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Daily flights to Adelaide from Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Perth, Canberra and more with direct and connecting international flights.

McLaren Vale and Fleurieu Coast is located on the southern fringe of Adelaide just 40 minutes from the CBD and international and domestic airport, easily accessed by the Southern Expressway.

McLaren Vale and Fleurieu Coast is the gateway to the ever popular Fleurieu Peninsula and Kangaroo Island.

McLaren Vale

McLaren Vale

The picturesque township of McLaren Vale is the gateway to arguably South Australia’s favourite and most accessible wine region.

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ALDINGA

ALDINGA

Aldinga is home to one of South Australia’s and the Fleurieu’s premier southern beaches!

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WILLUNGA

WILLUNGA

A stone’s throw from McLaren Vale, Willunga is a town where history and heritage blend perfectly with hipster cool and hippy vibes.

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PORT NOARLUNGA

PORT NOARLUNGA

Port Noarlunga glistens as a perfect place to spend the day exploring one of McLaren Vale and Fleurieu Coast’s most adorable main streets with its quaint collection of shops and eateries.

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CHRISTIES BEACH

CHRISTIES BEACH

As one of the most popular beaches on the Fleurieu Peninsula, Christies Beach provides visitors with a unique beachside shopping precinct in a picture-perfect coastal setting…what could be better?

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CLARENDON

CLARENDON

If you’re looking for a beautiful scenic drive to McLaren Vale & Fleurieu Coast, a charming way to kick it off is visiting the gorgeous village of Clarendon.

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OLD REYNELLA

OLD REYNELLA

Old Reynella is a busy urban village brimming with pioneering and wine making heritage awaiting discovery as part of your visit to McLaren Vale and Fleurieu Coast.

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EVENTS

Whether summer, autumn, winter or spring, McLaren Vale and Fleurieu Coast is bursting with year-round events. Experience the internationally renowned food and wine, eclectic mix of arts and culture, as well as the spectacular nature and great outdoors.

Willunga Quarry Market

11 Mar - 8 Feb 2025

An easy 40 minute drive south of Adelaide, Willunga township is the home of Fleurieu Peninsula’s premier country market – where you can stock up on local produce, brighten up your garden, buy a gift, search for...

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Primo Estate Wine Tasting Experience

3 May 2023

Step into our warm and welcoming Cellar Door, where the air is filled with the aromas of freshly baked bread, Italian cheese and our handcrafted McLaren Vale wines. As you settle into your tasting, you'll be...

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Light Lunches at Richard Hamilton Wines

2 Aug - 1 Aug 2025

Nestled among picturesque vineyards with breathtaking views, the McLaren Vale Cellar Door beckons visitors to a captivating wine journey. Indulge in a delightful array of Light Lunch options, from savory Wine Infused Deep Dish Pies to rustic...

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ENCORE Presents TJS Twilight Markets

3 Nov - 22 Mar 2024

Encore presents a series of pop-up activations throughout the McLaren Vale and Fleurieu Coast region this summer. The TJS Twilight Markets are back at Rotary Park, Christies Beach with market stalls, kids amusements, live music and food...

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Encore Presents The SandBar

1 Dec - 25 Feb 2024

Encore presents a series of pop-up activations throughout the McLaren Vale and Fleurieu Coast region this summer. Located at the corner of the Esplanade and Beach Road, Christies Beach, The SandBar will bring back an array of...

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ENCORE Presents Good Vibes at Portal 58

1 Dec - 25 Feb 2024

Encore presents a series of pop-up activations throughout the McLaren Vale and Fleurieu Coast region this summer. Located at the large grassed Nashwauk Reserve Moana, Good Vibes at Portal 58 will showcase the South with wood-fired pizza,...

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Friday Night Wine Down featuring The Sopranos

2 Feb - 13 Dec 2024

An authentically Italian Friday night including Vigna Bottin wine, food by Chef Angelo, and relax and wine down from the week that has been. Entertainment by The Sopranos (Piano Accordion Players) monthly. Salute.

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Yalata - A Happy, Healthy and Safe Community

11 Feb - 28 Apr 2024

Yalata - A Happy, Healthy, and Safe Community is a vibrant celebration of Indigenous art and culture, set to make a significant impact at the Fringe 2024. The heart of this initiative lies in showcasing the creative...

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Red Poles First Nations Fringe Festival

11 Feb - 28 Apr 2024

The Festival includes an art exhibition titled ' Yalata – A Happy, Healthy, and Safe Community' - a vibrant celebration of Indigenous art and culture, set to make a significant impact at the 'Fringe 2024'....

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Wholefood Baking

25 Feb 2024

Are you a keen or novice baker who’d love to discover new ways to create all kinds of baked treats that make you feel good rather than weighing you down? Over the years, The Green Gourmet has played...

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Porchetta Party @ Oliver's Taranga

25 Feb 2024

Oliver's Taranga's Porchetta Parties are the kind of lunch Sundays were made for: good friends, great tunes, awesome wines and four delicious courses of amazing food, culminating in the slow roasted, crispy, Italian style Porchetta prepared by...

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Music & Mexican | Erin + Lucinda x Pomodora Kitchen Pop-Up

25 Feb 2024

Enjoy the live sounds of Erin + Lucinda's pop rock in the Oak Room and surrounding lawn space at Hastwell & Lightfoot. Beautiful guitar playing with powerful voices plus delicious Mexican food via Pomodora Kitchen, platters, wine,...

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Candyland | The Secret Garden

2 Mar 2024

Discover the enchanting world of sweets and delights at the hidden gem of McLaren Vale’s Tipsy Hill Estate. Join us this March for our second instalment of Candyland, but this time with a twist! We’re taking...

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The Great Aussie G&T Off

10 Mar 2024

The search for the best gin and tonic in Australia is back! Never Never Distilling Co. and Fever-Tree are combining once again to bring you 'The Great Aussie G&T Off'. After last year's sell out event, the great lawns...

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Harvest the Vines Long Table Lunch

17 Mar 2024

Join Angove for a rare opportunity for a day in the vineyard. Bring your broad-brimmed hat and keen eye to pick the best bunches of Warboys Merlot. Following your vineyard escapade, enjoy a four-course shared long table...

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