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

What's New

As South Australia’s most visited tourism region outside of Adelaide, there are always new flavours to savour, experiences to enjoy, and moments to remember on the Fleurieu. Here are some of the latest hot spots for you to experience across McLaren Vale & Fleurieu Coast.

Eat

Keg and Barrel, Port Noarlunga - Enjoy this rustic setting in the coastal town of Port Noarlunga with their meaty menu of Steaks, Burgers and Rubs as well as local craft brews on tap. 

Muni Food and Wine Bar - The newest addition to Willunga, a small Asian inspired menu topped off with some delicious local wines to enjoy. One for the bucket list

Willunga Gelato - Who doesn't love icecream! Located next to the awesome Goodness Coffee Co! This delicious gelato is made in Willunga using local and seasonal Fleurieu produce. 

Yankees Burger Bar - A great addition to Beach Road, Christies Beach, the US comes to SA with these delicious new burgers!

The Kitchen at Bec Hardy - A wonderful addition to Bec Hardy Wines, focusing on on all things fresh, local, seasonal and sustainable. This menu is a delight.

Moon Garden Willunga - Wood fired pizza at its finest, with plenty of space outside to enjoy a delicious home made pizza and maybe a sneaky red.

Drink

Ortus Wines - Meaning New Beginnings, this newly transformed warehouse style cellar door in Willunga is a must do! A large open grass area and shady spots under the 100 year old gums is perfect for rolling out the rug and enjoying the sunshine.

Clink at Tintara - Join Hardy's Tintara and McLaren Vale Hotel as they join forces to bring you some of the best live music, local mexican food delights and drinks this summer!

Ortus Wines Willunga

Berg Herring Wines  - Wine Barrel Tasting Pod Experience, a brand new way to sample wine! You can enjoy your wine tasting experience in two huge vintage wine barrels that have been turned into cosy pods, which can seat up to 4 people inside. Enjoy a wine flight and platter while overlooking the stunning gardens or the church and sea. Bookings essential.

Heidrun Estate - This family owned boutique cellar door is the perfect place to relax, appreciate delectable wine and indulge in sensational food curated by Billy Petropoulos from Billy's Table.

J&J Wines The new extended deck and lawn are at their McLaren Vale Cellar Door Tasting Room, is perfect to relax and take in the views over the vineyards and enjoy your selection of quality wines to taste or purchase by the glass or bottle & regional food platters

Fleet Street Social - Tucked away in the heart of Port Noarlunga, Fleet Street Social is a offering delicious cocktails and yummy food to go with it! The fun, relaxed experience through their share plates and custom cocktails is def one for the bucket list!

Experience

Hardy's Tintara - Hidden Secrets Tour - Find yourself discovering the rich history of Thomas Hardy and his wine empire with a personalised guided tour through the historic Hardys Tintara property and taste five of their best wines, matched with a regional tasting plate. Your host will guide you around this charming and captivating winery. You will share in the rich tapestry of the Hardy family story while exploring unique treasures and memorabilia around the Tintara property that has become synonymous with Hardys Wines. At the conclusion of your tour, you'll enjoy tasting of five iconic wines, including a vintage fortified matched with a locally sourced tasting plate.

McLaren Vale Cellar Door Tree Trail is an exciting addition to trails in the region. 54 trees at local wineries and breweries have been measured for their benefits to the environment and tree tags as well as fun trail to follow. Download the map to discover more.

Willunga Wine Walking Trail gives you the opportunity to share in the journey from grass to glass! Join Aphelion Wines, Hither and Yon and Battle of Bosworth and Spring Seed Wines as they offer you such a unique experience at their wineries and then enjoy a self guided walking trail through Willunga and its environs.

Route 31 Coastal Drive takes in the 31kms of our beautiful coastline (yes, you guessed it, that’s the connection to the name), from O’Sullivan Beach to Sellicks Beach and everywhere in between. From holiday favourites to hidden gems, this stunning stretch of coastline is a must visit for your next road trip. 

The scenic drive lets you take in the amazing seaside views together with our coastal villages, each offering their own unique vibe as well as providing a great mix of things to see, do and explore. To help you plan your trip, our coastal drive map below will have you exploring like a local. Or download to keep it handy!

Dare to be different

If you’re after something a little bit out of the ordinary, we have you covered, with a collection of unique experiences only available in the region. You’ll be wanting to tell your friends about these ones... 

 

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