The visitor centre and cafe is open from 9am - 4pm Monday to Friday and 10am - 3pm weekends and public holidays with a limited menu. .

The award-winning McLaren Vale and Fleurieu Coast Visitor Centre is the gateway to the Fleurieu Peninsula.

The architecturally and environmentally designed centre, surrounded by vineyards, is conveniently located on the main road as you enter the beautiful McLaren Vale township.

The friendly local specialists will happily assist you plan your stay and share the stories of the region. Don’t forget to pick up your map – it is the best one for the region.

More than just a visitor centre, it also offers

  • Stump Hill Café with kitchen garden
  • Vale Cru small batch wine producers cellar door experience
  • The Gallery featuring local, regional and state exhibitions
  • Food and wine interpretive displays
  • Nature playground
  • Self-guided sustainability trail
  • Free accommodation and tour booking service
  • Free internet hot spot and wifi
  • Public toilets
  • Cycle repair station and direct access to the Shiraz Trail

Visitors can also take advantage of a wide range of local produce, souvenirs, gifts and maps that are available for purchase.

When exploring the coast, we also offer a Visitor Information Outlet located at the Port Noarlunga Arts Centre on Gawler Street, Port Noarlunga.

Please refer to above information regarding current opening times.

  • Open 7 days a week
  • Monday to Friday 9am–5pm
  • Weekends and public holidays 10am–4pm
  • Closed Good Friday and Christmas Day


  • Family friendly
  • Access and assistance for the disabled
  • Meeting rooms for hire
  • Wedding venue
  • Catering
  • Carpark
  • Coach parking

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