Kuitpo Accommodation, Hotels, Tours & Information

Refine Search

To select multiple items, Ctrl-Click (or Cmd-Click on Mac)





Kuitpo

We do not currently have any general information about Kuitpo. To find out more about the area try the following locations:

Kuitpo: Where To Go / Sightseeing

Kuitpo Forest


Kuitpo Forest is situated in the South Mount Lofty Ranges, 45 minutes drive from Adelaide, near the township of Meadows.

Established in 1898, Kuitpo was the first of a number of forest plantations in the Mount Lofty Ranges to ensure a sustainable timber resource for South Australia.

Today, Kuitpo Forest Reserve covers an area of some 3,600 hectares, of which 60 percent is softwood plantation. Kuitpo's plantations yield some 25,000 cubic metres of timber each year, valued in excess of AUD1.5 million.

Kuitpo is modelled as a community forest, managed for sustainable commercial forestry, while providing for the conservation of native flora and fauna and community use for recreation.




Brookman Road
Kuitpo, SA, 5172

Located 0.4K from Kuitpo

Prospect Hill Historical Museum


Located in the secluded and picturesque village of Prospect Hill, the Prospect Hill Historical Museum comprises several historic buildings with exhibits depicting the life of the early pioneers.

The museum buildings include an old working dairy, blacksmith shop, school, post office, barns, a shed full of working machinery and a home packed with historic treasures.

Visitors can also walk through an exhibit showing the devastation caused by the Ash Wednesday bushfires to the town and the resilience of the local people in rebuilding their lives and community.




Morris Road
Prospect Hill, SA, 5201

Located 4.6K from Kuitpo

Gemtree Wetlands Ecotrail


The Gemtree Wetlands Ecotrail is a 10 hectare area in the heart of the Gemtree Vineyards, which is a major haven for native plants, frogs, birds and animals.

The Ecotrail comprises a one kilometre walk with 10 information markers along the way. The trail starts at the carpark where you can view an interpretive map. Brochures are provided to help guide your walk around the trail and inform you about various places of interest.

Picnic shelters and a public barbecue are provided for your enjoyment. There are information boards to learn from, a bike rack and a few bench seats along the way to stop and relax and take in the views of the McLaren Vale vineyards and the surrounding beauty of the wetlands.

The Gemtree Wetlands Ecotrail is a fine example of how degraded farmland can be restored back to its original condition prior to being settled by farmers.

Bring the family to enjoy this peaceful wonderland.





Elliott Road
Mclaren Flat, SA, 5171

Located 6.7K from Kuitpo

Paintball Sports


Paintball Sports offers guests a thrilling paintball experience. Spread across 114 acres of bushland, their playing fields range from steep hills and gullies to flat speedball fields and include trenches, forts and bunkers.

Paint ball is one of the fastest growing sports in the world, played by people from all professions and lifestyles and Paintball Sports cater for tourists, corporate team building exercises, bucks parties, sporting clubs, emergency services, birthdays; in fact any reason is a good reason to play paintball.

All equipment is supplied and different packages are available. Guest facilities include flushing toilets, showers, kiosk and a barbecue area. Bookings are essential.

Please note all players need to be at least 12 years of age. For full details, please visit the Paintball Sports website.




899 Blackfellows Creek Road
Kuitpo, SA, 5172

Located 7.6K from Kuitpo

Meadows Monthly Market


The Meadows Monthly Market is held on the second Sunday of each month and features stalls inside and outside with a wide variety of local produce including vegetables, fruit, jams, honey and eggs, plants, books, crafts and collectables. There are displays and demonstrations, which vary from month to month.

Barbecue, Devonshire teas, sandwiches and soup are available at reasonable prices. Proceeds assist maintenance of the Meadows Hall. Admission is free and there is plenty of car parking, as well as a playground and park nearby.

The Meadows Four Day Easter Fair is held each year at the Meadows Hall and admission is free. (Please note: if the weather forecast is 40 degrees or more, the market will be cancelled.)




Meadows Hall and surrounds, Mawson Road
Meadows, SA, 5201

Located 8.3K from Kuitpo

Sonya's Textile Gallery and Studio


Sonya's Textile Gallery and Studio is a working hand weaving Studio and Gallery in a beautiful rural setting on the Fleurieu Peninsula just 45 minutes from the central business district, probably the smallest working weaving mill in South Australia. Sonya is creating exclusive and exciting fabrics, scarves, shawls and throws in fine Chinese silk and Australian Merino wool. They are hand dyed in a rainbow of colours in unique patterns in techniques she has developed.

Visitors can view items being woven on custom built looms.




258 Cut Hill Road
Kangarilla, SA, 5157

Located 9.1K from Kuitpo

McMurtrie Mile Experience


Taste, discover and experience the very best McLaren Vale has to offer all on one road as you walk, drive or ride the McMurtrie Mile. Choose from a passport card or gourmet hosted tour.

Explore cellar doors, restaurants and galleries with the McMurtrie Mile passport card. Receive a wine glass when you purchase a card for AUD15.00 and spend AUD25.00 at any participating venue - Red Poles, Hugh Hamilton Wines , McLaren Vale Beer Company and Wirra Wirra. Receive your other glasses by returning to any of the listed venues. The McLaren Vale Beer Company cellar door is located at Red Poles.

Treat yourself to a gourmet hosted tour. Your fantastic day includes a Wirra Wirra working winery tour and private tasting in cellars, Hugh Hamilton exclusive varietal tastings, Red Poles two course regional lunch and art tour, Sabella Vineyards hands on vineyard tour and barrel tasting and McLaren Vale Beer Company's tasting paddles and introduction to their craft beers.

Tours available Wednesday to Sunday.

The maximum tour cost is AUD180.00 per person. Price savings based on number of passengers. Minimum of four people.




McMurtrie Road
McLaren Vale, SA, 5171

Located 9.3K from Kuitpo

McLaren Vale Orchards


McLaren Vale Orchards is a picturesque farm of 27 acres in McLaren Vale, owned and run by Mark and Lisa McCarthy and family.

They grow many varieties of apple, pear, grape, peach, apricot, nectarine, cherry, raspberry, citrus, avocado and mango. They also have a 16 acre farm in Merbein, Victoria where they grow fig, pistachio, quince, pomegranate, walnut, pecan, sultana and sun Muscat. They grow with minimal or no sprays where possible and are looking toward changes necessary for Organic certification.

They sell all of their produce at the Willunga, Adelaide Showground and Victor Harbor Farmers Markets and have a farm gate cool room where people can come seven days a week and pick up their produce in season.
.




207 Sand Road
Mclaren Flat, SA, 5171

Located 9.4K from Kuitpo

Kangarilla Creamery


Established in 2012, Kangarilla Creamery is located in the heart of McLaren Vale, a unique pocket of coastal land famed for its wines, produce and being the gateway to South Australia's Fleurieu Peninsula.

Our cheeses are made using traditional techniques from the milk of sheep and goats farmed within our community by people sharing our love for the animals and the land upon which they roam.

Born and bred in the McLaren Vale region, our Cheesemaker Alison Laffer started her career as a Dairy Farmer and after many years of tinkering away in her family kitchen she set about creating the region's first Creamery. Alison has studied extensively and is now widely regarded as a specialist cheesemaker having gained significant experience working with internationally renowned cheesemakers.




200 Chalk Hill Road
McLaren Vale, SA, 5171

Located 12.2K from Kuitpo

Willunga Courthouse and Slate Museums


Start your exploration of the Willunga Slate Trail at the Willunga Courthouse and Slate Museum.

At the Slate Museum find out how slate was discovered in 1840, quarried and the traditional skills and tools used by the Cornish quarrymen who migrated to this first quarry town "the slate capital of Australia".

Pick up a copy of the Willunga Slate Trail brochure and explore Willunga's back streets, churchyards, cottages and grand homes.

The heritage-listed Courthouse Museum is an authentic nineteenth century courtroom with jury and prisoner boxes, cells and exercise yard - ideal for courtroom re-enactments. See displays of memorabilia from the old police station and court cases. Browse through family and district archives or enjoy the picturesque picnic areas and self-guided walking trail through the nature reserve across the creek.

The nature reserve is a popular venue for weddings and functions.

Guided museum, township and group tours can be arranged.




61 High Street
Willunga, SA, 5172

Located 12.4K from Kuitpo

Kuitpo Map

Kuitpo Map - Legend
Multiple Hotels
Hotel
Click on the map markers for more information. Hover over the map to zoom in & out or see satellite & terrain views.