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Farming Settlements

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The farming settlements that link the Mount Lofty Ranges with the Murray River are home to sleepy quaint villages with stunning scenery, and usually a pub! Hiding within the foothills, you'll find much-loved local landmarks and settlement history.

Significant dry stone walls near Sedan were built by early German settlers in the 1800s.

Significant dry stone walls near Sedan were built by early German settlers in the 1800s.

Spanning over 1,500 hectares, Monarto Zoo can fit every major Zoo in Australia into their park and still have land left over!

Spanning over 1,500 hectares, Monarto Zoo can fit every major Zoo in Australia into their park and still have land left over!

Palmer is the home of 'Bear Rock', a local landmark which stands proudly on top of the hill.

Palmer is the home of 'Bear Rock', a local landmark which stands proudly on top of the hill.


Farming Settlements

Farming Settlement Towns


Essential Experiences

Visit Australia’s Largest Open Range Zoo - Monarto Zoological Park

Check out the granite and rock formations just out of Palmer and see if you can spot the polar bear!

Enjoy a true country pub experience at one of the many historic hotels


Stay in the Foothills

Farming Settlement towns are home to a range of B&Bs and comfy pub style accommodation. Relax and enjoy the rugged scenery as you experience country life. 

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