The towns of the Coorong and Lower Lakes areas are linked by a mixture of rugged windswept coastline, wide open spaces, and agriculture and viticulture. Waterfront towns feature lovely reserve areas perfect for enjoying a picnic of local produce. Towns around the lakes all have a different and sometimes quirky story to tell.
Coorong mullet is a local delicacy, commercially fished and found on the menus of many top restaurants. You will also find it on the board of many fish and chipperies in the area.
The Raukkan Church is featured on the Australian fifty-dollar note alongside David Unaipon, a preacher, author and inventor from SA.
Point Malcolm is the only freshwater inland lighthouse in the Southern Hemisphere.