No matter what season, there's always plenty on and things to do around the Murray River, Lakes & Coorong.
Learn about the process of farming and processing snails while enjoying great wine, excellent escargot, fabulous entertainment and a variety of desserts served in a traditional Mongolian Yurt. Careship Coorong, a social care and free-range snail farm will be showcasing a smorgasbord of snail dishes cooked by Atomic Food's chef, Heath Broeckelmann & the students from our intergenerational cooking & gardening program. The farm aims to provide social support to people living with dementia and persons with mental health issues and disabilities. Learn about the process of farming and processing snails while enjoying great wine, excellent escargots, fabulous entertainment and a variety of desserts served in a traditional Mongolian Yurt. Experience true country hospitality with homegrown culinary delights where the humble snail is the star of the show. Dress in country wear with some flair.Visit website
Dates and times: April 6 (11 AM — 4 PM).
'Silo Sights' - RV Basecamp Coonalpyn is an RV Fest held in Coonalpyn, SA. Coonalpyn is home to a 30-metre high silo, which has painted by world-renowned artist Guido Van Helten (who also painted the Brim silos).
The 2017 event was all about celebrating the completion of Guido's work, those who came along were some of the first people in the world to see Van Helten’s incredible silo creation.
This event is now held every two years, it will be back on 1-4 March 2019 !
There is low cost RV parking, entertainment and food offerings as well as local activities & events, including night owls lawn bowls, pool party, local markets, good old country pub meals and live music nights, sporting club meals, town walks & more! Not to mention the Coonalpyn Swimming Pool is just next door!
Some of the key icons on the itineraries that can be offered are Creating Coonalpyn arts tours & snail farm, bird watching along the Coorong, Point Malcolm Lighthouse, Tailem Bend Railway Museum, Tintinara and much more.Visit website
Dates and times: From March 1 to March 5.