Things to Do
Melrose, South Australia is renowned for being the bike town of the Mid North because of its’ scenic landscapes and wide selection of trails. Melrose hosts the annual Fat Tyre Festival held June long weekend, along with more mountain bike competitions and social ride groups.
Why not bring your bikes with you and stay at the Melrose Caravan & Tourist Park. It’s the perfect location to start exploring. The Park has convenient access to shops and a multitude of unique tourist attractions. Stay and explore what the stunning Southern Flinders Ranges has to offer.
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Lawn Bowls Nearby
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Tennis Court Nearby
Melrose Tennis Easter Tournament – Easter Long Weekend
Fat Tyre Festival – June Long Weekend
Strawberry Fete – End Oct – Start Nov
King of the Mount Running Festival – 25th May 2024
Mount Remarkable National Park
Explore the dramatic gorges, spot local wildlife or take in the spectacular views of the Southern Flinders Ranges and Spencer Gulf from the park’s namesake, Mount Remarkable, which rises 960 meters above sea level.
The park’s many kilometres of walking tracks have something for all ages and abilities, including the famous Heysen Trail that goes right through the middle of the park.
Blesing’s Garden Wines
David and Margaret Blesing wish to invite you to sample the award winning Blesing’s Garden wines.
Visit the local attractions and experience the natural historic beauty of the Southern Flinders Ranges at Glenholme Vineyards.
The property of 'Bartagunyah' (meaning home of the Bardy Grubs) was named by the Nukunu Aboriginals and is nestled at the Southern end of Mt Remarkable just 5km from Melrose.
Traditionally a pastoral property producing wool and prime lamb, Bartagunyah has diversified and is now better known to visitors for its quality wines and abundance of activities available on the property. These activities include wine tasting, and mountain biking to name just a few...
The Melrose Heritage Museum is an adventure into the past. Discover the history of this unique area by visiting the authentic exhibitions and audio visual presentations that tell the story of opening the north of South Australia, with the establishment in 1848 of the police and judicial presence at this site.
Jacka Brothers Brewery
With panoramic views of the Southern Flinders Ranges, towering gum trees and modern accommodation options and facilities, Jacka Brothers Brewery provides an incredibly distinctive location for weddings, functions or a weekend away.
The Bridle Track 4WD
The track provides an opportunity for not only a great drive, but also some of the most sensational views in the Southern Flinders Ranges with some fantastic spots for lunch or to watch the sun set.