Clare Valley is full of hidden treasures. Wineries, food, trails and parks, and don't forget events!

 

 

WINERIES

 

Wineries - just a short list. You can pick up a map with all wineries of the Valley in the Visitor Information Centre on Spring Gully Road on the southern part of Clare and at most wineries.

 

Paulett's

With views to die for... oh and wine, food and beer to die for, you won't want to miss Paulett's winery just 10 mins drive and on the road to the historic town of Mintaro. www.paulettwines.com.au

 

Mr Mick Cellar Door and Kitchen

The iconic Leasingham Wines building turned into a cosy tapas restaurant and cellar door,  open for lunches every day of the week. Right on the Riesling Trail in Clare. More information www.mrmick.com.au

Tim Adams Wines 

Tim is one of the larger wine makers in the valley. Their winery site and cellar door lay adjacent to the Riesling Trail just south of Clare.
www.timadamswines.com.au

Knappstein wines and brewery

For those who enjoy wine and beer. Located in the northern part of Clare, just after the service station on Pioneer avenue.
www.knappstein.com.au

Pikes Wines

A beautifully set winery in the Polish Hill River with a gallery and cosy gardens. Can be reached on bike ( slightly hilly ride ) or by car within about 10-15 min from the cottage. www.pikeswines.com.au

Stone Bridge Wines

Pizza!! Wood oven pizza on weekends (weather permitting, give them a call) and fabulous Clare Valley Wines. It's where you'll find the locals.
www.stonebridgewines.com.au

 EATING OUT

 

There are quite a few restaurants, pubs and cafes in the valley. Here are few of our favourites. The full list is available at the Visitor Information Centre.

Terroir in Auburn

One of the newest restaurants owned and run by Dan Moss, a well traveled young chef. The menu is build on the localvore philosophy - all ingredients are sourced within 100miles from the restaurant and then turned into a true masterpiece of culinary. New menu every week. Open Wed - Sun for lunches and dinners. Bookings essential. For more info go to www.terroirauburn.com.au 

 

Wild Saffron

A cosy cafe on the main street in Clare. Open for breakfast and lunch Monday to Saturday. Take away coffee and local produce, as well as gift-wares are available in store.
www.wildsaffron.com.au

 

Seed Winehouse + Kitchen

Located at the Northern end of the main street in a beautifully restored old Chaff Mill building. Enjoy 5 star dining in the country with a wine list celebrating the wines of the world or just drop in for a casual glass of wine in beautiful surroundings.
www.seed.kitchen

 

Reily's Cellar Door and Restaurant in Mintaro

Reilly's is located in a historic mining town of Mintaro, about 15 min drive from Clare. Enjoy heritage buildings and cosy ambience with some in-house wine and a fabulous meal.
www.reillyswines.com.au


Mr Mick Cellar Door and Restaurant

Open for tapas style lunch seven days a week. Conveniently located in Clare very close to the Riesling Trail. Live music on some Fridays evening. For more information go to www.mrmick.com.au

EVENTS

 

Weekly Producers' Markets

Every weekend in various towns around the valley. For exact dates and locations please click here

 

Gourmet Weekend

Happens in May every year. Lots of good food, good wine, exclusive events, music and enjoyment. For more information go to Clare Valley website

 

Easter Races

Clare has a race course just north of the township on the Main North Road. There are regular racing events happening with Easter Races being the biggest of them all.
For more information go to Clare Racing Club website

 

Day On The Green

Nothing like enjoying time with your friends at the Annies Lane winery with some great music, fabulous local wines and local people.  www.adayonthegreen.com.au

Model Train Rides


The Clare Valley Model Engineers have a railway with over one kilometre of track that features several bridges and a tunnel in a 10 hectare park. The park includes a large lake, playground, a BMX bike track and walking paths. Take a ride on the train or enjoy the surrounds. Train operates every second and fourth weekend of each month only.

VARIOUS ACTIVITIES

Bike Hire

Riesling Trail Bike Hire - Clare  ph 0418 777 318
Cogwebs - Auburn  ph 0400290687
Fun Wheels - Clare ph 0498 014 135

 Blyth Cinema

15 Moore St Blyth. ph 08 8844 5175
View program here

 Clare Golf Club

www.claregolfclub.com

Mintaro Maze

Jacka Road, Mintaro
www.mintaromaze.com.au

 

Antiques

There are several antique stores in Burra and one in Watervale.

 

 

USEFUL LINKS

 

Clare Valley Business and Tourism Association

www.clarevalley.biz

 

Clare Valley Winemakers Inc.

www.clarevalleywinemakers.com.au

 

Auburn Community Website

www.auburn.sa.au

 

Clare Valley Cuisine

www.clarevalleycuisine.com.au

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