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Historic Bungaree Station and Burra
Monday, 15th May 2017 by Anthony Hunter
Categories: Clare Valley

Interested in the history of our state and due for a weekend away? Here’s a suggestion for two heritage trails that provide unique insight into South Australia’s sheep farming and mining history.

The Easter break is upon as again. Here are a few easy day trips to keep you busy over the long weekend.

Martindale Hall, Mintaro - the mansion in the bush
Friday, 20th May 2016 by John Pedler
Categories: Clare Valley

"No smoking room would be complete without a Chinese Foo Chow lacquer cabinet, once owned by Lord Kitchener, a collection of opium pipes and a dugong skull."

Bungaree Station - the accidental village
Tuesday, 26th Apr 2016 by John Pedler
Categories: Clare Valley

"By early 1842 they’d knocked up a five room hut made out of mud and gumtree slabs, with calico cloth for window coverings."

If you're staying home this Easter, there's still plenty to keep you busy in and around Adelaide.