FIND THE UNEXPECTED. LEARN OF EARLY PIONEERING, FOOD AND WINE TRADITIONS AND THE CHARACTER AND CHARACTERS OF LIGHT REGION AND THE BAROSSA VALLEY.
From the spectacular landscapes of every shade of colour, to discovering the sites, walks and trails of legends. The Light Regions stories of brilliance will tempt you to be a little curious and want to learn more.
Kapunda Mine Site
Stay awhile and discover the rich and interesting vistas, tastes, stories and sites in the region.
Kapunda established 1839 is Australia’s oldest commercial mining town. Showcasing the architecture, feel and history of a by-gone era, Kapunda has an interesting past including Australia’s Cattle King, Sir Sidney Kidman and stories of ghosts. Visit the Kapunda Museum and Bagot’s Fortune to learn and see artefacts and displays of the founding and economy of early South Australia.
The best of the Barossa Valley is found in Light Region. Renowned Seppeltsfield Road will satisfy your desire to indulge; appraise world class wines and brewed and distilled taste sensations. Visit the quaint and picturesque town of Greenock, shop, dine and taste. Meet and engage with this friendly village; explore, stay and become immersed. Enjoy the high quality wine offerings and brewing experiences.
Freeling, home to the popular TV series McLeod’s Daughters with rolling hills, never ending country vistas and sprawling grain country has South Australia’s farming heritage at its heart. Roseworthy is recognised as the home of Australia’s first agricultural college and still today has an international reputation for excellence in teaching dryland agriculture, natural resource management and animal production and as a major centre for South Australia’s animal and veterinary science research.
We invite you to Discover the Light Region.