Mintaro and Clare Valley Attractions

The Mintaro Hideaway recommends the following Clare Valley Attractions to visit during your stay:
Mintaro Attractions (within walking distance of the Mintaro Hideaway)
Mintaro Maze
Open Thursday to Monday, school & public holidays or by appointment. Special Features at
Christmas & Easter. Closed February.
Jacka Rd, Mintaro
Tel/Fax 08 8843 9012
Mintaro Cellars
Walk 150 metres down the road to Mintaro cellars from
the Hideaway and taste the local wines.
Leasingham Rd Mintaro
Tel 08 8843 9150
Mintaro Mews
Award winning gourmet restaurant (saturday evening) and self selection wine cellar
Burra St, Mintaro
Tel 08 8843 9001 Fax 08 8843 9002
Reilly’s Wines and Restaurant – award winning wines and fine cuisine
Open for Lunch, morning and afternoon tea 7 days
Burra St, Mintaro
Tel/Fax 08 8843 9013 Mob 0409 679 479
Magpie and Stump Hotel – heritage country pub with family friendly bar and good value country style meals. Open 7 days from 11am, for lunch and dinner
Burra St, Mintaro
Tel 08 8843 9014 Fax 08 8843 9191
Mintaro Slate Quarries
Visit the local slate quarry observation point to view the original slate hole and current mining.
The slate was used for many of the local buildings and to produce billiard tables around the
world since 1856. Viewing area open 9am-3pm Monday to Friday
Kadalunga Rd, Mintaro Tel 08 8843 9077
Visit the following Clare Valley attractions within a 10 minute drive of the Mintaro Hideaway
Martindale Hall
19th Century Georgian mansion, location for the filming of Picnic at Hanging Rock. Sign posted from the main street of Mintaro. Open 7 days Mon-Fri 11-4pm, Sat-Sun 12-4pm
Tel 08 8843 9088 Fax 08 8843 9082
Web: www.martindalehall.com
Riesling Trail – walk or cycle along the Riesling Trail between Clare and Auburn. Admire the scenic beauty and visit the many wineries and cellar doors. See MAP for details.
Bike hire available from Clare Valley Cycle Hire (Tel 08 88422782 or 0418 802 077) or Sevenhill Cellars (ph 88434222) Bikes for the whole family. Full and half day hire.
Sevenhill Cellars and Polish Hill Wineries and Cellar Doors
Visit Sevenhill, Pikes. Paulletts and Wilsons Wineries within minutes of the Hideaway.
See MAP for location details.
The following attractions are within 30 minutes of the Mintaro Hideaway
Burra Historic Copper Mining Town and Heritage Passport Trail
Colllect your passport key and information from
the Burra Visitor Centre. Tel 08 8892 2154.
Geralka Rural Farm – wagon rides, feed and pat Clydesdales, shetland pony rides and farm animals, over 300 vintage machinesTours and activities at 1.30pm on Sundays, public holidays and daily in SA school holidays (closed Dec 25 & 26 and January). Other times by appointment.
On the Clare to Spalding Rd – see MAP.
Tel 08 8845 8081 or 08 8842 3318
Other things to do
Pack a picnic and take a scenic drive, explore the Burra Creek Gorge and the many national parks
and lookouts.
Visit the Skilly hills and the many other wineries, cellar doors, antique shops and galleries between
Clare and Auburn.
And remember, Mintaro is only 30 minutes from the Barossa and the Riverland for an easy day trip!