Limestone Coast and Great Ocean Road

The Limestone Coast is a great self-drive destination year round. In summer months, coastal towns such as Robe and Beachport are popular as visitors make the most of the stunning beaches and fresh seafood. Winter is a great time to explore Penola, Naracoorte and taste the wines of the Coonawarra.

Top 5 attractions

Mayura Station, Millicent Mayura Station, Millicent

1. The Tasting Room at Mayura Station, Canunda Frontage Road, Millicent
Located in the heartland of the Limestone Coast, Mayura Station produces premium quality Wagyu beef on its 5000 acre property. The Tasting Room at Mayura Station showcases Australian contemporary ‘head to tail’ menus, tastings and private dining, providing a true paddock to plate experience in an open plan kitchen. mayurastation.com

2. Naracoorte Caves & Wonambi Fossil Centre
Explore South Australia’s only World Heritage Listed site at the Naracoorte Caves with more than 100 known fossil deposits. Learn about giant marsupials such the wombat-like Diprotodon and giant kangaroos or for the more daring try adventure caving. Seven days a week from September – April. Saturday - Monday school and public holidays and from May - August. environment.sa.gov.au

3. Penola
Combining cultural heritage with historic charm, Penola manages to remain highly progressive thanks to an eclectic mix of cafes, galleries and boutique-style shops. Visit John Riddoch Centre to gain an understanding of the history of the town including and grab the Walk With History brochure to explore the town and its intriguing past. southaustralia.com

4. Wynns Coonawarra Estate, Memorial Drive, Coonawarra
The oldest operating winery in the Coonawarra, guests can taste a range of current and back vintage wines in the Wynns cellar door. Why not try your hand at making wine in the ‘Make Your Own Blend’ tour experience, which is the first of its kind in the region? Seven days a week, 10am - 5pm.  wynns.com.au

5. Robe
Each of the coastal towns in the Limestone Coast have a particular charm but Robe is a must-see on your itinerary. With stunning swimming beaches, fresh seafood, boutique shopping, dining and fantastic accommodation options, Robe ticks all the boxes. southaustralia.com

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