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Heritage Weekend: Yorke Peninsula

Event Information

  • 26 Oct 2013 7:15am - 27 Oct 2013 5:45pm
  • WEA Centre, 223 Angas Street
  • Adelaide
  • South Australia
Other Information
  • Cost: Twin Share $264, Single $294

Yorke Peninsula has seen the arrival of ship wrecked sailors, pastoralists, wheat farmners, copper miners, limestone burners, salt gatherers and more. Hear about the inventors of the stump jump plough, the world's largest windjammer sailing port and ports the wheat ketches used.
This weekend includes dinner, bed and breakfast, motel accommodation, notes and visits to all major towns including Ardrossan, Port Vincent, Edithburg, Yorketown, Corny Point, Minlaton, Port Victoria and Maitland. Overnight in picturesque Stansbury on historic Oyster Bay.
The bus leaves WEA at 7:30am sharp and will return Sunday at approx 5:45pm.