Penola Travel Guide

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Penola Things to Do

  • Limestone Coast Horse Riding

    Trail rides, tuition, pony rides, a wide variety of options is available at Limestone Coast Adventures.Example of prices:Bushland Trail ride for 1.5hr - $35Robertson's cave Trail (including cave tour and picnic lunch) for 4hr - $75

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  • TAKE A NOSTALGIC WALK

    Take a walk down Petticoat Lane and look at all the old cottages, Some you can walk through, some are now craft shops and some are still lived in. Petticoat Lane is a state heritage area.

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  • The Park

    Get a picnic basket and sit in the park in the centre of town. Sheltered, lots of shady trees, very green and tidy.

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Penola Restaurants

  • the most friendly one in penola

    At the oldest housing ,black door hidden a friendly restaurant. I hv been living there for 2months, it is always my favorite, the cosy warm restaurant got a range of dishes, from easy going chip n schnizel to oyster n kagaroo fillet.it is the heritage of penola, which now become a hotel owned by friendly John and libby, always smilly n...

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  • Try the yabbies!

    Food - extensive menu, high quality, unique pairings. Also, owners grow all vegetables organically and hydroponically.Ambience - very nicely decorated red and brown minterior, with lots of furniture all made from barrels, nice acquarium.Wine Bar - Coonawarra winery called Hundred of Comaum sells their wines here - rtaste good and at wholesale...

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  • Its simply divine!

    Great cafe with built in gormet deli. A real treat. You can't go past the delicious bagettes for lunch. I had the one with marinated Aussie fetta, marinated capsicum, sun dried tomato, pesto and chicken. They warm it up, it is super! And just enough for lunch, not a huge mega roll! Great fresh juices too.

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Penola Shopping

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  • CRAFT SHOPPING

    Sells all kinds of craft items, lavender, lovely sleepwear ect Napery, imported linen, embroidery and lace various costs

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  • Antiques, collectables, reproductions

    This shop was such an enjoyable shop to look through, there was old things, newer things, everything from trinkets to furniture. Are you looking for that plate to add to your collection? then this shop just may have it.What about an old piece of furniture? you never know what you will find. it depends what you want to spend

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  • LOLLIES OF ALL KINDS

    What a way to step back in time.go to an old fashion lolly shop.yumm it was so hard to decide what to buy without looking greedy sweets sweets and more sweets as much as you wanted to spend

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Penola What to Pack

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    by tigerjapan Written Sep 18, 2005

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    Miscellaneous: Coming to The Coonawarra/Penola from Adelaide one of the greatest services you can do yourself is to stop off at The Adelaide Central Markets on your way. These markets are some of the best i have ever seen (in any country) and the food selection is superb.
    We found having wonderful olives, dips, cheeses, bread and fruit and so on made our time in Penola so much more enjoyable. Yes there are restaurants and shops, but sometimes you just want to stay in, uncork a bottle of coonawarra red and enjoy some bits and bobs.
    Pack a hamper - you won't regret it!!

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    • Food and Dining
    • Wine Tasting
    • Road Trip

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