Stoneybank Settlement dates back to the earliest pioneers in the district. The old stone buildings which housed generations of farm workers, have been lovingly restored and are now equipped with modern conveniences while still retaining their original character and charm.
This unique hideaway is perfect for small groups wanting a fun get together or for couples looking for a short romantic escape.
Set on 250 acres and surrounded by rolling hills, Stoneybank Settlement offers a tranquil world away from the stress and hectic schedules of modern life.
You may like to try your luck fishing in the lake, take a walk along the marked walking track or enjoy a casual wander around the farm out buildings reflecting on bygone days.
Whatever you choose, our wish is that your stay with us is both relaxing and memorable. So, come share our secret hideaway.
The Mount Pleasant Farmers Christmas Twilight Market is set to shine again at the annual Christmas Twilight which will be held at the Mount Pleasant Showgrounds on Thursday 22 December.
The market will have its usual offerings with local and fresh produce ready for your Christmas table including fish, wine, bread, milk, cream, gluten free products, fruit, vegetables, meat, homemade products, all your condiment needs, beer, chocolates, and tea.
Easy parking and friendly stallholders make for stress free Christmas shopping. Shed 2 Full catering will also be doing a delicious dinner menu, along with other dinner options.
The twilight market will be open from 5pm until 9pm.
Please note: the market will not be open on Saturday 24 December but will resume trading on Saturday 31 December 2016 from 8am to 12 noon....
Partalunga Vineyard, nestled in the breathtaking big red gum country of Mount Pleasant, has been producing premium quality fruit for 30 years.
First established by the early 1980s by the famous Seppelt Family and then purchased in 2009 by Phillip and Wendy Bennett from the Adelaide Hills, whose vision is to continue the tradition.
The Partalunga Vineyard Cellar Door / Art Gallery is open Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays. Regional platters are available by prior arrangement and the venue is available for hire.
Partalunga Vineyard showcases local artists and also holds a seasonal event called "Swinging in the Vines" with local musicians and regional food. It's a lot of fun!
Refer to website for details....
Located at the picturesque Mount Pleasant Showground, the Mount Pleasant Farmers Market is only a 40 minute drive from Adelaide and nestled on the outskirts of the Barossa Valley and the Adelaide Hills.
A community run business, the Mount Pleasant Farmers Market is the place to go to purchase affordable local food and support local farmers.
Open Saturdays from 8 am to 12 noon, the undercover market is a weekly showcase for fresh, regional and seasonal food brought to you by the people who grow and make it.
Stallholders are many and varied, with typical numbers between 30-40 stallholders on market day. Much work has been done to ensure there is a fantastic mix of stalls delivering all the essentials including fruit and veg, milk, cheese, eggs, honey, olive oil, meat and seafood, bread and baked goods, hot breakfasts and fresh coffee, jams, preserves, and wine.
Bring your family and enjoy a hearty country breakfast. Delight in some organic coffee and drink in the atmosphere of an authentic farmers market.
Hear and see regular guest speakers and cooking demonstrations.
Relish in the country atmosphere and the freshest produce, and enjoy a great family day out....