Yorke Peninsula Visitor Guide : 2013 Yorke Peninsula Visitor Guide
the home grown trail | yorkepeninsula.com.au 21 The Yorke Peninsula Home Grown Trail is your ticket for a behind-the-scenes view as 'locals' welcome you to their farms and businesses to discover their produce and products and share their working lives. They'll show you what they do and how they do it, getting things grown, harvested and taken to the world. Alpacas Chaparral, Minlaton Come and meet these curious creatures at Yorke Peninsula's most-awarded stud. Produce available both at the farm or Harvest Corner. Tours available by appointment, phone Dee or Shorty on (08) 8853 2354. With a history steeped in agriculture, the region is home to some of the state's key farming and produce businesses. Barachel Alpacas, Wool Bay Alpacas are adored for their softness and friendliness. Baby alpacas are on-site most of the year and visitors can feed them. Visit the on-farm shop with an extensive range of quality alpaca products. Tours available Monday--Saturday by appointment, phone Neil or Dianne on (08) 8852 8029 or 0438 528 029. Barley Stacks Wines, Maitland Specialising in premium wines, enjoy a tasting of Barley Stacks Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon and Viognier at the region's first cellar door. Open daily 10am--5pm. Phone: (08) 8834 1258. Ducatoon Park Horse Stud, Kadina One of South Australia's leading horse studs. See the new foals, preparation of yearlings for sale and the education of young horses. Tours available daily by appointment, phone Peter or Valmai on (08) 8821 3360 or 0408 859 812. Orrie Cowie Merino Stud, Warooka The flock was established in 1935 and is still owned and run by the founding family. Learn about the stud and see the sheepdogs in action. Tours available Monday--Saturday by appointment, groups preferred, phone Heather on (08) 8854 5250 or 0417 898 474. Paper Nymph Handmade Paper Studio, Warooka This historic shop produces fine recycled handmade paper, books and cards. View the paper-making process, have a go at marbling and visit the magical 'Rainbow Room'. Phone Traci on 0439 444 137. Port Vincent Primary School Marine Study Centre, Port Vincent This small school's passion for environmental education is evident, with the saltwater aquariums featuring the marine life of Gulf St Vincent. Tours available most school days after 11am by appointment, phone the school on (08) 8853 7027. Viterra Ardrossan, Port Giles and Wallaroo One of the richest grain and fertiliser producing regions, Viterra manages the storage, handling and shipping of local produce. Tours available Monday--Friday, between February--September, by appointment, phone Ardrossan (08) 8837 3306, Port Giles (08) 8852 8022 or Wallaroo (08) 8823 2300. The home GROWN TRAIL Barachel Alpacas, Wool Bay Alpacas are adored for their softness and friendliness.
Yorke Peninsula Visitor Guide
2014 Yorke Peninsula Visitor Guide