Due to its Mediterranean climate and lots of days of sunshine, winter is the perfect time to head to Berri and the Riverland. With towns like Glossop, Renmark and Barmera only short drives away, it’s the perfect base to explore the region.
Riverbush Cottages offer four self-contained cottages that you can rent out individually or together. With a fire-pit and playground it’s a fantastic option for family get-togethers or reunions. It also has a private riverfront area which is a boon for boaties and water-skiers and it’s even dog friendly.
Just a 10 minute drive away in Glossop is the award-winning winery – 919 Wines. A small-batch producer it is run by Eric and Jenny Semmler who believe strongly in sustainability and have two organically certified vineyards. 919 Wines produce high quality wines from non-traditional varieties – they also excel at making fortified wines. Eric has even been honoured with the Australian Winemaker of the Year Award. With their cellar door being situated inside the wine production area, visitors can enjoy a unique, holistic experience.
With a pool, jumping pillow, and fire-pit the Berri Riverside Holiday Park is made for families. It also has a new, private group facility with a state-of-the-art catering kitchen and stunning cabins that sleep up to 54 people. It’s just the spot for sporting clubs to gather, to have a big celebration or family get-together.
For more ideas of things to do in the Riverland region, visit Destination Riverland.