APHA
39th
National
Congress
Sunday 15 March – Tuesday 17 March 2020
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APHA is excited to offer half and full day tours around Adelaide, partnering with Adelaide Sightseeing.

Adelaide Sightseeing is excited to be a touring partner of the APHA Congress. Adelaide Sightseeing is one of South Australia’s largest and longest serving day tour operators, having been in business for well over 30 years. As a South Australian operated company, and part of the SeaLink Travel Group, they take pride in knowing Adelaide well. They offer half day, full day and longer stays through Adelaide and to South Australia’s most popular destinations such as the Barossa Valley, Kangaroo Island, Victor Harbour, McLaren Vale, Murray River, Adelaide City and the Hills & Hahndorf region.

If you wish to explore South Australia before or after the APHA Congress, they can help you see more of what this amazing state has to offer.

Tours on offer are:
– Cleland wildlife park
– Penfolds Magill Estate Afternoon
– Central Markets Tour (available certain days only)
– Mclaren vale indulgence ‘McLaren Vale winery Tour
– Hahndorf highlights

Book now and you will be on your way to a fabulous South Australian experience. Alternatively, you can call the friendly sales team on 1300 769 762 to make a booking. As it is a busy time of the year, we recommend you get in early and lock in your tours now so you do not miss out!

 

Tours will be run on a private, exclusive basis for APHA Congress attendees, however should the minimum numbers required not be met , delegates will be contacted and offered alternative public tours or a refund (excludes credit card fee) 


Cleland Wildlife Park

Duration: 08.30 – 12.30
Cost: $95.00
Pick up / drop off: Adelaide Convention Centre

There is nothing like getting up close to Australia’s iconic wildlife, and at Cleland Wildlife Park, that is exactly what you can do.
Situated in the beautiful Adelaide Hills, Cleland is home to many of Australia’s most recognised animals.

Here you can wander the extensive natural bushland and feed the many animals that roam around this national park. There are even opportunities to get up close to the gorgeous koalas. Cleland also has a café and gift shop on site.

Inclusions:
• Pick up and drop off at Adelaide Convention Centre
• Wildlife Park Entry
• Scenic photo stop at Mt Lofty Summit


Penfold’s Magill Estate Afternoon

Duration: 12.45 – 16.30
Cost: $173.00
Pick up / drop off: Adelaide Convention Centre

Immerse yourself in the history of one of Australia’s oldest, iconic wineries. Walk through the original working winery, explore the vineyards and uncover the historic tales of the underground drives.

Taste a selection of wines from The Penfolds Collection and the diverse and limited Cellar Reserve range.

Enjoy a private two course ‘feasting’ lunch topped off with two glasses of Penfolds wine.

Inclusions:
• Pick up and drop off from Adelaide Convention Centre
• Private two course “feasting lunch” including two glasses of wine
• Tour of the Magill Estate Property
• Private wine tasting at Penfolds Magill Estate


Central Markets Tour

Duration: 09.00 – 12.00
Cost: $139.00
Pick up / drop off: Adelaide Convention Centre
Available: Saturday, Tuesday, Thursday or Friday only

Start your day right at the Adelaide Central Market, Australia’s oldest and largest fresh produce hub. Here you will enjoy a sensory interactive, gourmet experience, giving you an opportunity to eat delicious tastings that represent the premium food grown and produced in South Australia. Meet some locals, enjoy their hospitality and discover the true South Australia.
Choose your own adventure lunch with Central Market Money vouchers. With cuisine from all over the world to choose from, you will find plenty of food to tantalise your tastebuds.

Inclusions:
• Pick up nominated CBD location
• Guided tour of the Central Markets including coffee and plenty of tastings
• Market vouchers to spend on lunch anywhere in Central Market – choose your own foodie adventure
• Participants to make their own way back at leisure


Mclaren vale indulgence ‘McLaren Vale winery Tour

Duration: 09.30 – 17.00
Cost: $250.00
Pick up / drop off: Adelaide Convention Centre

Spend the day in South Australia’s beautiful McLaren Vale. Known best for its dry red wines, there is also a burgeoning food and spirit scene popping up in the region.
During your time in McLaren Vale you will visit some of the regions most acclaimed wineries: Wirra Wirra, d’Arenberg, home to the Cube and also Beresford wines.

A delicious shared lunch will be provided at Wirra Wirra including platters of local produce, gourmet paninis, bowls of abundance hearty salad options and a glass of wine to wash it all down.
The d’Arenberg Cube has fast become an iconic destination in McLaren Vale. The brainchild of fourth generation grape grower and Chief Winemaker, Chester Osborn, this Rubik Cube inspired construction brings a Willy Wonka touch of whimsy to the vineyard. Here you will have an opportunity to explore the Cube and all its wonder as well as enjoy a seated private tasting.

Your wine tasting experience has you discovering the Beresford Classic Range paired with a local tasting plate of regional flavours. Wines include: Angelique Premium Cuvee, Chardonnay, Grenache Rose, GSM, Cabernet Sauvignon and Shiraz.

Inclusions:
• Pick up and drop off from Adelaide Convention Centre
• Knowledgeable driver/guide
• Morning tea
• Trott’s Tales tour and wine tasting at Wirra Wirra
• Shared lunch including glass of wine at Wirra Wirra
• Tour of d’Arenberg Cube
• Private tasting at d’Arenberg
• Classic Wine tasting experience at Beresford Estate


Hahndorf Highlights

Duration: 10.00 – 16.00
Cost: $166.00
Pick up / drop off: Adelaide Convention Centre

Take a scenic drive through the Adelaide Hills to the historic township of Hahndorf. On the way you will stop at the Mt Lofty Summit where you can look out to the City of Adelaide, sprawling suburbs and out to the ocean.

A stop at Beerenberg Farm shop will have the tastebuds tingling as you have a chance to taste some of their delicious sauces, condiments and jams.

The Hahndorf Hill Winery Chocovino experience is a unique wine and chocolate matching activity that has been described at one of the “Top 10 global adventures for chocoholics” pairing up boutique wines with single origin chocolates from some of the world’s top chocolate houses.

Enjoy a two-course lunch before you take time to explore the township of Hahndorf and its village like atmosphere. Wander through the many craft and antique stores, stop for a tasting of Adelaide Hills wine at the Adelaide Hills Wine Centre, try traditional German beers at the Hahndorf Inn, check out delicious producers such as cheese wrights, bakeries or find something special in one of the galleries.

Inclusions:
• Pick up and drop off from Adelaide Convention Centre
• Photo stop at Mt Lofty Summit
• Taste and talk at Beerenberg Farm Shop
• Free time in historic town of Hahndorf
• Lunch at The Haus
• Hahndorf Hill Winery Chocovino experience (wine and chocolate tasting)