Gawler

South Australia

Gawler is located 42km north of Adelaide and is easily connected to the city by train.  It is at the gateway to the Barossa and Clare Valleys and the Adelaide Hills region. Gawler has a long rich heritage and the town was South Australia first regional settlement.

Gawler’s rich history is evident through its built and natural form including striking architecture, heritage collections, natural riverine environments, large areas of open space and traditional ‘main street’.  The main street and close surrounds provide free WiFi, and with a range of parks, reserves, walking trails, bike paths, shops, restaurants, cafes, hotels and iconic heritage buildings and precincts there is something for everyone to explore and enjoy in Gawler.

The Gawler Visitor Centre is a valuable first stop.  The friendly fully trained staff can provide quality information and bookings for tours, accommodation and activities in Gawler and the wider region.  Gawler is a welcoming and accessible town with a number of self walking and self driving tours provided at the VIC.  For those interested in being shown around the Centre also offers Guided walking tours that provide cultural, historical and contemporary interpretation of Gawler’s heritage areas.

Facilities in this Town:

  • • Accommodation
  • • Art & Entertainment
  • • ATM
  • • Bank
  • • BBQ
  • • Caravan Park
  • • Children's Playground
  • • Dump Point
  • • Eateries
  • • Free WIFI
  • • Fuel Station
  • • Hiking & Bushwalking
  • • Historic Buildings
  • • Hospital
  • • Hotel
  • • Library
  • • Medical Centre
  • • Medical Facilities
  • • Museum
  • • National Park
  • • Nature Trail
  • • Pharmacy
  • • Post Office
  • • Pub/Tavern
  • • Public Toilets
  • • Recreation Centre
  • • Restaurants
  • • Seasonal Wildflowers
  • • Shopping Centre
  • • Sports & Recreation
  • • Supermarket
  • • swimming pool
  • • Tennis Court
  • • Visitor Centre

Connect with this town

Local Information Centre:

Gawler Visitor Information Centre

2 Lyndoch Road

Gawler  SA 5118