Out and About

Get out and about and join us on our social excursions. With different locations and experiences each time ranging from visiting the zoo to the theatre, there is something for everyone! To book your spot and to find out more information call 8179 6825.

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A day in McLaren Vale

Join us and experience some of McLaren Vale’s finest wines that the region has to offer. Our first stop, the Tin Shed Café will provide us with all your coffee needs to get through the day. Then we will visit Myponga Reservoir where you can enjoy its peaceful and scenic surrounds. Finally, Beach Road Winery will provide us with tastings, dips and delightful wood oven pizzas to complete our day.

Date: Friday 14 May 

Location: The Philip Kennedy Centre Health & Wellness Centre | 477-479 Military Road Largs Bay
Time: Departs 8.15am | Returns 4.15pm

Location: The Pines Health & Wellness Centre | 336 Marion Road North Plympton
Time: Departs 9.15am | Returns 3.15pm

Cost: $75 Includes transport, wine tastings and lunch

To book now, please call 8179 6825

Coorong Discovery Cruise

Take a cruise down one of SA’s most iconic natural wonders, the Coorong. Treat yourself to the pristine waters, local wildlife, picturesque sand dunes, all topped off with a delicious lunch. The Spirit of the Coorong will take you on a 3.5 hour cruise where you’ll go past the Murray Mouth and into the Coorong National Park. There’ll be an optional guided walk along the undisturbed white sandy beaches of 90 Mile Beach.

Date: Friday 17 June

Location: The Pines Health & Wellness Centre | 336 Marion Road North Plympton
Time: Departs 10.45am | Returns 6.30pm

Location: The Philip Kennedy Centre Health & Wellness Centre | 477-479 Military Road Largs Bay
Time: Departs 10.45am | Returns 6.30pm

Location: The Lodge Lourdes Valley | 16 Cross Road Myrtle Bank
Time: Departs 11.15am | Returns 6.00pm

Cost: $160 Includes cruise, guided walk, lunch, and afternoon tea

To book now, please call 8179 6825

Minis

They say good things come in small packages, and our new Out and About Mini trips are no different. Offering smaller group options every month, these are shorter trips pack more fun into less time and are a great way to socialise.

Adelaide Gaol

Visit one of the oldest remaining colonial public buildings in Adelaide, and the site of some of the state’s most gruesome history. During your visit you will see some of the stories of the Adelaide Gaol and its 300,000 prisoners during its 147 years of operation. It’s one of the two oldest remaining public buildings in South Australia and is a unique experience that’s guaranteed to be enjoyed.

Date: Wednesday 12 May
Location: Carmelite | 7 Spence Avenue Myrtle Bank

Date: Tuesday 18 May
Location: The Philip Kennedy Centre Health & Wellness Centre | 477-479 Military Road Largs Bay

Itinerary for all locations
Depart 9.30am | Returns 12.30pm

Cost: $32 includes transport, entry fees for a self guided tour of the Adelaide Gaol and a toasted sandwich with a tea or coffee (max 7 people)

To book now, please call 8179 6825

Dunluce Castle

Join us on a historical tour of Dunluce Castle Brighton. Here we will learn about the history of this historic building and other topics such as the legend of the Brighton smugglers tunnels. This tour also supports the conservation of Dunluce Castle, a historically listed building of SA.

Date: Tuesday 1 June
Location: The Pines Health & Wellness Centre | 336 Marion Road North Plympton
Depart: 10.00am | Return 1.00pm

Date: Wednesday 2 June
Location: Carmelite | 7 Spence Avenue Myrtle Bank
Depart: 10.00am | Return 1.00pm

Date: Monday 7 June
Location: The Philip Kennedy Centre Health & Wellness Centre | 477-479 Military Road Largs Bay
Depart: 10.00am | Return 1.15pm

Cost $35 includes transport, historic tour and a Devonshire tea (max 7 people)

To book now, please call 8179 6825