Birdwood - Adelaide Hills - South Australia

Visit the iconic town of Birdwood, 44 kilometres from Adelaide and inspect the jaw dropping collection of over 300 restored vintage cars, motorcycles and commercial vehicles in the largest National Motor Museum in the southern hemisphere. Stop by the workshop where you will discover how hard working mechanics and coach builders are, as they perform miracles on these time honoured machines. The picture-perfect surrounds of Torrens Valley is home to the town of Birdwood in the northern area of the well loved Adelaide Hills region. Birdwood is just one of the many German settled towns in the area and after originally being named after a Prussian town it was decided that it had to be changed due to the controversy surrounding World War I.

Sample the delights of local produce at Birdwood Wine and Cheese Centre allowing visitors tastings of boutique wines and cheeses and the Blumberg Inn is a reminder of the areas German-settler days. Delve deeper into the German pioneers of this region at Lobethal featuring historic German-style cottages, visit Fairyland Village and the National Costume Museum hosting an assortment of articles dating back to 1812. Get swept up in the Christmas spirit at the 'Lights of Lobethal' festival when the town comes alive with the adornment of dazzling Christmas lights.

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