Melrose

Melrose - Flinders Ranges And Outback - South Australia

Explore the diverse surroundings of Melrose, the oldest town in the Flinders Ranges, 265 kilometres north of Adelaide.
Step back in time and cherish the glory days when life was uncomplicated in this charming rural community nestled at the base of the impossibly breathtaking Mount Remarkable National Park. Melrose offers visitors a diverse holiday retreat where ascending the War memorial will reward trekkers with a stunning view over Willochra Plain. Lookout Hill offers great views and to the west of town, Cathedral Rock is a striking rock formation on Mount Remarkable Creek.

Melrose thrived in the mid 1800's when copper deposits were discovered however today the town relies mainly on its farming activities of grazing, wheat and barley.

The inventive Melrose Courthouse Heritage Centre displays the life and times of pioneering men and women through their mining, timber and farm work in the early days. Sample local produce and stay in the accommodation offered in town, suitable for any budget.


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