Watervale is central to the many wineries and attractions of the Clare Valley region and home to Granma's Cottages. Watervale is approximately 10 minutes South of Clare and approximately 5 minutes North of Auburn. Also within a 2 hour drive to other regions such as the Barossa, Yorke Peninsula and even the Southern Flinders.
120km north of Adelaide, first drive to Auburn, either via Main North Road to Tarlee, or via Balaklava. Then, Watervale is 5 minutes from Auburn. We are 500 metres past the Watervale sign, on the left-hand side, next to Watervale Garage, and you'll see the blue sign opposite our driveway.
Located 110 kilometres from Adelaide, Auburn is the southern gateway to the rich vineyards of the Clare Valley in South Australia's mid north.
Auburn today is a town with many attractions for visitors. As the gateway to the Clare Valley wine region, it has wineries, restaurants, galleries, tearooms and a variety of shops.
The Riesling and Rattler Rail Trails for cyclists and walkers start in Auburn and the river walk meanders along the River Wakefield within the town. The Auburn Heritage Walk showcases the very special heritage buildings that are such a feature of Auburn.
Auburn was the birthplace of one of Australia's great authors - CJ Dennis, best known for the immensely popular 'The Songs of the Sentimental Bloke'.
Come and visit Granma's tranquil hideaway in Auburn.