A friendly Retirement Village near Adelaide
Our residents in the village have come from near and far, either staying close to their home town or making a tree change to Strathalbyn. Our residents love the convenience of local shopping, medical facilities including local hospital and two residential care facilities. Mt Barker only 16kms away also offers an abundance of services and facilities. Adelaide city is an easy commute when the need arises to visit friends of family, take in a show or catch a football game. Our residents don’t feel disadvantage if they have to visit specialist or major hospitals as they enjoy the scenic drive to Adelaide. They have the best of worlds, convenience and an easy country lifestyle.
One of Adelaide’s best kept secrets, Strathalbyn is only 57km southeast of Adelaide on the banks on the River Angas. The gateway between the Adelaide Hills and the Fleurieu, take a trip through stunning countryside, visit beautiful beaches and enjoy long lunches and a sip or two at some of South Australias best wineries, with Langhorne Creek wine district only 10 minutes away.
Village Charm of Strathalbyn and the Adelaide Hills
Strathalbyn is one of the prettiest towns in South Australia. It has maintained its charm and village-like setting and is a thriving heritage listed country town. Visiting Strathalbyn you will see many fine examples of its rich history, with an abundance of heritage buildings (dating from 1839) that are still being used today.
You’ll find a treasure trove of antiques and collectables all within walking distance. The Soldiers Memorial Gardens, and the Angas River, is located in the middle of town, and is the perfect spot for a walk, a picnic or just to enjoy the view.
Strathalbyn is a horse lover’s paradise, with an attractive racecourse, polo grounds and trotting track. Riding schools also offer lessons to visitors and residents, and there are several riding clubs catering for all age groups.
Getting from Adelaide to Strathalbyn
Easily reached from the east or west via the South Eastern Freeway, and the Mt Barker exit. A bus service runs twice per week day to Adelaide via Mount Barker. There is also community transport service supported by the local council.
Take a drive to Strathalbyn, come for the day stay for a lifetime.