Home » Attractions » Town - Naracoorte

Mount Gambier Town – Naracoorte

Naracoorte is one of the most well known towns within the Limestone Coastal region of South Australia.

There are many things to see and do in this picturesque town with a with a number of historic and scenic attractions for visitors.

Naracoorte Attractions, Activities & Things to See & What to Do, SA




A visit to Naracoorte will never be complete without a tour to the Sheep’s Back Wool Museum. This museum is an educational and entertaining venue, where you can learn more about the wool yield information and a lot about sheep farming.

Other popular points of Naracoorte are the Tourist Office and the two notable bank buildings. Each of these buildings showcases thr beautiful architecture of the nineteenth century. Another impressive architectural establishment of Naracoorte is the Struan House, a typical Victorian mansion built in the late 19th century.

Those with kids can choose to visit the Tiny Train Park along the Park Terrace. Children will love the train ride and numerous other activities at the play areas. Even the mini golf course at the Tiny Train Park is well-liked by all visitors.

Apart from these, the city also has several natural attractions including the Naracoorte Caves Conservation Park and the Bool Lagoon Game Reserve. Click the links below for the full range of things to see and do in Naracoorte.



Naracoorte Caves

Naracoorte Caves

Naracoorte, SA

Located adjacent to the Victorian border, the Naracoorte Caves in the south-eastern region of South Australia is one of the most popular and highly-visited tourist sites in the Mount Gambier region. Naracoorte Caves is...

Read More
Minijumbuk

Minijumbuk

Naracoorte, SA

Minijumbuk is a brand known for producing world-class, handmade Australian wool bedding. Its factory outlet in Naracoorte is a great place to go for some bargains on quilts, mattress toppers, and pillows that will...

Read More
Bool Lagoon

Bool Lagoon

Bool Lagoon, SA

Bool Lagoon is a protected reserve located in the Limestone Coast region of Southern Australia. The reserve is characterized by the presence of various species of water birds and is adjacent to another Conservation Park...

Read More
Victoria Fossil Cave

Victoria Fossil Cave

Joanna, SA

Located at Naracoorte Caves National Park, the Victoria Fossil Cave best showcases the World Heritage values of the Naracoorte National Park. Out of the fossils present within the caves, the Fossil Chamber of the...

Read More
Stick Tomato Cave

Stick Tomato Cave

Joanna, SA

Stick Tomato Cave promises a great day of outdoor fun for the family. The cave features safe challenges and squeezes that adults and kids can enjoy for an authentic caving experience near Naracoorte in South Australia...

Read More
Wonambi Fossil Centre

Wonambi Fossil Centre

Joanna, SA

The Wonambi Fossil Centre, also known as the Naracoorte National Park Visitor’s Centre, is a recreation of the rainforest that covered this area about 200,000 years ago. At Wonambi Fossil Centre, theatre and...

Read More
Alexandra Cave

Alexandra Cave

Joanna, SA

Alexandra Cave is one of the crown jewels of Naracoorte Caves. It provides a great introduction to caves and the geological processes that form caves. The Naracoorte caves are located at Naracoorte Caves National Park...

Read More
Blanche Cave

Blanche Cave

Joanna, SA

The Blanche Cave and Bat Observation Centre is a great way to learn interesting facts about the Southern Bent-Wing Bats which inhabit the area. The Blanche Cave and Observation Centre is a part of the Naracoorte Caves...

Read More
Stick Tomato Cave

Adventure Caving

Joanna, SA

Adventure caving is a popular activity for thrill-seeking travellers visiting Mount Gambier. Just 100km north is the town of Naracoorte, which is abundant with caves and many other exciting activities. Adventure Caving...

Read More
Hacks Lagoon

Hacks Lagoon

Bool Lagoon, SA

Hacks Lagoon is an excellent destination for get-togethers in the summer months. Located along Bool Lagoon Road in Naracoorte, this area is particularly popular among birdwatchers, travellers, or locals craving wide...

Read More
Kincraig Plaza

Kincraig Plaza

Naracoorte, SA

Kincraig Plaza is a shopping centre that caters to the residents of Naracoorte. It’s been open since 1987 and has undergone many changes throughout the years to better serve customers. Kincraig Plaza, Shopping...

Read More
Pioneer Park

Pioneer Park

Naracoorte, SA

Pioneer Park in Naracoorte is a great outdoor destination for families who want to enjoy a picnic and barbecue. The wide-open green spaces will provide you with a relaxing getaway in a historic destination with many...

Read More
Bat Cave

Bat Cave

Joanna, SA

The Bat Cave is a top attraction for visitors within the Naracoorte Caves National Park near Naracoorte. It is only one of the two breeding locations for the southern bent-wing bat, which have been thriving in the area...

Read More
Cathedral Cave

Cathedral Cave

Joanna, SA

The Cathedral Cave in the Naracoorte Caves National Park was once a popular tourist attraction near Naracoorte. Its distinguishing feature is its large entrance chamber; since it resembles a cathedral, this is what the...

Read More
Cockatoo Lake

Cockatoo Lake

Lochaber, SA

Cockatoo Lake is one of the most relaxing destinations near Naracoorte – ideal for those who want to unwind and get away from the main town. The lake area features picturesque, tranquil waters, a free campsite...

Read More
Naracoorte Showgrounds

Naracoorte Showgrounds

Naracoorte, SA

Naracoorte Showgrounds is a popular camping and outdoor destination in South Australia. It provides visitors with an authentic camping experience in a beautiful environment while being just close to shops and...

Read More
Naracoorte Art Gallery

Naracoorte Art Gallery

Naracoorte, SA

The Naracoorte Art Gallery was South Australia’s very first regional art gallery. It opened its doors back in 1968 and has since become a pivotal establishment in the local arts and culture scene. The gallery...

Read More
Naracoorte Racecourse

Naracoorte Racecourse

Naracoorte, SA

Naracoorte Racecourse is a 338-kilometre drive southeast from Adelaide. It is centrally located within the surrounding Padthaway and Coonawarra wine area. The Naracoorte racing club is a sealed roadway of 4kms from the...

Read More
The Bowman Scenic Drive

Limestone Loop

Between Mount Gambier & Adelaide, SA

The Limestone Loop is a spectacular driving experience which takes travellers from Adelaide, all the way down to the southern township of Mount Gambier and back up to Adelaide again. For the best experience, take 4 days...

Read More
Sheep’s Back Museum

Sheep’s Back Museum

Naracoorte, SA

The Sheep’s Back Museum is one of the most famous small museums in Australia. The museum makes for a great educational trip for the whole family, where visitors of all ages can come and learn about the history of...

Read More
Naracoorte Skatepark

Naracoorte Skatepark

Naracoorte, SA

The Naracoorte Skatepark is a small, yet popular, course loved by skaters in the area. It features a small concrete half bowl which makes it great for beginners, as well as individuals learning how to skate. Naracoorte...

Read More

Weather Forecast

MOUNT GAMBIER WEATHER