Getting Here & Around
Places to Visit
Things to do
History & Culture
Parks and Reserves
Aboriginal Culture & Heritage
A level wide 9km picturesque path that follows the coastline from Glenelg North to Kingston Park. With the new addition of continuous interpretive path through the Minda Dunes, its perfect for walking, running and cycling with rest points along the way. Make sure you check out the beautiful art sculptures along the way.
Self Guided Walks
Mansions of Glenelg
Mansions of Glenelg is a 45 minutes self-guided walk that will take you amongst some of the most magnificent Victorian mansions and summer gardens of Glenelg.
Mike Turtur Bikeway
The Mike Turtur Bikeway provides 10km of shared pedestrian and bicycle path which stretches through quieter back streets linking the city to Glenelg located alongside the Glenelg to City tram line. Look out for the Gene the Giraffe sculpture near Maxwell Terrace.
Historic Glenelg Walk
This 60 minute self-guided walk challenges you to uncover Glenelg’s unique past and understand more about its historical importance as South Australia’s first settlement and how it developed over the years. Historic Glenelg
Bikedirect Bicycle Maps
Bikedirect is a network of bicycle routes across the Adelaide metropolitan area that was developed to encourage cycling. The Bikedirect maps provide options for people with different needs and abilities and show main roads, bicycle lanes, local streets and off-road paths.
Dark History and Crime Tours
Glenelg is popular for its beaches, boats, blue sea and big skies, but when the sun and fun seekers leave the beach front, Glenelg is cloaked in the darkness of its past.
Find out what tipped a loving family man over the edge to kill. How is one of the Adelaide Gaol’s executed prisoners connected to this popular seaside town? What was the series of unfortunate events that almost killed an entertainer, enabling him to be in the unique position of reading his own obituary?
Join Adelaide Haunted Horizons as we walk you through ‘The Dark Side’ of this beach resort and reveal answers to these questions and much more.
Time/Days: On request
Call 1300 HAUNTED
Tour numbers: Min 5 to Max 20. Min age 13+ (Dark themes such as suicide).
Restrictions would be to note: it is a 2hr walking tour and a lot of standing so medium fitness would be recommended.