Date posted: 11 April 2017
People in South Australia are encouraged to experience our parks and heritage during the Easter long weekend.
Visitor centres and most national parks will be open as normal. Some sites have amended opening hours or are hosting special activities. Changes include:
Adelaide Botanic Garden: Open every day, 9am to 6pm. No guided walks on Good Friday. Santos Museum of Economic Botany open 10am to 4pm all long weekend. Visit the museum to see the new 'Drawn to a cabinet of curiosities' exhibition by Sydney artist Jennifer Keeler-Milne.
Adelaide Gaol: Closed Good Friday. Open Saturday, Sunday and Monday, 9am to 5pm, with last entry at 4pm. Kids ‘pick our locks’ interactive puzzle program included with entry fee.
Cleland Wildlife Park: Open all weekend, 9am to 5pm. Gates and aviaries close at 4.30pm. Bilby trail included with entry fee.
Kelly Hill Caves: Open 10am to 5pm all Easter weekend, with tours regularly between 10am and 2.15pm.
Mount Lofty Summit Visitor Information Centre: Open every day, 9am to 5pm. Mount Lofty Summit Restaurant open for lunch all weekend, not dinner; bookings recommended.
Naracoorte Caves: Tours each day 9:30am to 4:30pm every day, with a night bat tour at 5:30pm over Easter weekend. Check online for tour times.
Seal Bay: Open all Easter long weekend, 9am to 4pm, with additional tours to cater for expected extra visitors. Last entry 4:15pm.
State Flora Nurseries: Belair: Closed Good Friday, open 10am to 4pm Saturday, Sunday and Monday. Murray Bridge: Open Sunday only, 10am to 4pm.
Tantanoola Caves: Open all weekend, 10am to 3pm. Hosted tours regularly 10am to 2:30pm.
For the most up-to-date information regarding park closures, visit: http://www.parks.sa.gov.au/Safety/park-closures and follow @SADEWNR on Twitter.
Some facilities can now be booked online: https://www.environment.sa.gov.au/parks/booking or contact sites directly for bookings.
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