The plan for Friday is to meet for drinks at Lady Burra Brewhouse
(4 Topham Mall Adelaide) from 6.30pm. Lady Burra Brewhouse is the only operational microbrewery in the Adelaide CBD.
Following drinks members are free to get food together at this venue or move to another location.
The group activity on Saturday is an Adelaide City Highlights Tour. Starting at 0830 at the Hilton then 0845 at the InterContinental. This private tour will make stops at Haigh's, for a chocolate factory tour, St Peter's Cathedral and then up to Mt Lofty summit. The price is $40. On the booking form, this is referred to as "City Highlights".
Finishing at 1215-1230 at Elder Park or the InterContinental Hotel, members are free to end the tour here to do their own thing, or have the option of continuing the guided sightseeing in one of two ways, for an additional cost.
The next option is to include an Adelaide Oval Tour, costing an additional $30. This tour will meet at 1.45pm for a 2 o'clock following the conclusion of the Adelaide City Highlights Tour and will include a behind the scenes tour of the Adelaide Oval and visit to the Bradman Collection. Additionally, you get to go inside the famous scoreboard at the 'Cathedral End'. This will bring the total price to $70. On the booking form, this is referred to as "City Highlights & Adelaide Oval".
The other option is to include a Popeye Cruise on the River Torrens, culminating in an Adelaide Zoo Tour, costing an additional $55. This cruise will start at 2pm sharp and will include a 40-minute cruise between Elder Park and Adelaide Zoo with entry to Adelaide Zoo included where you can see Australia's only Giant Pandas, Wang Wang and Fu Ni. You will also learn about Zoos SA Conservation Program. This will bring the total price to $95. On the booking form, this is referred to as "City Highlights, River Torrens & Adelaide Zoo".
After each of the afternoon tours you make your own way back to your hotel.
To do either of the afternoon tours, you will also need to do the morning tour.
Dinner is at Jasmin Indian Restaurant
(31 Hindmarsh Square Adelaide) in their private dining room at 7pm. Members are encouraged to arrive on time. Described by Marco Pierre White as “...without question most probably the best Indian meal in my life”. You will be served from their banquet menu consisting of 2 entrees and 2 mains but should bring cash along for drinks on the night.
The cost of this dinner is $50.
Departing at 8:30am from outside the Adelaide Convention Centre, we head to Chateau Yaldara for a tour and premium tasting at 10:00am. At 11:30am we head to Saltram for another premium tasting and sit down lunch. This should take us to around 2:00pm. Assuming that all goes to schedule, we will take a trip up to Menglers Hill for a spectacular view over the valley. As long as we depart by 3:30pm, we will get to the airport by 5:30pm, then the usual drop-offs at the Hilton and starting point.
This wine tour has been curated by AFF member Buzzard
, who will be joining the tour.
The cost of this activity is $125.
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