The South West of Victoria and the South East of South Australia hold within them some of the very finest tourism and lifestyle attractions. Nelson’s central location between the two, means that they are all within easy driving distance. Here you’ll find a comprehensive list of things to see and do, when you’re not relaxing with your feet up admiring the ocean views or out on the Glenelg River catching fish!

Just 800 meters from your front door…….

The Glenelg River

The Glenelg River

Nelson River Cruises

Great South West Walk

The Great South West Walk

The Great South West Walk


Vic Bream Classic Competition

Just up the road…. (within 35 km’s)


Princess Margaret Rose Caves

Donovans Annual Easter Market

Piccaninnie Ponds Conservation Park

Fork and Cork

Lower Glenelg National Park

Blue Lake Mt Gambier

Port Macdonnell Bayside Festival

Great South Coast Bicycle Race

Tuna and Sport Fish Tournament

Within 100 Kilometres

The Coonawarra – Australia’s Red Wine Centre

Casterton Kelpie Muster

Portland Tourism – Things to see and do