Top things to do

Top Choice Market in Willunga

Willunga Farmers Market

Heavy on the organic, the bespoke and the locally sourced, Willunga Farmers Market happens every Saturday morning, on the corner of High St and Main Rd. Buskers, coffee, breakfast and hamper-filling goodies. Brillia…
Pub Food in Willunga

Old Bush Inn

The 'top pub' in Willunga (1839!) is more of a going concern than the bottom two, with a passing parade of schnitzel/steak/pizza nights complementing the already decent menu. The house beef burger is hard to pass up…
Museum in Willunga

Willunga Slate Museum

At the top end of Willunga's ascending high street is this cluster of old stone buildings, which at various times have housed a police station, a courthouse, a prison and a boys school. These days the emphasis is on…
Modern Australian in Willunga

Au Pear

Midway between Willunga and McLaren Vale, low-slung Au Pear raises the bar in the Willunga dining scene with adventurous Mod Oz dishes like pork belly with roast rhubarb and buttered leek, and pistachio halva with w…
Pizza in Willunga

Russell's Pizza

It may look like a rustic, ramshackle chicken coop, but Russell's is the place to be on weekends for sensational wood-fired pizza. No one minds the wait for a meal (which could be an hour) − it's all about the atmos…
Cafe in Willunga

Green Room on High Street

Willunga's dreadlocked, crystal-gazing, karmic set flock to this lovely organic cafe, seeking corn fritters, gluten-free cakes, buckwheat pancakes and lemon curd tarts to go with their chai lattes and organic flat w…
Music in Willunga

Fleurieu Folk Festival

Willunga Recreation Park hosts the annual FFF over a hyperactive weekend in October: more acoustic guitars than you've ever seen in one town before.
Cultural in Willunga

Almond Blossom Festival

When Willunga's many almond trees go all flowery in late winter (the last weekend in July), the locals cheer up and celebrate the oncoming spring. Music, food, dance and family fun.