Clare in Australia’s top 50 towns | PHOTOS, MAP

A new list of the top 50 small towns in Australia is out – and Clare is included.

Thirteen South Australian towns have made the Top 50 Small Towns in Australia list compiled by DiscountMyFlights.

The list details highlights of each of the towns, explaining why they are in the top 50.

The entry for Clare reads:

Town’s Best Features

Clare is a place to relax, unwind and soak up the good life as you wind your way through clusters of villages and wineries.

Visitors can cycle the famed Riesling Trail, take a step back in time with a trip to Burra or explore the lives of South Australia’s wealthy gentry during the late 1800s with a trip to the majestic Martindale Hall or Bungaree Station.

Why should people visit Clare?

Clare Valley – it’s like no other.

Clare Fun Fact

The Clare Valley is home to the only remaining Jesuit-owned winery in Australia, Sevenhill Cellars, which produces sacramental wine for religious ceremonies to this day.

Where’s the best place to stay when folks visit your town?

Bungaree Station.

What’s the one place that every traveller should check out for eating?

Skillogalee.

What’s an attraction in your town that every visitor must see/do?

Riesling Trail.

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