Gluepot Reserve is a birdwatcher's paradise. Black-Eared Miners, Red-Lored Whistlers and Malleefowl are among the 18 nationally threatened species which can be seen regularly. Fourteen marked walking trails lead the visitor through the varied vegetation and five elevated bird hides provide magnificent viewing for bird watchers.
To tempt your indulgence and with a passion for the quality of local Riverland fruit our European trained chocolatier Janet, has combined her artistic abilities with chocolate from a Belgian chocolate maker to produce over 300 products among them winners of Top Gold, Gold and Silver medals from the Adelaide Show and from the Australian Dairy Industry awards in Sydney.
Mirabella Vineyards encompasses five generations of family tradition. The Travaglione Family has encompassed everything from growing grapes to making appealing wines and now selling wines. Three generations in Italy and two in Australia.
Orange Tree Giftmania stocks the best local dried fruits plus an extensive range of confectionery (including options for diabetics), nuts, homemade jams, sauce, olive oils, non-alcoholic wines and souvenirs.
The Rain Moth Gallery shop has a wide range of art and craft for sale from Riverland and South Australian artists.
Waikerie is world renowned for the fantastic soaring conditions which prevail over a generally long, hot summer. The surrounding countryside offers excellent cross country soaring. The Club has something for anyone interested in gliding, whether you are trying gliding for the first time, or an experienced glider pilot looking for a great place to extend yourself.