Only 90 minutes easy drive from Adelaide, and situated on the shores of Lake Albert, Meningie combines all the charm of a small country town with the stunning natural beauty of the Coorong and Lower Lakes of the River Murray. Soak up the peaceful atmosphere and relaxed lifestyle of this laid-back waterfront town.
Meningie marks the actual beginning of the Limestone Coast, close to the famous Coorong National Park with its fishing, camping and walking trails. Meningie services the surrounding rural areas, supporting the local fishing, dairy, beef, sheep, olive and cropping industries.
Stroll along the foreshore of Lake Albert and look out for the resident pelicans. Swim, fish or simply relax on the banks of the lake and take in the beautiful sunsets. Meningie boasts a waterfront playground and barbecue area, ideal for stretching the legs, or for family picnics.
And speaking of things culinary, be sure to bring a healthy appetite - the famous Coorong Mullet is served at all the local eateries and is a must!
Blessed with natural beauty, this charming year-round holiday destination provides a great base from which to explore the Coorong. Meningie boasts a range of accommodation styles to suit all tastes and budgets.