Major tourist attraction in the Adelaide Hills. Well preserved township with strong German origins.
Located 28 km south-east of Adelaide, Hahndorf is a major tourist destination. It is a little piece of Silesia, Prussia and Germany in the Adelaide Hills. It is characterised by beautiful shady, tree-lined streets, lots of advertisements and shop signs in Teutonic script, and lots of German tourists being entertained in cafes, bars and restaurants run by the descendants of the town's early German settlers. The town is 330 m above sea level, has a rainfall of 990 mm and promotes itself as 'Australia's Oldest German Town'.
Hahndorf Tourist Information Centre
Old Mount Barker Rd
Hahndorf SA 5245
Telephone: (08) 8388 1185