1834 Blog

Welcome to our blog page – here you’ll find our suggestions for accommodation, travel destinations, bars and restaurants, and wedding and conference venues. We’ll also post information on travel regions and special offers, as well as activities and events in South Australia. It’s a work in progress, so please check back here regularly to see what’s new and keep up to date!

 

Adelaide Fringe Festival

It’s almost that time of year again, the best time of year to visit Adelaide we mean. For 31 magical days and nights the Adelaide Fringe Festival will completely take over Adelaide, surrounding suburbs and even some regional areas of South Australia. This year’s event will kick off on 17 February and run until 19 […] read more

Visit Maggie Beer’s Farm Shop

Maggie Beer is a self-taught cook, author and food producer, and is one of Australia’s most loved cooks. A must-do when visiting South Australia is a day trip to the Barossa Valley, and more specifically a visit to Maggie Beer’s Farm Shop in Nuriootpa where visitors can stock up on their favourite Maggie Beer products and […] read more

1834 Hotels Managers' Conference 2017

Each year 1834 Hotels hosts their Managers’ Conference to bring all of their property General Managers and Head Office staff together to review the year that was and prepare for the year ahead. On Tuesday 10th January, staff made their way from across several states to gather at the Clare Country Club in South Australia’s […] read more

Santos Tour Down Under pedals into Adelaide

If you’re visiting Adelaide or surrounding towns of South Australia over the next week you’re bound to get wound up in the Santos Tour Down Under excitement. The Santos Tour Down Under kicks off the cycling year in exhilarating style and is the biggest cycling race in the southern hemisphere. Running over nine days, the event brings top […] read more

Dinosaurs Alive at Adelaide Zoo

It’s an event 65 million years in the making. From Boxing Day, Adelaide Zoo is travelling back in time to when dinosaurs roamed the earth. Dinosaurs Alive will give budding paleontologists the opportunity to walk alongside seven life-size and life-like roaring, snarling and moving animatronic dinosaurs. Ever wanted to measure up to a T. Rex, […] read more

Mad March in Adelaide

Each year the city of Adelaide comes alive with a number of events taking place during the weeks from mid-February to late-March. This time of year is commonly referred to as ‘Mad March’ in South Australia. The diversity is astounding and ranges from travelling theatre shows performing to small groups in a beautiful garden setting, to loud and […] read more

The Adelaide Central Market this Christmas

The Adelaide Central Market is a fresh food market recognised as an Adelaide institution where people come from all over the city to shop for fruit and vegetables, meat, poultry, seafood, bakery goods, cheeses, small goods, sweets and nuts, health foods and much more all under the one roof. Some of Adelaide’s most popular cafes […] read more

Mundine Vs Green at Adelaide Oval

There is no greater rivalry in Australian sport than that between Danny Green and Anthony Mundine. On 3 February 2017, an anticipated crowd of 40,000 will gather at Adelaide Oval as the boxing legends settle the score once and for all, in what is expected to be one of the most exhilarating sporting events of the […] read more
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