The Kidman Connection

Galleries, Museums and Collections

This self-guided walking or driving tour of Kapunda unveils the fascinating story of this pioneering pastoralist. Learn about Sir Sidney Kidman, once one of Australia’s largest landholders, whose influence on the cattle industry is undeniable. Spot the informative mural and bust displayed at the Post Office, offering a glimpse into his remarkable achievements.

Delve deeper into Kidman’s life with captivating reads! Pick up copies of “The Forgotten King” or “The Extraordinary Life of Sir Sidney Kidman” from the Light Country Visitor Information Centre. These insightful books will transport you back in time and illuminate Kidman’s lasting impact.

Don’t miss the immersive experience that awaits! Explore the “Taste of the Region Interpretive Display” and the Kidman Exhibition. These interactive exhibits will deepen your appreciation for the region’s rich agricultural heritage and Sir Sidney Kidman’s enduring legacy.

The Kidman Connection: Unveiling the Cattle King’s Story!


Carpark Family Friendly Interpretive Centre Public Toilet

Internet Access

Free Wifi



Disabled Assistance

Caters for limited mobility


Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation Tourism Industry Council of SA Visitor Information Centre


Australian Tourism Accreditation


Free Entry

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