Petticoat Lane

Historical Sites and Heritage Locations

Wander through historic timber and stone cottages that retain the charm and character of yesteryear. Petticoat Lane represents the oldest residential area of Penola.

The lane’s character is enhanced by red gum kerbing, rose plantings and lavender and herb farm featuring 60 varieties of lavender.

Petticoat Lane is open daily. Please call the Penola Coonawarra Visitor Information Centre or collect keys for the cottages at the Mary MacKillop Interpretive Centre.


Carpark Coach Parking Family Friendly Gallery / Museum Interactive Centre Interpretive Centre Lawn / Gardens Pet Friendly Picnic Area Public Toilet

Internet Access

Free Wifi



Disabled Assistance

Caters for hearing impairment


Australian Tourism Export Council Campervan Motorhome Club of Australia National Trust Tourism Industry Council of SA Visitor Information Centre


Australian Tourism Accreditation COVID Clean Practicing Business COVID Safe National Trust


Free Entry

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