Find the Fleurieu Peninsula town of Tooperang by following Cleland Gully Road and the Tookayerta Creek east of Mount Compass as it winds though rolling hills and scrub.
Tooperang offers bed and breakfast accommodation, venison and other produce sales, and local crafts. This is where you can turn south on Deep Creek Road to reach Scott Conservation Park.
It was the local spring water-fed creeks that gave this area its name, derived from an Aboriginal word for “much water”.
See more of the Fleurieu Peninsula – a coastal playground famed for its laid back lifestyle, beach breaks for surfers of all levels of experience, and top fishing spots.
It’s a paradise for divers and snorkellers, with dramatic shipwrecks and stunning marine life, including the famed Leafy Seadragon.
Enjoy some of the best produce and vineyards in Australia. The Fleurieu Peninsula is home to some prestigious winemaking regions, including McLaren Vale. The history of winemaking in this region goes all the way back to 1842, and it consistently produces some of the best drops you’ll ever taste.
There’s also national parks, golf courses, top quality cuisine and more.