The Strawberry Fete holds a long history in Melrose with the original Strawberry Fete (pictured) dating back to c. 1910.
The walk from the Melrose Caravan Park at the bottom of the hill to the top of the hill takes around 4-5 hours return. The effort is rewarded but this is not an easy walk. More extensive walks through theMount Remarkable National Park usually start from Mambray Creek or Wilmington. Mount Remarkable National Park The park …
Melrose and the surrounding district is home to some great vineyards and wineries. With a wonderful Mediterranean climate the conditions are perfect for creating some truly remarkable wines. A great variety of wines is produced in the region including Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon, Sangiovese, Tempranillo, Nebbiolo, and Merlot.