Nelson

"Where the river

meets the sea!"

Situated by the beautiful Glenelg River,the quiet village of Nelson is home to an abundance of native wildlife. Nelson boasts great bushwalking and fishing, walks alongside the river estuary and Great Southern Ocean beach. A river cruise service is offered, with the option of a stop upstream to visit the magnificent Princess Margaret Rose Caves. Boat and canoe hire are also available within walking distance of Karnkendi. Distanced equally between Adelaide and Melbourne, Nelson is the perfect get-away destination. Dining options include the Nelson Hotel, Nelson Roadhouse and Nelson Kiosk. Extensive shopping is available in Mount Gambier (35km) and Portland (68km).