Blogs From 2017

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How to spend 72 hours in the Riverland

Thinking of escaping the daily grind but not sure where to go? Do you love craft beer, local produce, great wines and magical scenery? Consider exploring the Riverland, we have compiled an excellent itinerary for how to spend 72 hours in The Riverland when you stay at The Frames.

5 relaxing ways to stay active while on holiday

The word ‘holiday’ conjures up many different images in your head: food, wine, exploring, learning and generally more food and extra centimetres around the waistline! Here’s some great ways to stay active while staying at The Frames.

Magical Moments at The Frames

Imagine spending a weekend away in villas that overlook the beautiful Murray River in a location that allows you to reconnect to each other and with the destination. Take the wow factor up a notch and from Adelaide, fly to The Frames by helicopter or private plane.

Your Journey from Adelaide to the Frames

Are you staying at one of the Frames ultra-luxury villas in the near future and driving from Adelaide to the Riverland? If you are, then you are in luck because today we want to share with you 5 places to take a rest and break up your journey.

Inducted into the South Australian Tourism Awards Hall of Fame

For the third consecutive year, luxury Riverland accommodation, The Frames, has been named as winner of the Self Contained Accommodation category at the South Australian Tourism Awards and has been inducted into the Hall of Fame.

A must do in Australian luxury travel

"This was our second stay at The Frames and it was just as perfect as our previous stay 2 years ago. It is of an international luxury standard, offering anyone who visits an extraordinary experience."

10 things you didn’t know about The Frames

There are some things that everyone knows about The Frames, for example the villas are super luxurious and they all have stunning Murray River views.   
We answer all your questions today, just read on to learn a little bit more about The Frames.

5 Tips to Capture Your Best Travel Photos

There’s definitely an art to photography and some people seem to have a natural eye for capturing interesting angles. You don’t have to have a swag of tools or editing software to get great photos, just follow some of our simple tips!

How to Get to The Frames

The Riverland is a region of South Australia spanning along the Murray River from the Victorian border. The Frames, located in Paringa, is a short 3 hour drive from our State’s capital, Adelaide, or 1.5 hour drive from regional Victorian centre, Mildura. There are many ways to get from A to B, read on and you will see.

Celebrate Spring at Australia's Largest Rose Festival

The Renmark Rose Festival will celebrate its 23rd year in 2017 and is one of the Riverland’s largest and most supported festivals. The festival is a celebration of the region and its communities and even if you are not a lover of gardening, the program is full of events and attractions just for you!

The Guide to Riverland Cellar Doors, Breweries and Distilleries

The Riverland has long been a region known for its wine production, however a new wave of beverages have been growing in production as well. Throughout the region there are a range of cellar doors, breweries and distilleries where you can taste locally produced wine (including organic varietals), beer, cider, gin and brandy. Here a just a few that we think you should begin with.

Tasting the Riverland

Taste your way around South Australia’s Food Bowl – The Riverland! From almonds to caperberries and dukkah to chutneys, there are plenty of fantastic local producers creating delights that will tantalise your taste buds! With an Eat Local ethos, the Riverland is the best place to source fresh produce direct from the farm gate!

Fantastic Facilities at The Frames

Everything you might possibly need from in-villa Nespresso machines and outdoor baths to electric bikes and complimentary vehicle service are available at The Frames. Why? Because we know that attention to detail and great service is important to our guests.

Exclusive Experiences at The Frames

Are you planning to stay or staying at The Frames in the near future? Take a look over our exclusive experiences where we share with you the sights, tastes and sounds of the Murray River.

6 ways to Connect with Nature in the Riverland

We have all heard about how being in nature can make us happier, healthier and kinder. People often refer the calming properties of the seaside but did you know the quiet calm of The Murray River can lull even the most stressed of minds into a relaxed state. Try these activities while visiting The Frames to soothe your soul and de-stress your mind.

How to spend 48 Hours in the Riverland

Thinking of escaping the daily grind but not sure where to go? Do you love fine food, luxury escapes, craft beer, local produce, great wines and magical scenery? Consider exploring the Riverland, we have compiled an excellent itinerary for how to spend 48 hours in the Riverland during your stay at The Frames.

St Agnes Distillery Tour

A hidden gem in Renmark is the Angove Family Winemakers cellar door and the Riverland's first ever winery and distillery. It is here, where from humble beginnings, St Agnes Brandy grew to become one of Australia's most iconic brandies. Learn more about the family legacy, the secret ingredient to this premium spirit on a tour of the distillery.