One of the larger towns in the Fleurieu Peninsula, Yankalilla has retained its 'old village' atmosphere, with the pretty Bungala River flowing through the township. Take a walk along the tree-lined streets, admiring the rural architecture and cottage gardens.replacenewlinereplacenewlineYankalilla is home to the first country Josephite school, opened by Saint Mary McKillop in 1867, which is now a private residence.replacenewlinereplacenewlineIn town you'll find a famous bakery, a well-stocked supermarket, banking facilities, a great pub and a number of art, craft and bric-a-brac stores for the keen bargain hunter. Drop into the Visitor Information Centre for maps and advice on things to do. A must-see while in Yankalilla is the town's historical museum, which is constantly being highly rated by visitors.

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Around Yankalilla SA 5203

Our Picks on what to Do in Yankalilla SA

Ingalalla Falls SA

Yankalilla Golf Club SA

Yankalilla Football Club

Yankalilla Memorial Park

Yankalilla District Historical Museum

Yankalilla Skate Park

Our Picks on where to Stay in Yankalilla SA

Dzintari Latvian Campsite

BungalaHouse 1856

Yankalilla Hotel

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Our Picks on what to Eat in Yankalilla SA

Martha's Garden Cafe

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Yankalilla Bakery

Shopping in Yankalilla SA

Community Services  

Fleurieu Coast Visitor Centre SA
163 Main South Road,

Yankalilla District Council Office
1 Charles Street,

Normanville Police Station SA
2 Mary Avenue,

Yankalilla Library - SA
181 Main South Road,

Location Information 

  • Population: 319
  • State electorate(s): Mawson
  • Federal Division(s): Mayo
  • Established (yr): 1842
  • Population information is based on 2016 Census data.

Travel To  

McLaren Vale SA 5171 (40.5 km, 34 mins)
Victor Harbor SA 5211 (32.9 km, 29 mins)
Acknowledgement of Country

Yankalilla SA is located on the following Aboriginal Nation/s. acknowledges the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the first inhabitants of the nation and the traditional custodians of the lands where we live, learn and work.