Melrose is the oldest town in the Flinders Ranges. It is in the shadow of Mount Remarkable, 265 km north of Adelaide, and the town was once named "Mount Remarkable". At the 2011 census, Melrose had a population of 406.

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Around Melrose SA 5483

Our Picks on what to Do in Melrose SA

Melrose heritage museum - SA

Our Picks on where to Stay in Melrose SA

Mt Remarkable Hotel Motel

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Our Picks on what to Eat in Melrose SA

Hickory's Run Olive Grove and Cafe

Old Ev’s Bakehouse

Shopping in Melrose SA

Community Services  

Melrose Visitor Information Centre
7 Stuart St,

District Council Of Mount Remarkable
3 - 5 Stuart Street,

Location Information 

  • Population: 406
  • State electorate(s): Stuart
  • Federal Division(s): Grey
  • Established (yr): 1840
  • Population information is based on 2016 Census data.

Travel To  

Port Pirie SA 5540 (71.6 km, 59 mins)
Wilmington SA 5485 (22.7 km, 19 mins)
Acknowledgement of Country

Melrose 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.