Opening times: 1 pm to 4 pm on 1st, 3rd (and 5th if applicable) Sunday of each month, plus public holidays (Closed Christmas Day and Good Friday).  

All Enquiries: Email:; phone 0417 870 596


Open Days – May: History Month, open every Sunday from 1 pm to 4 pm.

NOTE:  The kitchen closes for afternoon tea at approximately 3.30 pm.

FEES:  If you come into the Park especially to visit Old Government House, entry into the Belair National Park is free on request.  Entry to Old Government House is by donation ($5 per adult) – children under 12 years of age free of charge. Afternoon tea is $10.00 a head regardless of age.  We accept credit card payments.

Old Government House is located 11 kilometres south of Adelaide, South Australia, in Belair National Park.

A range of souvenirs is available for purchase.  Every penny donated goes towards the conservation, restoration and upkeep of the house contents and garden.

Weekday tours and special interest groups are welcome by appointment (Minimum 12 guests). Guides from the Friends of Old Government House conduct tours.  Morning tea can be served if required.
NOTE:  PRIVATE TOURS ARE NOW FULLY BOOKED FOR THE REMAINDER OF 2022.     Get in touch for more information, or to go on a waiting list.