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

Bookings for December,  January and February now open:   

18th December
27th December Proclamation Day

2nd January
15th January
26th January (Australia Day)
29th January

12th February
26th February

All Enquiries: Email:; phone 0417 870 596


Tours: take place every 30 minutes starting at 1 pm.  Last tour is at 3.15 pm.  Last entry into the garden is 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 Fees for Old Government House

Tour only $10 per adult – children under 12 years of age free of charge.
Afternoon tea only is $10.00 a head regardless of age.
Tour and afternoon tea package: $15.00

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 16 guests). Guides from the Friends of Old Government House conduct tours.  The Private Tour All-inclusive price is $20.00 a head for 2023.
NOTE:  PRIVATE TOURS ARE NOW FULLY BOOKED FOR THE REMAINDER OF 2022; booking for 2023 are now open.     Get in touch for more information.