At the ‘southern gateway’ of the Barossa, Williamstown offers a welcome for visitors wanting to enjoy a distinctive Barossa historical experience.
The town originally functioned as a service centre for
the already well-established pastoral and timber community of the famed Mount
Crawford district. Located close to wineries, the Barossa reservoirs,
conservation parks, Mount Crawford forest and the Barossa Goldfields,
Williamstown offers plenty to see and do, including cycling, walking and
This town is also home to the biggest mural in the Barossa, depicting aspects of life at Williamstown and surrounding areas since the earliest days of South Australian settlement.
Along the main street visitors can browse the antique store, visit either of the two hotels or grab a bite to eat at the bakery, or have a picnic/barbecue with your family at Colonist Corner or the Victoria Creek Reserve. Williamstown is also home to some fabulous wineries, including Domain Day, TeAro Estate and Linfield Road wines.