Barossa Business Changes - Covid19 & Tourism

An Update from Barossa Visitor Centre:

With the statewide easing of COVID-19 restrictions, the Barossa Visitor Centre team returned to the office from 18 May 2020 after working from home for 7 weeks. The visitor centre has resumed normal operating hours.
Our team are taking appropriate measures to ensure our staff and visitors are safe by operating with limited visitors allowed in the premises and access via side entry only. Adherence to social distancing applies, cleaning, and splitting of workforce is also in place.

The Barossa Visitor Team are happy to help with any face-to-face enquiries or by calling 1300 852 982, emailing visitorcentre@barossa.sa.gov.au or getting in touch through the My Barossa Facebook page.

Amendments to Business Offers & Opening Hours

Council's Tourism Services team are working closely alongside Tourism Barossa and Barossa Grape and Wine Association

We have compiled some listings, which are constantly updated in real-time, of amended Barossa business operations visit barossa.com/visit/barossa-is-open-for-business-covid-19-update to help our community to support local businesses through these unprecedented times.

Now more than ever is the time to support local, support Barossa. Please see the listings below:

Retail

Beverages

Tours & Experiences

Dining

If you are an operator of a tourism business, please fill out one of the following forms:

Retail Operations Form

Alternate Dining Offers/Takeaway Food Form

Wine/Beverages Form

Experience and Tour Operations Form

If you have already entered your details into the initial spreadsheet, we ask that you please complete a new listing if your circumstances have changed. We will be able to update the viewable document to only show the most recent listing. We ask that you kindly update as soon as you can so that we can ensure we are providing most up-to-date information.

If you are experiencing trouble submitting your amended offers, please try a different browser. If this doesn't work, please contact BVC by calling 1300 852 982 or emailing visitorcentre@barossa.sa.gov.au and we will update the form on your behalf.

Useful Resources

Health
The Department of Health is managing the COVID-19 outbreak in Australia as a health emergency. They will update this page every day with the current situation, latest case numbers and related information.  Incidents of Covid-19 will occur in our Barossa businesses and community and it is vital that we understand how to respond. Please also keep informed and monitor SA Health’s coronavirus advice and updates, available from the SA Health website.

Coronavirus Health Information Line 1800 253 787

Please click here for a list of resources should you need mental health assistance. It is important during these times to stay healthy both physically and mentally and to reach out if you are struggling.

Tourism Australia
Please refer to the latest version of Tourism Australia's Coronavirus information page.  We strongly recommend that all Tourism Operators subscribe to their newsletter.

South Australian Corporate website
There is an excellent amount of information regarding Covid-19 on this link, please take 10 minutes to read this information, so that you are accurately informed regarding travel restrictions, financial support available, advice for staff, etc.

Barossa Grape & Wine Association:
Have aggregated a number of websites providing useful information for businesses here.