Meningie is the next town when heading north to Adelaide on the ‘coastal ports/towns route. Meningie is a pretty spot with a difference; this ‘coastal location is fresh water’ and should be earmarked for a stopover or at least an extended stay. Even inland coastal locations have that appeal but hat said Meningie is a small town. It is on the Princes Highway near The Coorong and was surveyed in 1866
Meningie was the first town in Australia to have ADSL broadband installed without using an installed their own DSLAM in Meningie in October 2003, following on from having established a microwave network connecting to Adelaide in May 2001.