John Pirie Motor Inn Blog

Welcome to our blog page – here you’ll find our suggestions for accommodation, travel destinations, bars and restaurants, and wedding and conference venues. We’ll also post information on travel regions and special offers, as well as activities and events in South Australia. It’s a work in progress, so please check back here regularly to see what’s new and keep up to date!

24 hours in Port Pirie


Wondering what to do during your stay in Port Pirie? Here’s your go-to guide to the best 24 hours in Port Pirie. Read more.

Instagram-able Port Pirie – your best photo ops!


The Port Pirie Smelter is located on the eastern shore of the Spencer Gulf. There is an adjacent dedicated port facility where concentrates are received, with final products dispatched by road and rail.Read more.