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Yorke Peninsula Visitor Information

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Ardossan

Ardrossan is located approximately 150km from Adelaide on the eastern coast of Yorke Peninsula, centrally located for day trips around the Peninsula. A popular holiday destination with safe beaches, jetty, fishing and crabbing.

Lookout
Jetty
Fishing
Crabbing
Golf Course
Lawn Bowls
Supermarket
Hotels
Bakery
Cafe
Bottleshop
Service Station

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Port Vincent

A major seaside holiday destination on the Gulf of St Vincent Port Vincent is Yorke Peninsula’s centre of yachting and sailing. It boasts a fantastic aquatic centre with plenty of water activities on offer. Port Vincent is a great place to visit and hosts a wonderful New Years Day ‘Gala Day’ with a fireworks display.

Swimming beach with pontoons
Playground
Beach Shelter
Aquatic Centre
Marina
Vac Swim Lessons in January
Undercover BBQ Facilities
Lookout
5km Foreshore Walking Trail
Tennis Courts
Bowling Green
Golf Course
Hotel
Deli
Beach Kiosk
Small supermarket
Boat Ramp
Service Station

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Stansbury

With a tree lined foreshore, a magnificent playground and boat launching facilities, Stansbury is a prime seaside retreat. The beach is great for kids with thousands of family holidays having been enjoyed here over the years. A must visit destination with a great tourist information centre.

Swimming beach with pontoons
Jetty
Beach Shelter
Vac Swim Lessons in January
All-weather, all-tide three lane boat launching facility
Playground with BBQ Facilities
Tourist Information Centre
Hotel
Cafe
Deli
Supermarket
Pharmacy
Oyster Farm
Bowling Green
Tennis Courts
Football Oval
Golf Course
Service Station
Police Station

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Wool Bay

Magnificent cliff top views await you at the quiet seaside town of Wool Bay, which was once a major grain and wool port. It features the historic Lime Kiln Ruin which is definitely worth a look. The beach is one of the safest for young children and the jetty offers some great fishing enjoyed by many.

Swimming Beach
Beach Shelter
Jetty
Cement Tidal Boat Ramp
Lime Kiln Ruin
Electric BBQ Facility
Barachel Alpaca Farm & Shop
Golf Course
Port Giles jetty nearby
Kleins Point jetty nearby

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Sultana Point

A beautiful white sandy beach awaits you at Sultana Point which is located just around the corner from Edithburgh. It's a small quiet beachside settlement with all of Edithburgh’s amenities a stone’s throw away. This beach is a great spot to take the kids, go for long beach walks, or just set up your beach umbrella, deck chairs and relax the day away.

Great swimming beach
Beach shelter
Wind farm viewing area
Walking Trail

Marion Bay

Offering captivating scenery, Marion Bay is the gateway to Innes National Park. Beautiful beaches, great fishing - jetty, boat or beach, surfing, exploring Innes and the coast - a great base for bisiting the ‘bottom end’.

Swimming Beach
Cement Boat Ramp
Jetty
Fishing Charters Available
Tennis Court
Playground
BBQ Facilities
Recreation Hall
Tavern & Restuarant
General Store with fuel
Close to Innes National Park

Pondalowie Bay

Pondalowie Bay (within Innes National Park)

Located within the national park, ‘Pondie’ is the crayfishing hub the Yorke Peninsula. It has a fantastic scenic beach in a sheltered cove. Explore the national park with other magnificent swimming and surfing beaches nearby.

Swimming beach
Surfing beach
Boat launching from beach only
Lookouts

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Coobowie

A quiet seaside town which some say it is ‘Yorke Peninsula’s Best Kept Secret’! The beach consists of a mixture of sand, shells and rock and is popular for fishing off the beach. The local pub, the town’s peacefulness and foreshore playground make Coobowie a holiday destination worth considering.

Swimming Beach
Hotel
Playground
BBQ Facilities
Boat launching from beach only
Walking Trail

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Edithburgh

Becoming increasingly popular with tourists, Edithburgh is a historic seaside town with a jetty that was once one of the busiest ports in the state. The main jetty now is popular for fishing, swimming and scuba diving in the nearby reef. Edithburgh is an attractive town with a brand new playground and trendy cafes.

Tidal Swimming Pool with BBQ Facilities
2 x Jetties
Vac Swim Lessons in January
All weather boat launching facility
Hotel
Cafe
Deli / Takeaway / Newsagent
Service Station
Boutique Shops
New Playground
Museum
Native Flora Reserve
Walking Trail
Police Station

Corny Point

At the tip of the Yorke Peninsula, Corny Point is situated with its historic lighthouse still in use for guidance to ships today. Corny Point is an ideal holiday destination and boasts a magnificent white sandy beach with some of the state’s best surfing beaches nearby.

Swimming beach
Boat launching from beach only
General Store with fuel
Cricket Oval
Tavern
Lighthouse

The Pines & Couches Beach

While unknown to many, it is unspoilt, scenic and definitely worth considering. If you haven’t been to The Pines before, you will be pleasantly surprised to this small seaside settlement only a short distance to Corny Point.

Cement boat ramp (tidal)
Playground
Picnic Area

Point Souttar

A short scenic drive from Point Turton, Point Souttar is arguably one of the best beaches on the Yorke Peninsula. With a strip of cliff top properties set above a pristine white sandy beach and sheltered by the surrounding rugged coastline, Point Souttar is becoming increasingly popular and rightly so. You won’t be disappointed if you choose to holiday at Point Souttar!

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Port Moorowie

Enjoy the spectacular scenery of the rugged coastline with views to Kangaroo Island here at Port Moorowie; a quiet area, unspoilt and unknown. The sandy beach is great for swimming, body surfing, fishing and spending the day with the children.

Cement Boat Ramp
Swimming Beach
Walking Trails
Only a short drive to the Troughbridge Scenic Drive
Only a couple of kilometres to Ballywire Farm & Tea Rooms

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Point Turton

A thriving seaside town with all-weather, all-tide boat launching facilities. Point Turton has grown substantially in the last few years. It has a great jetty and swimming centre, Tavern and is a great location for exploring the ‘bottom end’.

Swimming Centre
Vac Swim Lessons in January
Jetty
All-weather, all-tide boat ramp
Popular for boating, windsurfing and sailing
Picnic Area with gazebo shelter
BBQ facility
Playground
Foreshore walking trail
Tavern
General Store with fuel

Port Rickaby

A quiet seaside town only 10 minutes from Minlaton and is a great place to get away from the city life. Lovely white sandy beach, jetty, local store at caravan park.

Swimming beach
Jetty
Recreation Hall
Tennis Courts
Shop
Vac Swim Lessons in January

Minlaton

The business centre of Central Yorke Peninsula, it has it’s own attractions such as a 1916 Bristol Monoplane, known as ‘The Red Devil’, a fauna reserve with Emus, Kangaroos and Wallabies and has a fantastic tourist information centre, ‘Harvest Corner’ that is definitely worth a visit.

Service stations
Laundromat
Cafes
Bakery
Supermarket
Opp Shop
Agricultural Supplies
Hardware Shop
Newsagency
Playground
Red Devil Attraction
National Trust Museum
Harvest Corner Tourist Information Centre
Fauna Park with Emus, Kangaroos & Wallabies
Boutique Shops
BBQ Facilities
Police Station
Football Oval
Tennis Courts
Bowling Green
Doctors Surgery
Hotel
Sporting Club

Yorketown

We like to consider Yorketown the business and shopping centre of the Southern Yorke Peninsula. It has excellent services and is the place to come for supplies when visiting the surrounding area.

Large supermarket
Banks with ATM facilities
Hotels
Deli & Cafe
Bakery
Police Station
Hardware Store
Newsagency
Agricultural Supplies
Chemist
Opp Shop
Sports Store
Service Stations
New Playground
Undercover BBQ Facilities
Historical Society open Fridays
Telecentre with internet facilities
Football Oval
Tennis Courts
Bowling Green
Doctors Surgery & Hospital
Dentist
Community Library

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Hardwicke Bay

Once a small fishermen’s village, Hardwicke Bay has now grown to become a wonderful family beachside holiday location. It has a magnificent beach and is popular not only for swimming and fishing but also windsurfing and yachting. Hardwicke Bay is also just a stones throw from the famous Flaherty's Beach.

Swimming Beach
Boat launch from beach only

Get In Touch

6 Minlaton Road, Yorketown, South Australia, 5576
Phone: +61 08 8852 2000
Email: info@accommodationonyorkes.com.au

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