Eyre Peninsula Visitor Guide : 2018-2019 Eyre Peninsula Visitor Guide
Outdoor adventure | eyrepeninsula.com 9 TOP EXPERIENCES Come face-to-face with Eyre Peninsula’s amazing aquatic wildlife. Cage dive with Great White sharks, splash with dolphins, swim with sea lions and dive with Giant Australian cuttlefish. Keep your eyes open when snorkelling to spot the iconic and unique Leafy Sea Dragon. Watch Southern Right whales and their calves as they frolic in the waters along the Far West Coast Marine Park from June to October each year. Visit the unspoilt coastal scenery and camp under the stars. Enjoy bushwalking, four-wheel driving, fishing, surfing and kayaking. Travel inland into an untouched wilderness. You’ll find ancient wind-worn granite boulders and rock formations, including St Peter’s Pillars, the Organ Pipes, Pildappa Rock, Murphy’s Haystacks along with spectacular gorges, sheltered creeks, seasonal waterfalls and the sprawling white salt lake, Lake Gairdner, surrounded by the red foothills of the Gawler Ranges. For a gastronomic journey, follow the self-drive Seafood Frontier touring route to see, taste and purchase Australia’s best seafood from King George whiting and snapper to tasty tuna and kingfish, oysters, abalone, rock lobster and countless other delectable cold water fish; the ultimate seafood safari for any foodie! • One of the most spectacular one day adventures in the world. • Tours operate all year round departing from the Port Lincoln Marina. • Advanced Eco Certified and only one day operator licensed to berley. • No diver experience required, all food and equipment supplied. • Largest and stabilized vessel. Great for viewing opportunities and comfort. • Check current and historical shark sightings online. • Twilight Charters available during November to January. • Combo Tours also available. Port Lincoln South Australia sharkcagediving.com.au Ph (08) 8682 3939 • Half days tours operating from October through to May. • All equipment, either lunch or breakfast and snacks provided. • Largest vessel to the Islands. • Multiple tour discounts apply if you book a shark dive. 2017 Silver Tourist Attractions Dickenson Street, Iron Knob Ph: (08) 8646 2129 Iron Knob Come in and say G’day to the birthplace of Australia’s Steel Industry RV-friendly campground with camp kitchen and public toilets (donation, pets on leash). Knobbie’s Park, with playground, public exercise equipment and public phone. Golf club, lawn bowls club, post office and Errappa Blue Light Camp. Visit the tourist centre and mining museum (free entry), with short film. Gift shop, ironstone jewellery and mine tours available. Please note: NO FUEL AVAILABLE. Passes and permits Book your next outdoor adventure online and secure your spot before you leave home. Purchase multi-entry park passes, vehicle entry, camping and explore a range of accommodation at www.parks.sa.gov.au or by calling (08) 8204 1910. Download guides and maps, get the latest fire and personal safety information at www.parks.sa.gov.au or for more information, contact the Eyre Peninsula Natural Resources Centre on (08) 8688 3111 during business hours.