Beachport

Beachport - Limestone Coast - South Australia

Holiday makers flock to the town of Beachport for a relaxing break amidst the stunning coastal ambience 379 kilometres south-east of Adelaide. This beautiful patch of turf by the sea lures keen anglers with the promise of hauling in natures bounty of the sea in the form of whiting, flathead and garfish. Fisherman can always be spotted on the towns jetty where it extends 772 metres out into the pristine bay and is the second longest in South Australia. Beachport has come a long way from its whaling days of the past and now enjoys a prosperous crayfish industry.

Weave your way along Bowman Scenic Drive and take in the unspoilt Southern Ocean. For those who are gripped with enthusiasm by the rugged headland and coastal dunes, take the time to explore on foot. Immerse yourself in the sweet solitude of pure white isolated beaches and fascination at the ancient shell middens of Beachport Conservation Park. Whether by 4WD or on foot the towering limestone cliffs or Five Mile Drift, a beach, on Lake George are some of the features of this natural wonderland.

There are fantastic walks on offer including the Lighthouse Walk, the Lagoon Walk, Lanky's Walk, Wendy's Walk and the Jack and Hilda McArthur Walk, all boasting scenic views of the rugged coastline. Float around in the Pool of Siloam where the water is seven times saltier than the ocean making the art of floating a cinch. Learn all about the towns whaling history at the 'Old Wool and Grain Store' National Trust Museum.


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Meningie Limestone Coast
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Millicent Limestone Coast
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Penola Limestone Coast
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Port MacDonnell Limestone Coast
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Robe Limestone Coast
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