A region of contrasts
The Eyre Peninsula’s eastern side has calm beaches and the warm waters of the Spencer Gulf. The west coast has spectacular cliffs, long, white, sandy beaches and brilliant blue water. Under big blue skies, the roads stretch through farming plains, raked vineyards, untamed wilderness and national parks.
Explore the wonders that lie beneath the sea - swim with sea lions or
hand-feed tuna. Explore long stretches of pristine beaches or densely
forested national parks. Teach the kids to fish and surf. Feast on the
The Eyre Peninsula is Australia’s “Seafood Frontier”, with world-class seafood on offer at our many fine restaurants. Matched with regional wine, it’s pure indulgence.
Experienced surfers flock to the Eyre Peninsula’s deserted surf beaches. Outdoor adventurers visit for big game fishing and shark cage diving.
While you’re here, do the once in a lifetime drive across the Nullarbor, one of the great wilderness areas. Stop along the way to watch whales and their calves frolic in the shadows of towering, wave ravaged cliffs.
Swim with sea lions and spend time unhurried by routines and expectations.
The wild, wild west
Camp in complete isolation or enjoy top-class accommodation, only minutes from the wilderness.
Be prepared to drive though. The Eyre Peninsula is vast, with more than 2000 kilometres of coastline. Fly from Adelaide to one of our three regional airports, take a tour or hire a car and drive from Adelaide.
Look out for the Visitor Information Centres in Port Lincoln, Whyalla, Elliston and Ceduna. Just look for the blue sign with a yellow “i” on it. The centres will supply you with brochures, maps and plenty of advice to ensure you get the most out of your holiday.
The Eyre Peninsula, it’s a holiday like no other.
The Eyre Peninsula Visitor Guide has all the information you need on food, wine, fishing, events, wildlife and the Eyre Peninsula’s Seafood Trail. It's a little bit scary but a whole lot of fun. Find out why the Eyre Peninsula is nature’s playground.
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Download an Eyre Peninsula map to help find your way around when you visit. Follow the coast to amazing beaches and whale lookouts or venture inland to the Gawler Ranges National Park.