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Yorke Peninsula
4 Days/3Nights

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Single Supplement applies to accommodated tours.

Prices Valid April 1st, 2017 - March 31st, 2018

Includes:
All meals, accommodation/camp fees,camping equipment, entry to attractions, National Park fees, Adelaide accommodation transfers.

 

Day 1

Adelaide - Stansbury

Depart Adelaide 0730hrs

Travel Highway One to Port Wakefield stopping of at St Kilda to take a boardwalk through the mangroves then onto to visit the historic Port Wakefield

From Pt Wakefield we leave Highway One and head for the Yorke Peninsula, stopping at Ardrossan a grain export port and the One Steel Limestone Quarry from where will gain an excellent view over the St Vincent Gulf.

Continuing along the coast to Stansbury, visiting some of the many popular beachside holiday destinations for city dwellers.

O/N Stansbury

Day 2

Stansbury – Pondalowie Bay / Marion Bay

This morning we have a leisurely walk around Stansbury before head toward Marion Bay.

Along the way we call at Wool Bay and Port Giles one of South Australia’s largest grain ports used to export the large harvest from the fertile soils of Yorke Peninsula. We then visit Edithburgh enroute to Marion Bay and Innes National Park to explore the old town of Inneston establish to mine gypsum from the local lakes. While explore the park we will also learn about the maritime disasters of the coastline during the early 1900 before adjourning to Pondalowie Bay for our overnight camp.

O/N Pondalowie Bay / Marion Bay

Day 3

Pondalowie Bay / Marion Bay – Moonta Bay

Today we explore the west coast of Yorke Peninsula visiting Corny Point, Point Turton, Minlaton to visit the Capt Harry Butler memorial, Balgowan and Moonta before setting up camp at Moonta Bay.

O/N Moota Bay

Day 4

Moonta Bay – Adelaide

Today we explore the mining history of the Copper Coast. We visit the School of Mines, the Moonta Mines, candy shop and take a tour underground at the Wheal Hughes which was re-mined in the 1990’s.

We then travel to Wallaroo and important grain & fishing port before turning for Adelaide visiting the Farm Shed Museum at Kadina.

Arrive Adelaide approx 1800hrs.