Do you need a 4WD to get to memory Cove?

Do you need a 4WD to get to memory Cove?

Unlike wilderness protection areas in the eastern States, Memory Cove is open to four-wheel drivers and visitors are actively encouraged. It takes a little bit of planning and organising to gain access to this area, and this was a major highlight of the trip for us.

Can you swim at Memory Cove?

Nestled among coastal mallee, and overlooking a white sandy beach and tranquil blue bay, Memory Cove is a perfect place for swimming, snorkelling, fishing and relaxing. You must book to stay in one of the five campsites and there is a three night maximum.

Do I need a 4WD for Lincoln National Park?

Within the Lincoln National Park is the Memory Cove Wilderness Area. Unlike wilderness protection areas in the eastern states, Memory Cove is open to four wheel drivers and visitors are actively encouraged.

Where is Memory Cove South Australia?

Eyre Peninsula
Memory Cove is a bay located on the East coast of Jussieu Peninsula on Eyre Peninsula in South Australia approximately 15 kilometres (9.3 mi) South-East of Port Lincoln.

Do you need a 4WD for Eyre Peninsula?

The Eyre Peninsula is a perfect 4WD getaway, with various terrains to explore and friendly towns to visit along the way.

How do you get to Thistle Island?

Live on Thistle Island Accessible by air from Port Lincoln and only a short flight of 15 minutes from airport to landing strip, or from Adelaide Airport. Alternately you can get to the Island by sea, perfect for someone who has a boat that adds to the excitement of this holiday location.

What is there to do in Port Lincoln National Park?

Top Attractions in Port Lincoln

  • Whalers Way. 176.
  • Glen-Forest Tourist Park & Vineyard. 176.
  • Lincoln National Park. National Parks • Beaches.
  • Port Lincoln Visitor Information. 310.
  • Winter Hill Lookout. 103.
  • Mikkira Station. Nature & Wildlife Areas.
  • Koppio Smithy Museum.
  • Axel Stenross Maritime Museum.

Where are the sea lions in Port Lincoln?

Where: The best place to go swimming with sea lions is the Eyre Peninsula. In the sheltered waters of Boston Bay off Port Lincoln (a 50 minute flight from Adelaide) or at Baird Bay near Streaky Bay (about 3.5 hours drive from Port Lincoln).

Do you need a 4WD for whalers way?

Please note: The road to Red Banks beach is currently 4WD only. We urge all visitors to take care when visiting Whalers Way. A permit MUST be purchased prior to entry. To purchase a permit please click below or come in-store at the Port Lincoln Visitor Information Centre.

Can you drive on Moana beach?

Moana is one of few beaches where cars are allowed to drive onto the beach. Dogs too are allowed on the beach, but during daylight savings they must be on a lead between 10.00am and 8.00pm.

Who owns Boston Island?

Davis family
Boston Island welcomes you The 960 hectare island is owned by Davis family, and is primary used as a sheep station for grazing sheep.

How do you get to Spilsby Island?

The 1000-acre island – which is privately owned and is grazed by sheep, as well as holding a few holiday cottages – is easily accessible via plane via both Port Lincoln, and you could also fly in directly from Adelaide.