Eyre Peninsula

Left the heat of the outback behind to travel south on the Lincoln and Flinders Highways around the Eyre Peninsula coastline.

Point Lowly Lighthouse edited

Point Lowly lighthouse marking the entrance to the upper Spencer Gulf.

Whyalla foreshore

Whyalla foreshore

Cowell Boardwalk over mangrove coastline

Cowell boardwalk over mangroves edging Franklin Harbour

Arno Bay jetty

Arno Bay jetty

Pelicans resting from weather at Port Neill

Pelicans staying low in the strong northerly wind at Port Neill

Tumby Bay

Tumby Bay foreshore

Blue fin tuna pens

Tuna farming at Port Lincoln

Lincoln National Park

Woodcutters Bay, Lincoln National Park

Coffin Bay

Coffin Bay, famous for its oyster farms and national park

Salt lake by Flinders Hwy

One of the many salt lakes along Flinders Highway

Big pair of thongs

Elliston’s coastal drive thongs

sea lion colony 2

Sea lion colony at Point Labatt

Cape Radstock near sea lion colony

Cape Radstock

Sceale Bay

Sceale Bay

Streaky Bay

Streaky Bay, overlooking the only north facing jetty in South Australia.

Surf beach east view      

Our last stop before crossing the Great Australian Bight was the Point Sinclair National Surfing Reserve.

surfer

 

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