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Port Lincoln, South Australia, Australia
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Whalers Way Tours and Tickets
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Reviewed 4 days ago

In our 2WD we were only able to do less than half of this drive due to a sand drift right across the road, this was a real shame. What we did see was good but not great, having visited more amazing sights on the...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank gymnastics with T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Different from most government-run tourism sites in that you can walk where you like to view the rugged coastline. But it's up to you to be careful. Enjoy the authentic Australia bush and coastline, appreciating that it is being shared by the owners.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Ruth_M69
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great scenery, but rough roads and poor hard to read signage. It is private land, fee applies to enter, keys obtained from tourist centre in Port Lincoln. Just needs some up keep and improvements in safety fencing and signs to make it an excellent experience.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Anne P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here 20 years ago. Still enjoyed it. The road in was excellent and viewed some beautiful coastline

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Rocky R
Reviewed October 9, 2019

So many beautiful sights here. Amazing ocean beaches, Each turn bought you something different to look at. One huge beautiful rock pool and some very very rough seas that through up some enormous waves down the back. Great day out.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank LaurenB3039
Reviewed October 5, 2019 via mobile

If your in Port Lincoln...make sure your head out to Whalers Way for a look...its fantastic! We spent the day in the National Park...then made our way to Coffin Bay National Park...which is also amazing!

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Czechozzie
Reviewed September 3, 2019

A great family day trip some 40 kms from Port Lincoln. Many interesting places on the way. Pay at gate or at Information Center. Fantastic coast line and scenery.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Dean D
Reviewed July 5, 2019 via mobile

Excellent place to see some of the rugged west coast coast line. Simple rule; read the warning signs. This coast is evidently very dangerous. However smart people think they are, selfies of smashing waves against a rocky coast have their limitations. Don't let a beautiful...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed May 27, 2019

Stunning coastline and beautiful scenery make for some awesome photos to treasure. Windy, but thats to be expected.

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank joellenf910
Reviewed May 19, 2019

The experience was good, signage very outdated, cost $30 just to get through gate definitely very overpriced only took about 2hrs to complete track. We would not recommend and we definitely won’t do it again.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Penny K
July 8, 2015|
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You can get the pass key at the little kiosk thing at the gate. However, th permit needs to be collected from the tourist info centre. If they don't have any, they will be able to advise where to get them from.
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