8 days in The Eyre Peninsula Itinerary

8 days in The Eyre Peninsula Itinerary

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8 days in The Eyre Peninsula Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  5​h 45​min
1
Port Lincoln
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
Streaky Bay
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Wudinna
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Kimba
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Port Augusta
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Sydney

2
nights
Port Lincoln

Port Lincoln ©
Primarily a marine industry town, Port Lincoln has about as many marina trawlers and grain silos as luxury yachts.
On the 30th (Sun), take in the pleasant sights at Parnkalla Walking Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Mon): learn about winemaking at Dellacolline Winery, then don't miss a visit to The Old Mill, and then identify plant and animal life at Mikkira Station.

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Sydney to Port Lincoln is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Streaky Bay.

Things to do in Port Lincoln

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Mikkira Station ©
Mikkira Station
Sleaford Bay ©
Sleaford Bay
The Old Mill ©
The Old Mill

1
night
Streaky Bay

Streaky Bay ©
Streaky Bay is a coastal town on the western side of the Eyre Peninsula, in South Australia just off the Flinders Highway 303 km north west of Port Lincoln and 727 km by road from Adelaide. On the 3rd (Wed), take in the dramatic natural features at Whistling Rocks and the Blowholes and then stroll through Streaky Bay Islands Caravan Park.

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You can drive from Port Lincoln to Streaky Bay in 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Wudinna.

Things to do in Streaky Bay

Parks Nature
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Streaky Bay Islands Caravan Park ©

1
night
Wudinna

Wudinna ©
Wudinna is a town in South Australia. On the 4th (Thu), take in the dramatic natural features at Polda Rock and then pause for some photo ops at The Australian Farmer.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Wudinna holiday planner.

You can drive from Streaky Bay to Wudinna in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Kimba.

Things to do in Wudinna

Nature Parks
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The Australian Farmer ©
The Australian Farmer

1
night
Kimba

Kimba ©
Kimba is a rural service town on the Eyre Highway at the top of Eyre Peninsula in the Australian state of South Australia. Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): don't miss a visit to The Big Galah, take some stellar pictures from Whites Knob Lookout, pause for some photo ops at Edward John Eyre Sculptures, then don't miss a visit to Halfway Across Australia, and finally don't miss a visit to Viterra’s Kimba Silos.

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Traveling by car from Wudinna to Kimba takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel to Port Augusta.
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Viterra’s Kimba Silos ©
Viterra’s Kimba Silos
Edward John Eyre Sculptures ©
Edward John Eyre Sculptures
Whites Knob Lookout ©
Whites Knob Lookout

2
nights
Port Augusta

Port Augusta ©
A natural harbor established in 1852, Port Augusta houses one of the most popular tourist attractions of the area, the Wadlata Outback Center.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): browse the exhibits of Port Augusta Cultural Centre - Yarta Purtli, admire the natural beauty at Australian Arid Lands Botanic Garden, then get great views at Matthew Flinders Red Cliff Lookout, and finally get great views at Water Tower Lookout. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the natural beauty at Homestead Gardens, then learn about all things military at RSL Military Museum, and then let the kids burn off some steam at Port Augusta Train Park.

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Traveling by car from Kimba to Port Augusta takes 2 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Port Augusta

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Homestead Gardens ©
Homestead Gardens
Matthew Flinders Red Cliff Lookout ©
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