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Whyalla Foreshore and Marina

Free

Overview

You’ll soon discover why the foreshore is one of the city’s most loved attraction…
Along with its safe swimming beach, there are; changing rooms and toilet, a lifesaving and rescue facility, extensive lawns, free electronic barbeques and large popular playground area with shade and a café to relax and have something to eat and drink.
The waters are somewhat shallow which gives you the rare opportunity to walk to the ‘blue line’ in search of a feed of fresh crab. Land-based anglers will benefit from a new fishing jetty replacing the original built 1970s to provide an ideal place to catch tommy ruff, garfish, Whyalla’s famous ‘big red’ snapper and many other species.
There is also a swimming enclosure in the deeper waters of the marina where you can submerge yourself on those long hot days in summer. You are more than likely to spot some of our local, friendly dolphins leading and following craft right back to the ramp. So, keep your eyes open for one of their playful appearances.

Price

Free

Features

  • Entity Facility

    Barbeque
    Cafe
    Carpark
    Family Friendly
    Kiosk
    Parents Room
    Pet Friendly - Enquire
    Restaurant

  • Access With Assistance for the Disabled

    Suitable for guests with sufficient mobility to climb two or three steps, but would benefit from fixtures and fittings to aid balance.
    Suitable for guests who depend on the use of a wheelchair in a seated position at all times.
    Suitable for guests with high support needs who uses a hoist and always travel with a carer.
    Suitable for guests with a hearing impairment, from mild hearing loss to profoundly deaf.
    Suitable for guests with a vision impairment. Attained by providing for guests with partial vision impairment or total loss of useable vision.
    Disabled access available, contact operator for details