For the adventurous, you can’t go past diving with The Great White Sharks. Port Lincoln is one of the very few places in the world where you can dive with our most fearsome underwater predator - it is sure to leave you with memories that will last you a lifetime!
For a truly amazing experience, complete with all the luxuries you'd hope for such as hot water showers, wifi internet, full all day catering and the largest shark cage in Australia we recommend Calypso Star Charters. We are the premier accommodation provider for Calypso Star Charters, providing exclusive discounted rates and complimentary transfers to and from the hotel to the Marina on the day of your dive.
Be enchanted by the puppy dogs of the sea. Swimming with the sealions is an unforgettable, half day adventure perfect for the whole family. Swim and giggle with the very cute and very playful Australian SeaLions.
Seasonal tour between September to May
The Port Lincoln CBD is relatively flat, however if you venture further afield, we do have some hills around town to make those legs work a little harder. With plenty to explore in Port Lincoln, cycling is the best way to experience the fresh ocean air, and capture glimpses of things you miss if travelling via the car like dolphins frolicking in the bays. Travel from the Port Lincoln Hotel along the foreshore to the Lincoln Cove Marina to see the largest commercial fishing fleet in the Southern Hemisphere and watch all of the action unfold. Grab a picnic and ride to Axel Stenross Maritime Museum to learn about boat building and the fascinating life of Axel and his mate who travelled from Finland. Venture a little further to the Lions Park to stop for a picnic before heading back into town.
What are the costs:
Mountain bikes: $10 for 2 hours || $15 for 4 hours || $20 full day
Electric bikes: $15 for 2 hours || $30 for 4 hours || $50 full day
Price includes helmets & bike lock, must be over 18 years of age and over to hire the E bikes, terms and conditions apply.
To hire the bikes contact the hotel direct on 8621 2000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Where the vines meet the sea. Relax with a glass of great local and a bite to eat while overlooking the magnificent views of the vineyards, rolling hills and the sea - the perfect way to while an afternoon away
Offering custom made day trips, itineraries and tour packages, Goin Off Safaris is the perfect guide to help you explore the many secrets, adventures and amazing experiences that can be found in the region; from paddock to plate, wineries to wildlife, seafood to scenery and everything in between! Perfect for everyone from families to travelling couples.
If the thought of coming to Port Lincoln – the seafood capital of the world – and not trying your luck at a spot of fishing then a Fishing Charter is for you. Choose tours ranging from half day trips in the bay reeling in whiting or deep sea fishing targeting big snapper, nannygai and tuna!
Perfect for bird-watching and picnics, Mikkira Station is home to the Eyre Peninsula’s only Wild Koala Colony so you’re bound to spot a koala or two! Enjoy the space and tranquillity of the natural bush environment and explore the old stone-walled, thatch roofed homestead.
Hop on board an amazing day tour of the Eyre Peninsula experiencing all of Port Lincoln's top highlights. Take in the spectacular scenery including The Port Lincoln National Park and coastal sights of Whalers Way, visit the wildlife at a koala sanctuary, enjoy a delicious fresh lunch at a local fishing factory while learning its history and more!
Enjoy a stroll through the large walk-in bird aviary, play a game of putt putt, cuddle & feed the baby animals or explore the grounds on a Segway – there is something for everyone at Glen Forest Tourist Park.
Port Lincoln is surrounded by beautiful, natural landscapes so a visit to our National Parks won’t disappoint. Pack a picnic, put your walking shoes on and enjoy a day of spectacular ocean views, sandy beaches, wildlife, walking trails and 4WD tracks. Local tip* Embrace the short but steep walk up Stamford Hill to enjoy breathtaking views of Boston Bay, Port Lincoln and the Lincoln National Park.
An exciting 1 hour, hands on experience wading amongst the oyster beds in the world famous clear ocean waters of Coffin Bay. Learn how oysters are farmed and receive a shucking lesson by a local host with the opportunity to taste the freshest oysters straight from the sea!
Meandering around Port Lincoln's coastline, The Parnkalla Walking Trail passes a number of beautiful secret beaches, popular fishing spots, secluded picnic areas, historical sites and stunning, untouched flora & fauna. Spot a dolphin in the bay, watch the sea birds fish and giggle at the children splashing in the water - soak it up and immerse yourself in nature.
Established in 1947, The Port Lincoln Golf Course is a stunning, 18 hole, par 72 course located just 6 minutes from the Port Lincoln CBD. Wide and lush fairways are lined with pine trees ensuring a delightful and challenging game of golf for all.
Allow yourself to press the reset button and get back to nature, with rugged coastlines and immersive wildlife experiences on the Eyre Peninsula!
If you are travelling by road check out the Seafood Drive Road Trip Map, which gives hints of where to taste delicious local Seafood & Wifi hotsptops to upload those food pics.
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