Seafood Frontier

Taste some of the freshest seafood in Australia along the Eyre Peninsula on a 6 day Seafood Frontier self-drive tour. Highlights include swimming with sea lions in their natural habitat, and spot native wildlife in Lincoln and Coffin Bay National Parks.

Price Includes

  • 1 night at Majestic Oasis Apartments, Port Augusta ★★★★ in an Executive Studio
  • 2 nights at Port Lincoln Hotel ★★★★✩ in a Town View Room
  • Full day Port Lincoln Tasting Eyre Tour^ including morning tea, lunch at the Fresh Fish Place and wine tasting at Lincoln Estate
  • 1 night at Ceduna Foreshore Hotel Motel ★★★✩ in a Standard Room including continental breakfast
  • 1 night at Majestic Oasis Apartments, Port Augusta ★★★★ in an Executive Studio
  • Complimentary WiFi and car parking throughout
  • 6 days AVIS (Hyundai i30 or similar) inclusive car hire+
     
Itinerary

DAY 1: Adelaide to Port Augusta (305 km)
Collect your vehicle and make your way along the Princes Highway to the seaport town of Port Pirie, to stop for morning tea. Continue to Port Augusta known as the Crossroads of Australia. Visit the acclaimed Wadlata Outback Centre, where you learn about the ‘Tunnel of Time’. The remainder of the day is at leisure.

DAY 2: Port Augusta to Port Lincoln (345 km)
Depart Port Augusta and head toward Port Lincoln, along the Lincoln Highway. Visit Whyalla, the gateway to the Eyre Peninsula and home to a thriving oyster industry. Then continue south to arrive in Port Lincoln, the ‘Seafood Capital of Australia.’ Spend the rest of the day at your leisure discovering all what Port Lincoln has to offer. This evening sample some of the local seafood on offer at one of the many seafood restaurants.

DAY 3: Port Lincoln
Today, sit back and let someone else do the driving, join a tour to experience some of Port Lincoln's hihglights. Start the day heading to Lincoln National Park. Visit Wanna for great views over Sleaford Bay and keep your eyes peeled for native birdlife along the cliff tops. Keep an eye on the water below as in the winter months you may even be lucky enough to spot some whales. Next, head to Stamford Hill picnic ground on the other side of the park for morning tea and beautiful views across the harbour. Kick off your shoes for a stroll along Surfleet Beach before travelling to Fisheries Bay where we begin a 14-kilometre scenic coastal drive along Whalers Way. Be wowed by the breathtaking coastline and some of the oldest rocks in Australia. If you love wildlife, the next stop will be a highlight. Mikkira Station is home to the only wild koala colony on the Eyre Peninsula with around 150 koalas living in the many Manna Gum trees. You are likely to see kangaroos and emus here too and explore the historic homestead giving insight into the lives of the pioneers. Back in town we’ll have a mouthwatering meal at the Fresh Fish Place and take a stroll around the Port Lincoln Marina and foreshore. See the extraordinary range of both commercial and private fishing vessels of Australia’s largest port. By midafternoon we’ll arrive at Lincoln Estate for wine tastings and to see kangaroos, parrots and other wildlife at Glen Forest Tourist Park. Finish the tour on top of the world at Winters Hill lookout, and after a fantastic day, you will be dropped back at the Port Lincoln Hotel. If a Coffin Bay Experience or a Great White shark adventure is more to you liking, ask us about alternative tour options available in Port Lincoln.

DAY 4: Port Lincoln to Ceduna (403 km)
This morning depart Port Lincoln and travel along the Flinders Highway. Stop off at Streaky Bay where you can sample freshly caught seafood including oysters, abalone and scallops. Visit a five metre replica Great White shark at the Streaky Bay Shell Roadhouse. Continue towards to Ceduna, also well-known for its oysters. Spend the rest of the day at leisure exploring the town’s unspoilt beaches and rugged coastline.

DAY 5: Ceduna to Port Augusta (471 km)
Make your way back to Port Augusta. Stop at the township of Wudinna and if time permits discover Mount Wudinna. Learn about the rock formation and history, before walking to the top to witness spectacular views. Depart Wudinna and journey back to Port Augusta. This afternoon take the Heritage Walk and learn about the history of the town.

DAY 6:Port Augusta to Adelaide (307 km)
Leave Port Augusta and drive towards Adelaide. Visit Port Pirie along the way, before arriving into Adelaide. 

Bonus

 

Room/Cabin information
Twin share
Travel Dates

1 Jun - 31 Aug 22. Add on an extra $19* per person for travel 1 Sep - 30 Nov 22 and an extra $28* per person for travel 1-18 Dec 22, 5 Jan - 31 Mar 23.

Offer Ends

31 Mar 23,

unless sold out prior. Availability is limited.

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*Conditions apply. Prices correct as at 29 April 2022 but may fluctuate if surcharges, fees, taxes or currency change. Offer ends 31 March 2023 for travel until 31 March 2023, unless sold out prior. Availability is limited. Offers subject to availability. Agents may charge service fees, rates vary. Payments by credit card will incur a surcharge.  Airfare not included. Weekend and peak surcharges apply, rates vary. All savings are included in the advertised price. ^Tour operates Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. +Offer is subject to vehicle availability. Minimum renter age without surcharge is 25 years. Drivers aged 21-24 years may be eligible to rent subject to an age surcharge. Age surcharge is $27.50 per day. Rental is inclusive of unlimited kilometres per day and one way rental fee. Rental based on pick up at Adelaide downtown location and drop off at Adelaide airport location. Rentals are subject to the Terms and Conditions of Avis rental agreement and the Avis standard driver and credit qualifications. Rental days are based on a 24 hour period. These are our own views and not related to any other rating system. 3 star (★) indicate a comfortable standard of accommodation, 4 star indicate superior standard and 5 star indicate deluxe standard. A half star (✩) indicates an additional half rating. Offers may be withdrawn without notice and are not combinable with any other offers unless stated. Please check all prices, availability and other information before booking. Viva Holidays and Helloworld Travel booking terms and conditions apply, see in store for details.