Yorke Peninsula Visitor Guide : 2015 2016 Yorke Peninsula Visitor Guide
30 yorkepeninsula.com.au | marion bay, middle beach and minlaton Middle Beach 47 kilometres from Adelaide map reference G8 Here, the Samphire Discovery Trail takes you through three distinct coastal habitats: mangrove forests, samphire flats and intertidal seagrass meadows on the sand and mud flats. Boaties will love the tidal boat ramp facility – just make sure you check the tide times first. Minlaton 199 kilometres from Adelaide map reference D9 Minlaton is known as the ‘Barley Capital of the World’. Extensive barley and wheat fields cover the surrounding countryside. While Minlaton is a service centre for the district, it also caters for visitors. Be sure to call into Harvest Corner for visitor information, local produce and quality crafts and the Minlaton Chocolaterie for over 40 flavours of chocolate truffles. A picturesque walking trail includes Yorke Peninsula’s only Red Gum stand, Aboriginal wells and a sheoak forest. Near the town’s fauna park is a memorial to Captain Harry Butler, who flew across the gulf from Adelaide with the Royal Mail in 1919. Harry’s Red Devil Bristol monoplane can be seen on the edge of town. Mob: 0419 032 766 or 0419 032 743 www.yorkes.com.au YORKE’S HOLIDAY UNITS Marion Bay, Yorke Peninsula Fully self-contained holiday accommodation to enjoy with family and friends. • Open living • Fully-equipped kitchen • TV/DVD • CD player • Gas barbecue • Modern bathroom • Reverse-cycle air-conditioning • Two bedroom units that sleep up to five people Enjoy fishing, surfing and sightseeing! 20027 Spencer Highway, Minlaton Ph: (08) 8853 2354 Mob: 0418 818 655 www.alpacaschaparral.com ALPACAS CHAPARRAL Visit our on farm shop and gallery, ‘The Quechua Connection’, where you can browse through our range of alpaca goods – home-grown, Australian-made and imported from South America. There is also a display of original paintings and limited edition prints by Mark Short. While at the farm we invite you to wander amongst our herd of more than 100 alpacas. We are open during school holidays, most weekends or by appointment. 41 Main Street, Minlaton Ph: (08) 8853 2935 www.minlatonchocolaterie.com MINLATON CHOCOLATERIE Multi Award-Winning Chocolatier and coffee roasters • Seriously delicious, freshly-roasted, barista-made coffee • Hot chocolate made with molten Belgian chocolate • Chocolates, pralines, truffles • Gift boxes and baskets Open Wednesday–Friday 10am–5pm, Saturday 10am–12:30pm. Ph: (08) 8853 2435 www.minlatoncaravanpark.com.au MINLATON CARAVAN PARK The Centrepoint of Yorke Peninsula • Cabins with ensuite • Air-conditioning • Cooking facilities • Linen supplied to double beds • Drive-through sites powered or unpowered • Barbecues • Sewage dump point Managers: Jane and Chris Grant 17 Willyama Drive, Marion Bay Ph: (08) 8854 4094 Fax: (08) 8854 4194 Email: email@example.com MARION BAY CARAVAN PARK Marion Bay Caravan Park has been designed as a modern day bush camp, while providing central facilities and services. Enjoy the natural and informal setting with direct access to a sheltered swimming beach. • Ensuite cabins • Rainwater • Linen hire • Powered sites • Van storage • Laundry • Pets allowed • Playground • Credit cards welcome • Jetty and boat ramp nearby • Facilities for disabled • Fish cleaning facilities • Camp kitchen • Ice and gas refills 300 kilometres from Adelaide (three hours). Nearby attractions include Penguin Point and Innes National Park. Mob: 0417 829 010 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org www.yondah.com YONDAH BEACH HOUSE Private beaches and pet-friendly! Fall in love with this award-winning, architect-designed beach house on 300 oceanfront acres. Enjoy dramatic clifftop walks and wildlife including whales and seals, or simply bask on a beautiful beach of your very own. WINNER – 2014 SOUTH AUSTRALIAN TOURISM AWARDS Best Deluxe Accommodation.
2014 Yorke Peninsula Visitor Guide