Southern Ocean Wildlife Adventure Overview
Head out on an exciting Southern Ocean Wildlife Adventure from Adelaide to experience the marine life of the area. Go boating, snorkelling and meet the wildlife greats of Australia's ocean and land.
- 2014-04-01 - 2015-03-31
Take a round-trip from Adelaide and discover the coast and its incredible animals
Get active on South Australia's York Peninsula and get among its beautiful scenery, fascinating native wildlife and plethora of exciting activities on offer. For the adventurous, choose to swim with Great White Sharks and playful sea lions, while those seeking a little rest and relaxation can enjoy calming boat rides and secluded bush walks. Meet some of Australia's famously unique residents, including kangaroos and emus on land, then soak up the serene ocean atmosphere while cruising on a series of catamarans, ferries and boats.
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Board a ferry at dawn to cross the Yorke Peninsula. Then drive to Port Lincoln for lunch and jump on a catamaran for a cruise around the Eyre Peninsula. Here you can see colourful fish while snorkelling in the clear waters. Back on dry land, spend the evening at Mikkira Station, viewing the only koalas on the Eyre Peninsula.
Thrillseekers can opt to go head-to-head with a Great White Shark on an exhilarating cage-diving experience. While those with a touch of selachophobia can head to Whalers Way Conservation Park to view some stunning coastline vistas before taking a relaxing bush walk, spotting kangaroos and emus along the way.
Head to Hopkins Island for a day of aquatic fun. Visit the local sea lion colony then swim with these playful creatures. In the afternoon, board the ferry back to Adelaide, where this marine adventure ends.
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