Port Lincoln is the Eyre Peninsula's second largest city, set on the shores of Boston Bay..Ceduna Information
Sitting on the sweeping shores of Murat Bay, Ceduna is blessed with blue skies most days of the..Elliston Information
This popular coastal town on the Eyre Peninsula is famed for sightings of whales, sea-lions and..Baird Bay Information
A spectacular and peaceful part of the South Australian coastline, Baird Bay is teeming with marine..Penong Information
Penong is the first town you reach as you travel west from Ceduna. It's a good 'watering hole'..Point Sinclair Information
The scenic piece of coastline is the breathtaking Point Sinclair. At any angle this location boasts..Coffin Bay Information
Coffin Bay township is located west of Port Lincoln on the shores of one of the most beautiful..Smoky Bay Information
Smoky Bay is an ideal family holiday town with safe beaches for swimming, wind surfing and boating...Tumby Bay Information
Situated on a picturesque sheltered bay 50 kilometress north of Port Lincoln. Tumby Bay is..Streaky Bay Information
Streaky Bay is a picturesque coastal resort which owes much of its prosperity to harvesting the..Venus Bay Information
Venus Bay is a picturesque small seaside holiday town which sits on a narrow peninsula overlooking..See all locations in Eyre Peninsula
Please note, the viewing platform at Head of Bight is currently closed - it will re-open for the next whale season in June.
Head of Bight is on South Australia's remote far West Coast and famous for its land based viewing of the magnificent Southern Right Whales. Few other locations in Australia provide such a great viewing opportunity without impacting on the whales. Other species occasionally seen from the viewing platforms include Australian Sea lions and the Great White Shark. The location provides views of the Bunda cliffs to the west and giant sand dunes and long beaches to the east.
Whales are seen between June and October. Southern Right Whales migrate from Antarctica to these warmer waters during winter. Their primary purpose while here is to breed and mate. While visiting the Head of Bight you will see mothers, calves and males.
The Great Australian Bight Marine Park lies next to Head of Bight. This area is managed for the conservation of whales the Australian sealion, marine and other animals. The conservation agreement is important for maintenance of biodiversity of benthic (bottom dwelling) species.
Head of Bight offers fantastic views with or without whales. It is a peaceful location that provides for driver and passenger a relaxing break and stunning views.
Head of Bight is located adjacent to the Yalata Indigenous Protected Area. Land Management Officers. The land management priorities for this area are for conservation and maintenance of biodiversity, in addition to the sustainability of indigenous culture. The land management officers manage 400,000 hectares of land, which includes Head of Bight.
Yalata Land Management Officers manage the IPA in accordance with International Union for the Conservation of Nature guidelines.
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One of the sweetest beach settings in South Australia, Port Elliot is a popular tourist..See all locations in South Australia