Coffin Bay is Australia’s premier oyster growing destination and this day tour from Port Lincoln combines the best local produce, meet the maker experiences, stunning coastal scenery and wildlife, giving you a real ‘taste’ of the region with your expert local guide.
Explore Coffin Bay National Park and its footprint free beaches
Engage in the ‘Pure Coffin Bay Oysters’ personalised Oyster Lease Tour and Tastings
Feast on a delicious fresh seafood lunch at 1802 Oyster Bar
See native wildlife in its own environment
Visit Beer Garden Brewing and taste their signature Eyre Peninsula Ale
Commentary from our local and passionate guide
You will be picked up from your Port Lincoln accommodation between at 7.30am and you'll start your day heading to Coffin Bay National Park, which features some of the most scenic coastline in South Australia. Take your shoes and walk on the footprint free Almonta Beach and have morning with spectacular 360-degree views.
Next its time for the tour highlight boarding the boat and travelling with Pure Coffin Bay Oysters out to their oyster lease, learning about the industry, how to shuck your own oysters and then tasting them. Take a town tour from the boat before lunch at iconic seafood resturant - 1802 Oyster Bar to sample more fresh seafood including King George Whiting, a favourite fish of the region.
After a shared feast of local produce, jump back onto the bus and on the way back into Port Lincoln visit the oldest standing structure in Port Lincoln - The Old Mill. Built in 1846 as part of a flour mill complex, it was never used for that purpose however now its fully restored and a lookout tower with amazing views over the city and Boston Bay.
The final destination is the Eyre Peninsula’s only craft brewery – Beer Garden Brewing, to taste their signature Beer, Eyre Peninsula Ale. Not a beer drinker, that’s OK as the venue champions other great Eyre Peninsula products including food, cider, wine and coffee.
At the completion of the tour, we will drop you back to your Port Lincoln accommodation between 5pm and 5.30pm.This tour includes Local guide, All activities, national park fees and GST, Morning tea, Pure Coffin Bay Oyster Lease Tour, Seafood Lunch at 1802 Oyster Bar, Beer Garden Brewing Tasting, Pick up and drop off