Historic Site in Ceduna

Maralinga Atomic Bomb Test Site

If you've got a 4WD, make your way to Maralinga, 400km northwest of Ceduna – a 9½-hour approach. It was here at Ground Zero that the British detonated seven nuclear bombs between 1956 and 1963, doing a...

Area in Ceduna

Thevenard

For a dose of hard-luck, weather-beaten atmosphere, take a drive out to Thevenard, Ceduna's photogenic port suburb on the peninsula south of town. Boarded-up shops, a pub with barred windows, dusty old iron-clad...

Arts Center in Ceduna

Ceduna Arts & Culture Centre

This fortified, mural-clad bunker on the northern edge of town is actually a thriving arts centre, selling works by more than 130 Aboriginal artists from the far western districts of South Australia. Expect...

Museum in Ceduna

Ceduna School House Museum

This fine little museum in the back streets (a school house from 1914 to 1927) has pioneer exhibits, Indigenous artefacts, whale remnants and a display on the tragic British nuclear tests at Maralinga, carried...