Down by the water, a stoic 1865 post office now houses the Heritage & Nautical Museum, with tales of square-rigged English ships and George the pickled giant squid.
Moonta Visitor Information Centre has a smattering of history pamphlets, and details on the Moonta Heritage Site 1.5km east of town. The site includes the excellent Moonta Mines Museum, once a grand school with 1100…
Behind the Copper Coast Visitor Information Centre is this amazing collection of old farming, mining and domestic bits and pieces.
This fully restored cottage is part of the Moonta Heritage Site, 1.5km east of town.
Sheer cliffs plunge into indigo waters and rocky offshore islands hide small coves and sandy beaches, in this national park at the southern tip of the Yorke Peninsula.
A shiny new marina, full of expensive boats.
From the clifftops at Edithburgh, views extend offshore to sandy Troubridge Island Conservation Park. You can stay the night at the Troubridge Island Lighthouse. It sleeps 10; BYO food and linen. The island is stead…