Port Lincoln

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Ocean Wildlife Up Close
Experience thrilling close encounters with sea lions and great white sharks off the Port Lincoln coast while enjoying the refreshing saltwater breeze
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Top sights in Port Lincoln

Port Lincoln: Australia’s seafood capital, and the largest natural harbor in the whole country, is a coastal paradise. The quaint little town draws in tourists from all over the world because of its famous seafood and pristine blue waters. There, you will find the days move slow – where you can spend mornings at a coffee shop, afternoons, grabbing some famous fish and chips, and then take a dip in the waters of Lincoln national Park. Slow down and indulge: Port Lincoln is a recipe for a good vacation.

Lincoln National Park

Overlooking the largest harbor in Australia, Lincoln National Park is one of the most popular attractions that tourists can visit for free in Port Lincoln. There, visitors can spend the day under the sun with multiple activities to choose from like whale-watching, boating, and more! Those looking to spend an evening (or longer) outdoors are in luck as Port Lincoln is also a popular campground, with easy access to beaches, hiking trails and more.
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Coffin Bay National Park

Spend the day outdoors and bask in the coastal scenery of Coffin Bay National Park. A popular tourist attraction in Port Lincoln, Coffin Bay National Park is a great place for canoeing, enjoying a picnic, hiking, and enjoying the great outdoors. Enjoy the massive dunes, take a dip in the pristine blue waters, and lounge about on a beach for a perfect day out.
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Winter Hill Lookout

Just a short drive from the Central Business District, Winter Hill Lookout is the best place to find panoramic views of the city, the harbour and (on a clear day:) Boston Island. It’s a great place to visit at any time of the year, and any time of day: sunrise, sunset, evening – you name it.
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Axel Stenross Maritime Museum

The Axel Stenross Maritime Museum is dedicated to the life and times of mariner Alex Stenros, a Finnish ship carpenter who sailed the seven seas and reached Port Lincoln in 1927. In the museum, you’ll find memorabilia from his life and discover the craft of boat building. There you’ll get to set your sights on his original living quarters, historic vessels, marine artefacts, relics and more. It’s a must-see for adventurers who want to earn their sea legs.
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