The pristine waters of Gulf St Vincent and Spencer Gulf make Yorke Peninsula a popular spot for sailing and the big waters down south beckon ocean goers.
Port Vincent is a Mecca for yachties with the marina and bay providing safe anchorage. The Port Vincent Sailing Club run programs throughout the year, with the Port Vincent Open Classic held every January long weekend and the Traveller Series sailing to Point Turton twice every year.
Or, if you’re a Cruising Yacht Club of SA member, they have moorings available to use at Black Point, Edithburgh and Stansbury.
Catch of the Day
Yorke Peninsula’s coastal holidays and fresh seafood; a match made in heaven. Blue swimmer crabs, crayfish, King George whiting, scallops, garfish, tommy ruff and snapper. Catch your own fresh seafood on Yorke Peninsula.
Whether you are looking for some action from a boat, shore or jetty...Yorke Peninsula has plenty of fishing locations to choose from. Here are the fishing spots from Daly Head to Port Rickaby to help plan your next fishing adventure...
Fishing Rules & Regulations
Fishing on Yorke Peninsula - What you need to know! Before heading off to catch the fish of your dreams, get up to date with the fishing regulations including bag, boat and size limits.
Blue Swimmer Crabs, a Yorke Peninsula delicacy! No Yorke Peninsula holiday is complete without raking for Blue Swimmer Crabs, and cooking them up, before plucking the white meat out.
Boat Ramps & Marinas
Yorke Peninsula boat ramps, marinas and moorings – everything a boatie needs to know. Bringing your boat on your next holiday? Launch from one of the many Yorke Peninsula boat ramps or moor it at Port Vincent or Wallaroo marinas.
Let a Yorke Peninsula local show you the best fishing spots. Want to get the best catch of fish on your Yorke Peninsula holiday? Book a fishing charter to find the best fishing spots including Wedge Island, and catches including mulloway, King George Whiting and snapper.
Find boat hire locations on Yorke Peninsula. If you don't have your own boat, why not hire one? You can find boat hire locations or use the Yorke Peninsula Fishing Guide.
Before you head off on your fishing trip, make sure you check the South Australian tide times for Yorke Peninsula.
The first of its kind in South Australia & the largest in Australia, Windara Reef is a shellfish restoration reef in Gulf St Vincent with great fishing.
Yorke Peninsula Fishing Guide
Plan your fishing trip with the Yorke Peninsula Fishing Guide. Delicious blue swimmer crabs, squid, mullet, snapper, garfish and King George Whiting – find out how and where to get your next catch of seafood in Yorke Peninsula’s coastal waters.
Yorke Peninsula's 4 Marine Parks protect important fish habitats and breeding grounds. Help protect Yorke Peninsula marine life by fishing and playing responsibly in the Marine Parks; with popular fishing spots preserved for recreational use.