Explore Central Yorke Peninsula

Covering the middle of the region and stretching between Gulf St Vincent and Spencer Gulf, Central Yorke Peninsula is a fantastic blend of coastal and rural landscapes.

Ardrossan, Tiddy Widdy Beach and Pine Point on Yorke Peninsula's eastern coastline offer fantastic fishing and crabbing opportunities with the delicious blue swimmer crab a prized catch.  Grab a rake, tub, and old shoes and head to the shallows to begin raking, see our handy crabbing guide to help you with your catch.  Or join a blue swimmer crab Catch n' Cook tour where you'll be shown the expert tips, the best crabbing spots, and enjoy a cook-up at the end of the tour.

Discover maritime heritage at the Port Victoria Museum where you'll learn about the Cape Horn Grain Races, or stroll the jetty where the vessels used to ply their trade to transport Yorke Peninsula grains to the world.

Follow the Yorke Peninsula Art Trail with murals at Port Clinton, and the Fairy Garden Hill which can be found in the middle of town.  The Art Trail covers the whole of the region, and is completely self-guided and self-paced with a ranges of artworks to see along the trail route.

Towns in the Central Yorke Peninsula

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Black Point/Gudliwardi
Chinaman Wells
James Well
Pine Point
Port Victoria
Tiddy Widdy Beach/Dhiddi-widdi-widi
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The Yorke Peninsula is the traditional lands of the Narungga (Nharangga) people, who have lived on, and cared for, this country since the beginning of time. We work, live and travel on Nharannga Banggara [Country], and we take time away from those pursuits to acknowledge and pay our deep respects to the Nharangga Elders of the past and present. 

Today, it is essential that we continue to care for and protect our spectacular natural environment. Tread lightly and leave no trace. Learn more about responsible and respectful travel on Yorke Peninsula.