Port Hughes foreshore, Port Hughes

Yorke Peninsula

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Port Hughes foreshore area has beaches perfect for the family near the very popular timber jetty and is home to one of the two Copper Coast boat ramps, a multi lane recently upgraded area with a boat wash area and very large boat trailer parking area. The Port Hughes foreshore area also has a general store, tavern, playground, bbq, grassed areas and public parking areas. Port Hughes is also the end point for the Friends of Port Hughes Coastal Trail. A popular wedding area overlooking Port Hughes and Spencer Gulf is on Dowling Drive with a large grassed area with access to the beach.


Boating Facilities
Family Friendly
Picnic Area
Public Toilet
Shop / Gift Shop



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.