Port Hughes Seamen's Memorial

Yorke Peninsula

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The Port Hughes Seamen's Memorial is a unique memorial for those seafarers lost at sea in the Port Hughes and Moonta Bay area. it is located on the Port Hughes foreshore overlooking the waters of Spencer Gulf.

The memorial is interactive, with each plaque having a smartphone readable QR code with a direct link to information on each seafarers story.



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.