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Port Kenny

Port Kenny is a small township situated on the Flinders Highway, between Elliston and Streaky Bay, overlooking beautiful Venus Bay and catering for the needs of the surrounding mixed farms, local fishing industry and holiday makers. It is the perfect base for excellent jetty or boat fishing and is renowned for an abundance and variety of fish such as garfish, snook, flounder, trevally, King George whiting and tommies, to name but a few. If it's surfing you enjoy the nearby surf beaches are fast gaining a widespread reputation for both board riding and fishing with good catches of large salmon being the norm all year-round. Facilities include a hotel (with accommodation), bed and breakfast and caravan park, fuel outlet, takeaway, post office and general store which offers 24 hour fuel service and all your fishing and daily needs. Attractions close to Port Kenny include Baird Bay, Murphy's Haystacks, Point Labatt Sea Lion Colony, Talia Caves and the Venus Bay Conservation Park. All offer unspoilt natural flora with magnificent views of the bay and countryside.

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Port Kenny: Where To Go / Sightseeing

Talia Caves and Talia Beach


Set on the shores of the spectacular Waterloo Bay, Elliston is famed for beautiful sunsets, breathtaking scenery, surfing, fishing and frequent sightings of sea lions, dolphins and southern right whales during winter.

Stretching 20kms to Walkers Rock, near Elliston, Talia Beach offers great beach and rock fishing. Forty kilometres north-west of Elliston there are two interesting sites to visit before you reach Talia Beach : The Woolshed is a large cavern carved into the granite cliff by wave action. A walkway and wooden steps provide access onto the rocks to view the cave with its honeycombed ceiling, dark crevices and nearby blowholes. The Tub is a large crater in the cliff with a tunnel connection to the sea. It is 10 to 30 metres deep and 50 metres across with a granite base. For the adventure-seeker, it is worth the climb down into the crater. Beyond The Tub is a dramatic cliff face that offers long views to the south along Talia Beach.




Talia, SA, 5670

Located 23.0K from Port Kenny