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There’s sunshine aplenty in Whyalla; an average of 300 days per year, in fact. South Australia’s third largest city is a great year-round holiday destination. You’ll find abundant green space and uninterrupted views of beautiful Spencer Gulf at Discovery Parks - Whyalla Foreshore.

Our caravan park is close to family-friendly swimming beaches and excellent fishing spots. Cast a line into the protected waters of the gulf – Whyalla is known as Australia’s snapper capital. Discover the...

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There’s sunshine aplenty in Whyalla; an average of 300 days per year, in fact. South Australia’s third largest city is a great year-round holiday destination. You’ll find abundant green space and uninterrupted views of beautiful Spencer Gulf at Discovery Parks - Whyalla Foreshore.

Our caravan park is close to family-friendly swimming beaches and excellent fishing spots. Cast a line into the protected waters of the gulf – Whyalla is known as Australia’s snapper capital. Discover the seafaring past of this rugged shipwreck coast at the Whyalla Maritime Museum. Hear the story behind over 100 years of Australian iron and steelmaking history on OneSteel’s Steelworks Tour. 

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Park Features

  • BBQ
  • Bouncing Pillow
  • Camp Kitchen
  • Children’s Bathroom
  • Dump Point
  • Fishing
  • Hire Equipment (kayak/paddle boards, crab rakes, games)
  • Internet (Wireless)
  • Kids Club (Seasonal)
  • Laundry
  • Pedal Cart Hire
  • Playground
  • Sports Facilities
  • Storage Facilities
  • Dive Gear Washing

 


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Things to See & Do

Snapper Fishing

Snapper fishing season in Whyalla opens in December and is the start of ideal snapper fishing conditions with plenty of bountiful opportunities to hook a snapper.

The season runs right through to the Australian Snapper Championship over Easter where over 600 anglers converge on Whyalla to take out the title. 

Charter Boats are available within the area but you need to book quickly as they are quite popular and tend to book out fast, we fish with and recommend:

Whyalla Fishing Charters
 www.whyallafishingcharters.com.au

Happy Fishing!!!

 

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In The Area

Whyalla Maritime Museum

Specialising in naval, shipbuilding, maritime and natural history of the Spencer Gulf.

Snorkel at Stony Point

May/June/July means cuttlefish season! Winter is a great time to take advantage of the snorkelling opportunities available at Stony Point. From 30/06/2016 to 03/07/2016, a large portion of snorkel tickets are 50% off. Swim among the cuttlefish, dolphins and plant life in Whyalla this winter. 

OneSteel Steelworks Tour

Hear the story behind over 100 years of significant Australian iron and steelmaking history, and the $350 million OneSteel ‘Project Magnet’.

Whyalla Conservation Park

Covering approximately 2,020 hectares dedicated to conserving native flora and fauna, this park is definitely worth a visit by anyone who enjoys and respects our natural surroundings.

Ada Ryan Gardens

The gardens link to the Whyalla foreshore and provide a large, relaxing, well shaded area great for barbeques and picnics. Feature a collection of kangaroos, birds and other wildlife, tennis courts and play equipment.

The Point Lowly Lighthouse

A local icon that stands out on a point jutting into the northern end of the Spencer Gulf, named Point Lowly by Matthew Flinders in 1802. The light is a 1000-watt lamp that gives one flash every 5 seconds, with a range of 26 nautical miles (48 kms).

Experience Cuttlefish Season in Whyalla & Save
Cuttlefish breeding season in the seaside town of Whyalla is an event every diver should experience in their lifetime. From May to August, thousands of Giant Australian Cuttlefish (sepia apama) collect in the shallow waters near Whyalla. These amazing 'chameleons of the sea' are one of the largest species of cuttlefish found in the world and this is the only place where you can experience this spectacular event.  Stay at Discovery Parks - Whyalla during cuttlefish season and save 25% when you stay in our cabins and 10% off our sites, and take advantage of our dive gear washing and storage facilities.* Use the promo code WECD16 when booking cabins or WECS16 for sites online at www.discoveryholidayparks.com.au or call 1800 352 966. *Terms & Conditions Apply 

Park Activities

WEEKLY ACTIVITIES

  • Sausage Sizzles every Friday 6-7pm
  • Pancakes every Sunday morning 10:30-11am
  • BBQ every Tuesday night
  • Happy Hour every Saturday at 4:30pm
  • First Saturday of each month - outdoor movie night

School Holiday Activities

  • Monday - Friday kids club 11am -12pm
  • Pancakes daily 10.30am 
  • Sausage sizzle 6.30pm Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
  • Outdoor movie Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday nights

We hope to see you there!

 

Deals & Packages

  • Early Bird Christmas Special

    30% Off!

    Christmas will be here before you know it. Book your December and January school holiday stay in any Deluxe or Superior cabin before 31 August to receive 30% off. Minimum 3 nights stay. Valid for travel between 16 December 2016 to 19 January 2017.

    Use the promo code WEBC16

  • Experience Cuttlefish Season: CABINS

    25% off!

    Stay at Discovery Parks - Whyalla during cuttlefish season and save! Get 25% off when you stay in one of our cabins and take advantage of our dive gear washing and storage facilities. Offer valid until 31/08/16, including June Long Weekend.

    Use the promo code WECD16

  • Experience Cuttlefish Season: SITES

    10% off!

    Stay at Discovery Parks - Whyalla during cuttlefish season and save! Get 10% off on our sites and take advantage of our dive gear washing and storage facilities. Offer valid until 31/08/16, including June Long Weekend.

    Use the promo code WECS16

  • Family Fun

    Kids Stay FREE

    No bored kids here!
    Book any Superior or Deluxe cabin during the school holidays and kids stay free. Receive 1 hour free paddleboard/kayak hire and free sports equipment & pedal cart hire. Valid for stays between 1 October and 24 October 2016. Minimum 2 nights stay.

    Use the promo code FFW16

  • SITE SPECIAL

    Stay 4, pay $25 per night

    Simply stay 4 consecutive nights or more on a site at Discovery Parks - Whyalla before 15/12/16 and pay only $25 per night.

    Use the promo code WHYSITE25

  • Spring Surprise

    20% Off

    The weather is warming up - and so are our prices! Book any Superior or Deluxe cabin to receive 20% off. Valid for minimum 2 nights stay until 30 September 2016.

    Use the promo code WSS16

  • Freecall: 1800 352 966
  • Phone: (08) 8645 7474
  • Fax: (08) 8644 2846
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Our accommodation

Superior 4 Bedroom House - interior

Superior 4 Bedroom House

All the comforts of home and more. The main house houses 3 bedrooms, with a 4th bedroom located in the detached sleepout. Ideal for couples or families sleeping up to 10 guests.

Whyalla Foreshore Deluxe Spa Cabin Exterior 3 HDR copy_Low

Deluxe Cabin - 5 Berth

Sleeps 5 / From $145

Sleeps up to 5

Offering a unique mix of luxury and practicality, enjoy stunning ocean views over the Spencer Gulf from the convenience of your private cabin. 

Whyalla Foreshore Deluxe Cabin Exterior

Deluxe Cabin - 6 Berth

Sleeps 6 / From $145

Sleeps up to 6

After a day at the beach, in town or fishing, put your feet up in our Deluxe Cabin and watch the spectacular sunset over the Spencer Gulf. Home away from home – no need...

Whyalla Foreshore Superior  Cabin Exterior

Superior Cabin

Sleeps 6 / From $120

Sleeps up to 6

Spend sunny afternoons relaxing on the shady porch. 4 star option suitable for families or couples. Full kitchen and reverse-cycle heating and cooling.

Whyalla Foreshore Superior Parkview Cabin Exterior

Superior - Parkview Cabin

Sleeps 5 / From $120

Sleeps up to 5

The Superior Parkview Cabin is a bit of luxury, furnished to give maximum comfort with spacious, beautifully designed interiors and private decking.

Whyalla - Superior Seaview Cabin - Bedroom 1

Superior Cabin Seaview - 4 Berth

Sleeps 4 / From $130

Sleeps up to 4

The Superior Seaview Cabin is a bit of luxury, furnished to give maximum comfort with spacious, beautifully designed interiors and private decking.

Whyalla Foreshore Standard Family Cabin Exterior

Standard - Family Cabin

Sleeps 5 / From $70

Sleeps up to 5

If it’s convenience you’re after, our Standard Family Cabin to sleep 5 people is sure to please, with heating and cooling, bathroom and kitchenette. Enjoy a cosy and peaceful stay...

Whyalla Foreshore - Standard Studio Cabin - exterior

Standard Studio Cabin

Sleeps 2 / From $89

Sleeps up to 2

Great value studio for a couple or the corporate traveller, featuring a patio, private entrance,air conditioning and simple cooking facilities.

Whyalla Foreshore Economy Tourist Open Plan Cabin Exterior

Economy - Open Plan Tourist Cabin

Sleeps 4 / From $66

Sleeps up to 4

The perfect option for a weekend getaway. Each cabin offers comfortable accommodation suitable for families or couples, with all you need for a beachside getaway.

Whyalla - Standard Family Cabin 4 Berth - Bedroom 1

Standard Family Cabin-4 Berth

Sleeps 4 / From $70

Sleeps up to 4

If it’s convenience you’re after, our Standard Family Cabin to sleep 4 people is sure to please, with heating and cooling, bathroom and kitchenette. Enjoy a cosy and peaceful stay...

Waterfront Site

Powered Waterfront Sites

Sleeps 6 / From $35

Sleeps up to 6

You provide the accommodation; we’ll provide spectacular views of the Spencer Gulf. Close to amenities, with power. All you’ll need to enjoy the great outdoors your way.

Whyalla - Caravan Camping Site

Powered Caravan & Tent Sites

Sleeps 6 / From $35

Sleeps up to 6

Positioned on the foreshore of the Spencer Gulf, you’ll have the ‘best seats in the house’ to breathtaking sunsets, all from the luxury of your own caravan, campervan or tent...

Discovery Parks - Whyalla Standard Pet Friendly Cabin Exterior

Standard Pet Friendly Cabin

Sleeps 4 /

Sleeps up to 4

If it’s convenience you’re after, our Standard Pet Friendly Cabin to sleep 5 people is sure to please, with heating and cooling, bathroom and kitchenette. Enjoy a cosy and...

Prices listed for accommodation are for the next 14 days and are subject to change.

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Whyalla Foreshore Specials

30% Off!

Early Bird Christmas Special

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25% off!

Experience Cuttlefish Season: CABINS

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10% off!

Experience Cuttlefish Season: SITES

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Kids Stay FREE

Family Fun

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Stay 4, pay $25 per night

SITE SPECIAL

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20% Off

Spring Surprise

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