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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
  • Mini Golf
  • 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
  • PlaygroundDogs Boulder 2015
  • Sports Facilities
  • Storage Facilities
  • Dive Gear Washing
  • Doggy Day Care - contact reception for more info



 


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Things to See & Do

Cuttlefish Season has arrived

It's officially Cuttlefish season but only until August! With a dive shed free to use for guests as well group rates available, contact the park for more information. 

 

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.

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.

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).

Mount Laura Homestead

This museum is rich with the local history of Whyalla. Originally built in 1922 as a sheep station, it has been since converted into a heritage site. Look at pictures from the olden days and and learn about the early years of the city. 

 


Whyalla Show

Link: https://www.whyallashow.com/

*19-20 August 2017*
Join in on a weekend of family fun at the Whyalla Show this August. Experience live entertainment, spectacular fireworks, fine food stalls and more. Plus, over 20 categories of competitions from arranged flowers to cookery and art. In 2016, over 15,000 people attended this magnificent event. Escape to the coast and buy a ticket to the show!


105 Years of Brass Banding

Date: Sat, 21/10/2017

Do you love brass bands or does your brass band want to take part in celebrating Whyalla's history? In 2017, this style turns 105 years old. Join in this October for a "celebration extravaganza" in a northern SA country brass & concert band show. Contact Whyalla Community Brass at 0401 991 090 or administration@whyallacommunitybrass.org in order to register.


Park Activities

WEEKLY ACTIVITIES

  • Happy Hour with nibbles provided in Camp Kitchen every Wednesday night 4:30-5:30PM (BYO drinks)
  • Sausage Sizzles every Thursday 6-7pm
  • Pancakes every Sunday morning 10:30-11am
  • BBQ every Tuesday night
  • First Saturday of each month - outdoor movie night

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Mini Golf Challenge

Date: Sat, 27/05/2017

Come along and test your skills. Are you Tiger Woods? Time to prove it! Prizes to be won. $2 per person which will be donated to Variety Childrens Charity.


Deals & Packages

  • ! $99 CABINS ¡

    ULTIMATE DEAL

    What do you do when you miss summer? Embrace the new season with a holiday! Whisk yourself away to a cabin with the comforts of home. With select cabins at $99* per night at parks across Australia, we want to help you find your happy place.

    Use the promo code CABINS99

  • Corporate Happy Hour

    10% OFF Cabins

    Relax and unwind on your balcony after work this May. Save 10% on your Superior or Deluxe cabin and choose a cool beverage: a 6 pack of local beer, a bottle of wine or champagne. Minimum 2 night stay.

    Use the promo code CHH17

  • Deal of the Decade

    Stay 28 day on a Powered Site for $600

    Got some time on your hands or down here for work? Come and stay with us on any powered site for 28 days for only $600 That's only $150 per week. Plenty of time to join in on our park activities and check out the local area.

    Use the promo code 28WHY17

  • Early Bird Offer

    25% OFF

    Get in early and secure your stay at our park. When you book 28 days or more before you check in, get 25% off your stay. Valid for stays of minimum 3 nights.

    Use the promo code 28DAY

  • Let Us Cook For You

    Good Eats

    Unwind and let us do the meals. Stay 7 nights at the park and get 2 free tickets to our Tuesday BBQ night, free Friday Sausage Sizzle, and Free Sunday pancakes. Sound yum? Book your stay 17 April to 31 August on a powered site to receive this offer.

    Use the promo code COOKUP17

  • SITE SPECIAL

    Stay 4, pay $25 per night

    Simply stay 4 consecutive nights or more on a site at Discovery Parks - Whyalla before 30 September 2017 and pay only $25 per night.

    Use the promo code WHYSITE25

  • 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.

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Deluxe Cabin - 5 Berth

Sleeps 5 / From $155

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 $155

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 $99

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 $129

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 $140

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 Studio Cabin - exterior

Standard Studio Cabin

Sleeps 2 / From $92

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 - Standard Family Cabin 4 Berth - Bedroom 1

Standard Family Cabin-4 Berth

Sleeps 4 / From $83

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 / From $97

Sleeps up to 4

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

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

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Whyalla Foreshore Specials

ULTIMATE DEAL

! $99 CABINS ¡

Book now

10% OFF Cabins

Corporate Happy Hour

Book now

Stay 28 day on a Powered Site for $600

Deal of the Decade

Book now

25% OFF

Early Bird Offer

Book now

Good Eats

Let Us Cook For You

Book now

Stay 4, pay $25 per night

SITE SPECIAL

Book now