Local Attractions

The SA Whale Centre is only one of a huge range of attractions Victor Harbor has to offer.

Take a ride on the heritage listed Steam Ranger and see our stunning coast as you’ve never seen it before! Head across to Granite Island on the historic Horse Drawn Tram to look for Fairy Penguins or stop by the causeway for delicious hot donuts. Victor Harbor truly has something for everyone!

Visit www.encountervictorharbor.com.au to find out more.

Victor Harbor Horse Drawn Tram

logo-horsetramVictor Harbors’ historic horse drawn tram takes passengers from the mainland via the 600m wooden causeway to Granite Island, where visitors can enjoy stunning coastal scenery, beautiful walking trails, the Penguin Centre and spot seals, dolphins and a fantastic range of bird life.

  • Return Fares Adult $9 One Way Adult $7
  • Return Fares Child $7 One Way Child $5
  • Return Fares Family $25 One Way Family $19

The Trams run hourly from the Mainland 10.30 – 3:30pm and from the Island 11.00 – 4pm

Combination tickets are available with the SA Whale Centre offering great discounts.

Visit: www.horsedrawntram.com.au

The Big Duck Boat Tours

logo-bigduckVictor Harbor’s spectacular ocean adventure experience. Explore inaccessible areas of coastline in our 11.3m, 24-seat expedition-style rigid inflatable boat (RIB).
See dolphins, seals and sea lions year round. Whale watching tours run June through September. Spray jackets and life jackets are provided.

Seal Island Tour – duration 45 minutes – $35 adults, $25 children under 13 years, $110 family (2 adults, 2 children)
Wildlife and Sightseeing / Whale Watching Tour – duration 90 minutes – $60 Adults, $50 Children under 13 years, $195 family (2 Adults, 2 Children).

Book online: www.thebigduck.com.au
Phone: 08 8555 2203
Email: bookings@thebigduck.com.au
Or you can book through the South Australian Whale Centre on 8551 0759

The Steam Ranger Heritage Railway – The Cockle Train

logo-steamrangeThe Cockle Train runs between Goolwa, Middleton, Port Elliot and Victor Harbor every Wednesday and Sunday, and most days during the South Australian School Holidays. Experience some of the best views possible from a railway carriage, as the train hugs the coast between Port Elliot and Victor Harbor. Trains are usually formed by a heritage diesel locomotive and wooden carriages or a diesel railcar outside of peak holiday times. Steam trains feature during some school holidays and selected Sundays between June and November.

The Original Fish Shop

Established in 1920, The Original Fish Shop is a multi state-wide award-winning restaurant located in the heart of Victor Harbor. With exceptional food and great service The Original Fish Shop has a selection of tasty kids meals, aromatic coffee, teas, juices and other cafe selections available for you to enjoy; as well as a fully stocked and licenced bar. Dine in or take away with BYO’s welcome.  Open 7 days 11am til 8pm.

Visit them at:
20 Ocean Street, Victor Harbor

The Fleurieu Aquatic Centre

The Fleurieu Aquatic Centre features a 25 meter, 8 lane swimming pool, Outdoor splash park & a rehabilitation pool as well as free outdoor
barbecues, a cafe & creche and fitness facilitates. With something to do for the whole family why not stop by and say hello!
Opening times vary, please check the website below for details.

Corner of Ocean Rd & Waterport Rd, Hayborough, SA
Tel: (08) 7078 4150

For more information on Victor Harbor attractions and holiday information, visit www.encountervictorharbor.com.au