Coffin Bay is a premier location for water lovers- boating, sailing, swimming, water-skiing, snorkelling and for fishing enthusiasts, there are many varied waterways to explore. Nature seekers can head into the Coffin Bay National Park, which range from rocky coastal islands to the mainland cliffs and beaches. The park is home to a nature feast of birds, wildlife and wildflowers and home to the most picturesque views in South Australia over looking the bays and the great Southern Ocean.
Coffin Bay is home to Australia’s most sought after oysters with their fleshy, creaminess and sweetness that is blended with the crisp saltiness of the clean waters of the Eyre Peninsula in South Australia.
Coffin Bay oysters are the most widely recognised Australian oysters, with Coffin Bay oysters delighting many restaurant patrons across the country. Described as the media darling of the Oyster world. The nutrient rich waters of the region give these oysters a salty, authentic sea taste not found in other varieties in Australia.
For a seasonal local produce banquet, head to 1802 Oyster Bar & Bistro for its trophy oysters available all natural or if you prefer a little bit more on your oysters, you can relish in over 13 varieties of Oysters – natural oysters topped with a caramelised chilli +ginger sauce, natural oysters topped with a jalapeño sorbet or oysters coated in macadamia crumbs then deep fried + served with a home-made dill aioli.
Honouring the seafood character of the area, the seafood platter for 2 offers fresh seasonal seafood of prawns, oysters, mussels, calamari, blue swimmer crab tuna, and at times the delicacy, the local sea urchin will find itself onto the platter.
If a view across Coffin Bay is on the agenda, then a drink outside on the deck is a perfect way to take in the surrounds and unwind.
Open 7 Days. Bookings essential during peak times.
There are various accommodation options available in Coffin Bay, from the simple to sublime. Choose from camping, motel style or stay in the abundance of holiday homes available for hire in the area.
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