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Lazing at Lipson Cove


Another free camp of note we stayed at during our Eyre Peninsula trip was Lipson Cove, named after Australia’s first Harbour Master.

Apart from the well laid out and defined camping area, you have a couple of long drop toilets and rubbish bins provided, and one long and lovely white sandy beach for your $10 per night, per site.

 The maximum length of any stay is 2 weeks and the weekly site fee is $50. The sites are numbered and there are walkways to the beach from the campsite.

The only other noticeable structure are some remains on the beach which are that of an old jetty, built around 1882 and dismantled in 1949.

The beach is another perfect Eyre Peninsula example of white sand, comfortable places to fish off the beach and perfect for a dog on holiday to enjoy too. All within easy walking distance to your van.

Lipson Cove is a little over 23 kilometres north of Tumby Bay is a lovely spot if you’re looking for a quiet free (cheap) camp to do a bit of fishing and relaxing.



Author: Glenys Gelzinis

Freelance travel writer and photographer.

7 thoughts on “Lazing at Lipson Cove

  1. I was going to comment on how white the sand is on these beaches you’ve been visiting. We do live in the most beautiful country.

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  2. With its stunning white sand and turquoise hue of the sea, this looks like a beach bum’s dream 🙂

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