Drive - It is approximately a 7-hour drive from Adelaide
Fly - It is a short 40-minute flight from Adelaide Airport.
We recommend flying with Regional Express Airlines, which operates multiple flights per day.
Calypso Star Charters is privileged to have access to a ‘Corporate Fare’ for guests who dive with us.
More flights per day
Qantaslink also fly to Port Lincoln multiple times a day.
The airport is located 20km out of town. To travel into to town you can either -
Bus option - Suitable for Sunday shark cage diving tours
Sea SA offers luxurious vehicle and passenger ferry transfers across the Spencer Gulf, between Wallaroo on the Yorke Peninsula and Lucky Bay (near Cowell) on the Eyre Peninsula. It's a fast, relaxing alternative to the lengthy round-Gulf road trip.
Learn more at www.seasa.com.au
The award winning Port Lincoln Hotel offers exclusive accommodation deals for Calypso Star guests.
Guests receive a $10 per night discount off of the advertised online rates visible on their website, conditions apply and subject to availability.
The exclusive deal for Calypso Star Charter guests also includes free return transfers to the Marina on the day of your charter.
Rooms and rates are subject to availability. Bookings are essential and you must advise the hotel that you are Shark Cage Diving with Calypso Star to receive your exclusive deal.
Book online at www.portlincolnhotel.com.au and type in your exclusive promo code ‘sharks’ to view, book and pay. Alternatively contact the Port Lincoln Hotel on +61 8 8621 2000 or email email@example.com
Affordable accommodation at the award winning Port Lincoln YHA situated in the city’s beach side precinct, Voted the best YHA in Australia in 2013-2014-2015 by guests that have stayed.
They offer Calypso Star guests 10% off their accommodation in their private rooms and 8 share dormitory rooms if are booked direct with them on +61 8 8682 3605 or via email firstname.lastname@example.org
To BOOK ONLINE go to www.yha.com > South Australia > Port Lincoln > choose date and the room > make booking > payment > promo code and put in SHRK101010. This gives you the standard price less 10%.
They also have 10 share dormitory rooms available from $24 per night per person - No further discounts apply
Please click HERE for more information about the Port Lincoln YHA including prices and facilities.
Glen-Forest Tourist Park is set in very picturesque surroundings just 15 minutes drive from Port Lincoln, South Australia. With many attractions including: koalas, dingos, kangaroos, wombats, sheep, goats, emus, camels, horses, cows, water buffalos, Babe the pig, ostriches, ducks, peacocks and a walk in bird aviary which is a definite highlight of Glen-Forest Tourist Park. Also at Glen-Forest is the ‘Animal Run’ 18 hole Putt Putt Mini Golf Course and the new exciting off road Segway Rides have been established.
Phone +61 8 8684 5053
Their retail store is stocked daily with a wide range of freshly filleted fish, pickled and smoked seafood, condiments and ocean themed local art, home ware and cooking fare. Take something home for dinner or try the delicious Ocean to Plate takeaway and dine-in menu – or choose your fillet from the fresh display counter and they will cook it for you! Join a Behind the Scenes factory tour to learn about the diverse local fishing and aquaculture industries, observe how the fishermen’s catch is received, packed and stored. View the many and varied species of the day. See how they open Oysters, peel Prawns, clean squid and witness the famous King George Whiting being filleted at high-speeds.
Phone +61 8 8682 2166
"YOUR ONE STOP FUN SHOP" Kayaks, sandboards, bikes, stand up paddleboards, surfboards, watersports equipment, fishing & snorkeling gear, sporting and fitness equipment. Also specialising in 4WD nature exploring adventure days, fatbike, sandbike and sandboard tours. Call us anytime, there is nothing we have ever wanted to do more than share the uniqueness, adventures, beauty and stories of the wild west coast !
Phone 0408 896 258
Jump on board a luxury catamaran for a 15 minute cruise to the platform. Guests may then enter the water to swim and feed the Southern Bluefin Tuna and for those who don't want to get wet they can view all the action from the under water viewing tunnel and also hand feed the tuna on the feeding platform. The tour lasts for 2.5 hours.
All diving equipment is supplied. There is a also a divers deli, sausage sizzle, hot and cold drinks and snacks for purchase.
Bookings and more information please call 0448 885 450
Based in beautiful Port Lincoln, Goin’ Off Safaris offers custom made and personalized itineraries for families, large and small corporate and incentive groups.
Day tour packages in a comfortable 4wd highlight the many secrets, adventures and world-class experiences that can be found in the region. From paddock to plate, wineries to wildlife, seafood to scenery and everything in between, making visitors stay highly memorable with professional service from local guides.
Phone 0428 877 488
Beer Garden Brewing is the Eyre Peninsula’s first craft brewery and tasting bar opened in late 2016 and is brewing some of the regions finest grains into local beers such as the Eyre Peninsula Ale and the more daring Cage Diver IPA. Located on the site of the old bakery in London St. Port Lincoln, tours operate daily and include a tasting paddle of 4 beers and a guided run through of the brewing operation from start to finish by one of our knowledgeable brewers. You will come away with an appreciation of the science and artistry that goes into crafting some of Australia’s tastiest ales.
Phone +61 08 8683 5303
Full day tour
Port Lincoln is recognised as Australia’s Seafood frontier but it offers much more – rugged coastline, pristine beaches, national parks, world-class wildlife interactions and fresh local produce. Tasting Eyre will give you an insight into this new amazing destination, which we are lucky enough to call our home! …you will want to come back!
Phone 1800 816 858 (free call) or +61 8 8687 0455
Imagine a place where you can sample fine Eyre Peninsula wines, surrounded by vineyards with breathtaking vista of blue seas, cruising yachts and perhaps even a whale. Situated on the beautiful harbour of Boston Bay, Port Lincoln South Australia, Boston Bay Wines produces a premium range of superb red and great white wines. Their cellar door is open 7 days per week from 12 noon until 4pm.
Phone +61 8 8684 3600
Kathryn M Fishing charters offer full day fishing tours to the offshore isalnds catching Snapper, King George Whiting, Trevally, Sweep, Calamari and many more species. When weather permits Kathryn M ventures further south off Port Lincoln in search for Samson Fish, Nannygai, Blue Morwong & Southern Bluefin Tuna. All bait and quality tackle is supplied. For more information and bookings contact Rob who has been fishing for over 55 years on the number below or check out their website.
Phone 0429 437 580
Born and bred in Port Lincoln, South Australia, Peter Dennis has been running Triple Bay Charters for over 17 years and has extensive knowledge of Port Lincoln and it's waterways. Peter offers a more personalised experience by catering for small groups. Triple Bay Charters offer half or full day Fishing Charters or Aquaculture & Sightseeing cruises.
Phone 0427 833 544 or 0429 824 119
Showcasing their own beautiful locally grown Coffin Bay oysters, with a fabulous outside deck overlooking the spectacular Coffin Bay. With a large selection of both fresh and cooked oysters available with a wide range of toppings, and additionally for the more adventurous they have Oyster Shooters with a couple of different dressings available as well as showcasing the finest seafood that the Eyre Peninsula has to offer including tuna and king fish, prawns, mussels, locally farmed Abalone, Scallops, Squid and of course King George Whiting. Additionally for those less inclined to want seafood they have a selection of other options including Lamb, Chicken, Steak, and pizzas.
Phone +61 8 8685 4626
The stunning coastline of the Eyre Peninsula is building a reputation for becoming Australia’s Seafood hot-spot. Fresh seafood is in abundance along this coastline, and in the picturesque town of Coffin Bay, it’s the Oysters that are the hero. Coffin Bay is renowned for Oysters in restaurants around Australia. During the 1 hour tour, participants will learn about the history of Coffin Bay, and facts about the farming practices of the famous Coffin Bay Oyster and include an experienced host, fresh oysters, waders, a shucking lesson and an experience you’ll never forget. Tour participants are also able to harvest their own oysters which they can purchase at wholesale prices.
Phone +61 8 8685 4626
Telephone +61 (8) 8682 3939
Fax +61 (8) 8682 6877
Office Location 3/10 South Quay Boulevard, Port Lincoln SA 5606
Postal PO Box 2058, Port Lincoln, South Australia, 5606
Dive Locations - see a Google map of our Dive Locations
Monday - Friday 9:00am - 5:30pm
Saturdays & Public holidays 9:00am - 3:00pm
PLEASE NOTE OUR PHONE IS AVAILABLE 24 HOURS