Barkers Rocks

Campground

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COVID-19 Update Yorke Peninsula Council has now re-opened its bush camping sites for regional travellers. Please remember that: Gatherings should be kept to 10 or less people at any time; Maintain 1.5m social distancing (1 person per 4 sqm); If you have any cold or flu symptoms, please stay home until you are well; Wash your hands often, wipe down touched surfaces and cover your coughs and sneezes; and If you are a vulnerable person (i.e. elderly of have chronic health conditions), consult your doctor before planning to travel. ------- All designated bush camp grounds are subject to a fee and a permit must be obtained prior to setting up camp Each vehicle requires a permit - if you are towing a caravan or trailer, these details will be added to your permit as part of the booking process. The permit is not restricted to a particular camp ground, but covers camping at any of Yorke Peninsula's designated bush camp grounds. The permit does NOT cover Innes National Park. Permits available include nightly, weekly, four weeks, and 12 months. All camping permits are recorded on a central data base - there is no need to print anything, rangers will monitor vehicle registration details. Purchase your permit online or at the Council offices: Maitland Council Office - 8 Elizabeth Street Maitland Minlaton Council Office - 18 Main Street Minlaton Yorketown Council Office - 15 Yorketown Road Yorketown Barker Rocks is situated on the west coast of the Peninsula, 12 kilometres north-west of Minlaton, on Barkers Rocks Road. There are two camping areas and one day use car park. Sites are unpowered and suitable for tents, camper traiers, caravans and motoehomes. There is no shade and no facilities. BYO water and firewood. The site features a 5 kilometre walking trai

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Lat: -34.715616 Lng: 137.486699

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User 3122766

Great spot left side was full (maybe because it was sheltered and maybe because it had the drop loo so we went to the right side and had it to ourselves was magic

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Our___Travels

Agree 100%, this is a top spot. Either side of entry is equal. We stayed to the right. Sheltered table area and water tank for 'walkers of the Walk the Yorke trail'. Can do some short walks over the dunes or along part of the trail. Can get quite windy, so tuck in away from the exposed areas. Gravel road in, take it easy. Follow us on Instagram: Our___Travels Instagram is a great resource tool for all travelers, looking for places to stay, cafes or places to explore!

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Roamingwilsons

Wow amazing spot and our favourite on the Yorke. We spend 4 nights here and we were lucky to get a spot on the right side and tucked up in the back corner. Make sure you have a rod, plenty of squid of the rocks and the water was crystal clear perfect for a swim or snorkel. Not far back into town for supplies, there's also a great dump point, rubbish bins and portable water at the Showgrounds.

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