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Whyalla Marina

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Friendly dolphins

I have visited the Whyalla marina hundreds of times due to loving the dolphins. I have paddled in... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Tania C
Whyalla, Australia
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Great little stopping spot

Easy little walk and the kids were thrilled to see lots of dolphins throwing cuttlefish in the air... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lynn J
Adelaide, Australia
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Whyalla, South Australia 5600, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I have visited the Whyalla marina hundreds of times due to loving the dolphins. I have paddled in my kayak with dolphins swimming along side of me. It is a beautiful experience and I will never tire of seeing these friendly and adorable creatures in...More

Thank Tania C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easy little walk and the kids were thrilled to see lots of dolphins throwing cuttlefish in the air. Dolphins followed us down the walk.

Thank Lynn J
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

One of the highlights in town of highlights was seeing the dolphins up close and personal. Great free attraction

Thank JohnG3121
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Well worth a walk out onto the jetty, the dolphins follow the boats in and we had a lovely look at 2 dolphins playing very close by

Thank Rosaleen S
Reviewed 15 July 2018

These dolphins are fantastic, they are friendly and always follow the boats into the Marina, you can stand on the little jetties and watch them, some of them do show off a bit

Thank 864hello
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We took the kids down there and as the boats came in at the end of the day, the dolphins followed and were so close and peaceful. Was great

Thank Blake M
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

We visited the marina for the dolphins and while we only saw one he or she was a cheeky one making sure that everyone one on the ramp got a close up with him/her. The marina is clean and easy to get too all the...More

1  Thank borgas c
Reviewed 3 July 2018

A fantastic visit to the foreshore is not complete without a visit to the marina to watch the boats come in followed by the ever so friendly dolphins. Please don't feed them though.

Thank NomadicDj
Reviewed 27 May 2018

sometimes just by simply sitting and watching "things" can magically happen, whether it be sitting on a log in the middle of a bushwalk and a lizard or a Kangaroo comes and says G'day or sitting on a jetty and, well, lets just say, maybe...More

1  Thank poppaDave58
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

What a sweet little marina. It’s a joy to see the dolphins follow the boats in. Little beggars asking for some more fish. How can one say no?

Thank Bergzz
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