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The reef at low tide
The reef at low tide

The Port Noarlunga Reef is a protected marine zone. When the tide is low you can walk or snorkel around the reef

Snorkelling
Snorkelling
Explore
Explore

Exploring in the rock pools it a great way to spend the afternoon

A lazy afternoon
A lazy afternoon
Early morning
Early morning

Early morning at the Onkaparinga wetland

Walk along the beach
Walk along the beach

No matter what the weather, the beach is always wonderful

The Port Noarlunga Jetty
The Port Noarlunga Jetty

The old Pt Noarlunga Jetty (built 1855) was 30m south of the current jetty. It had a tram line and was used to transport trade goods (wheat/flour/barley/wool) to Pt Adelaide.

The Pt Noarlunga Jetty
The Pt Noarlunga Jetty

The current jetty was built for recreational purposes. It was once connected to the reef, but the end was destroyed in a storm in 1987.

The Dunes
The Dunes

There are several walking trails through the nearby sand dunes. Keep your eye and ear out for interesting coastal birds.

Sunset
Sunset
The Dunes
The Dunes

Everyone can enjoy exploring the dunes

The Onkaparinga Estuary
The Onkaparinga Estuary

Walk 10 minutes south of McCloud House and you will find the tranquil mouth to the Onkaparinga River.