Barkers Knoll Campground - SA

  Camp Fee


DEG: -35.56472 138.905304
DMS: 35º 33' 52.99" S 138º 54' 19.09" E
UTM: 54 H 6062310mN 310164mE
Altitude: 1.31m


Place Type

Camps & Accom - Camp Fee


75.89kms South of Adelaide - Driving 97.5 km (1 hour 37 mins)
596.03kms NorthWest of Melbourne - Driving 746 km (8 hours 23 mins)

Address & Contact

Lake Alexandrina
Phone: (+61 8) 8204 19
Email: N/A


From the Camping area, there is a short walk through the dunes to the Ocean side of Younghusband Peninsula. This area is named after the first European to discover the mouth of the Murray in April 1831, Captain Collett Barker who swam from one side of the mouth to the other and disappearing without trace.

Note that self-registration sites at no longer offered in SA parks. You must pay online. Some sites allow/require bookings in advance.
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TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts

Closest Climatic Station

Victor Harbor (Encounter Bay)
Distance from Barkers Knoll Campground 27.65km W
Mean Max. °C24.824.023.321.518.416.115.416.418.420.122.623.8
Mean Min. °C14.614.612.710.
Mean Rain mm19.323.022.229.959.487.174.475.156.641.032.826.7

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