Head of Bight, Ceduna

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Head of the Bight is a bay located in South Australia at the most northern extent of the Great Australian Bight.Flora and faunaSouthern right whaleIt is one of two locations on Australia's south coast where Southern Right Whales come to calve during their winter migration, the other being located off of Point Anne in Western Australia's Fitzgerald River National Park.Protected area statusThe waters within the Head of the Bight are within the following protected areas - the Far West Coast Marine Park and the Great Australian Bight Marine Park Whale Sanctuary.
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  • We were lucky to visit during whale watching season and saw several adults with young at quite close range. The set up is friendly and professional and is a 'must see' in the right season.  more »
  • This was certainly worth the drive in too. The walkways take you right to the edge of the night. It was interesting to see the different layers on the cliffs. The sand dunes look amazing. They are mov...  more »
  • Driving across to Melbourne we saw the turnoff for the Head of the bight. We parked up and walk down to the edge of the3 shoreline which is quite high so be careful, the view was quite stunning and th...  more »

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