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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  • Unfortunately the whales had left for home. However the views were worth the trip in & the board walks provided were excellent & easy for an 87 year old to use. Bring your camera & binoculars. For wha...  more »
  • We were reluctant to pay the entry fee but it is so worthwhile. We were treated to an amazing spectacle of young whales playing in the water. Check with the attendant before you go through if you are ...  more »
  • The sign on the highway said tat 90+ whales were in sight which was hard to believe. As you walk through the visitor's centre you still don't get a sense of how close the whales are but as you start t...  more »

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