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Coffin Bay Oyster Farm & Tasting Tour

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100 Esplanade
100 Esplanade, Coffin Bay SA 5607, AustraliaTours depart from 100 Esplanade Coffin Bay (Oyster HQ). Please check in 20 minutes prior to scheduled tour departure to allow time for wader fittings. Oyster HQ is a beautiful location, right on the water, where you can enjoy our fantastic fresh Eyre Peninsula seafood after the tour.
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    Oyster Farm Tours - Coffin Bay
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
    Climb into waders (supplied), and hear from the Oyster Farmer himself who will first take you on a historical adventure explaining Matthew Flinders voyage.  Wade out into the water to our floating pontoon where you will learn about how oysters are farmed, and taste the freshest oysters you'll ever taste, straight out of the water.  You'll have a chance to taste Pacific Oysters and the Native Coffin Bay Angasi Oyster.  You'll also have a hands-on shucking lesson where you will learn to shuck your very own oyster.  You'll have the chance to ask lots of questions, and by the time you leave you'll be an oyster officionardo!
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    Departure Point
    100 Esplanade, Coffin Bay SA 5607, Australia
    Departure Time
    11:00 AM
    Duration
    1h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Protective clothing (waterproof waders) supplied.
    • Entry/Admission - Oyster Farm Tours - Coffin Bay
    Exclusions
    • You may wish to bring your own water bottle in hot weather.
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Wear comfortable clothing as youll be putting waterproof waders on over the top of what you wear. Bring a waterproof camera if you have one, and a pair of socks to help you get into/ out of the waterproof waders. As we will be out in the water, please dress to the weather conditions on the day. Ie if its hot please bring a hat, for cooler weather it would be beneficial to bring a jacket. In winter you may choose to wear a scarf and beanie.
    • Coffin Bay is a beautiful seaside town, in a rural setting, with an abundance of wildlife. Kangaroos and Emus can often be seen wandering down the main street. If you've not already arranged accommodation we recommend staying right in Coffin Bay, rather than Port Lincoln. There is an abundance of holiday homes available with fantastic waterfront views of our beautiful bay, for short term rental via www.coffinbayholidayhomes.com.au, www.coffinbayholidayrentals.com.au, or check out options on Stayz or Air BNB.
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Please declare any seafood allergies
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 24 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    It’s been one of a kind experience, it was really fun to put the waders on 😃 The guide was knowledgeable and we found out a lot of useful information. Had tasted 4 oysters, including the unique Angasi. Enjoyed every minute of the tour!
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    Ben and David were knowledgable about oysters, had a great sense of humour which made for a memorable experience. Even our kids enjoyed it!
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    We had the most amazing time! Did the conservation park and oyster walk before our tour and didn't want to leave so we stayed for lunch, kayaking and drinkies :) Will definitely be back, Ben was great for a chat and all staff were friendly and helpful. Also David was very
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    The site overlooks the bay and the oyster beds. The tour was very informative, discussing the area and the pacific oyster. Great fun walking out with the waders and enjoying fresh oysters and learning to shuck. We followed with a few wines and the most amazing seafood platter. I
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    Despite the 40 degree heat, Kim and Sunny kept us nice and cool in the water to enjoy what was an amazing experience. With interesting explanations of the oyster farming process, life in Coffin Bay, to accompany the most delicious oysters (and of course a glass of wine to
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    Nutella2014
    Adelaide, Australia
    2814
    Fun & informative
    It’s been one of a kind experience, it was really fun to put the waders on 😃 The guide was knowledgeable and we
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    kelvinc377
    30
    A good experience of oyster knowledge
    We are taught the history, types and characteristics of oysters by a knowledgeable oyster farmer. We also tasted
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    JulieM2872
    10
    Oyster heaven!!
    Ben and David were knowledgable about oysters, had a great sense of humour which made for a memorable experience.
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    christieb2017
    50
    AMAZING!!
    We had the most amazing time! Did the conservation park and oyster walk before our tour and didn't want to leave
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    craigrQ5943LW
    Benalla, Australia
    409
    Oysters oysters oysters
    What a location right on the water with an open deak allowing us to bring our fury friend , simple menu all fresh
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    Qwozzy
    Kallangur, Australia
    30
    World class Oysters... Shhhh keep it secret :)
    A feast of knowledge, outstanding views, the worlds most delectable oysters and a seafood feast to top it off.
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    andrewhK7436UU
    11
    Great location and very informative.
    The site overlooks the bay and the oyster beds. The tour was very informative, discussing the area and the pacific
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    CraigW2548
    10
    Coffin Bay Oyster Farm
    Amazing day out and the highlight of our trip to Port Lincoln and surrounding areas. Educational and fun. The
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    K9173LTemmas
    63
    Fantastic Day!
    This was a truly excellent experience. From wearing the waders to enjoying the many jokes form our tour guide, we
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    899aussie
    Adelaide, Australia
    487
    Bliss
    I did this on my own but that was not a problem with a mixed group of 25. Staff gave a great explanation of how
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    Lize L
    Adelaide, Australia
    92
    Oy, what sters! ⭐️
    Despite the 40 degree heat, Kim and Sunny kept us nice and cool in the water to enjoy what was an amazing
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    JudoSydney
    Sydney
    41
    A MUST DO in Coffin Bay
    So glad we did this tour. Ben and Kim are delightful hosts. It was informative and engaging. Learnt to shuck an
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    145deniso
    Sydney, Australia
    70
    Absolutely amazing experience!!!
    Very interesting and knowledgable tour! 10 hours driving worst to visit!! You cant find oysters any fresher!!!
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    937eugenem
    Parafield, Australia
    51
    Fantastic Tour
    Best experience on Eyre Peninsula. Ben and Kim are fantastic and the sea food is delicious. Highly recommend.
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    GnAW480
    New South Wales, Australia
    16674
    Oyster Tasting
    Fitted with waders, then some history on the unusual names in this area. We then followed Ben out into the bay to
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