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Port MacDonnell & District Maritime Museum

Uncover the stories behind Port MacDonnell; once the state's second largest trading port.  Discover how over 30 ill-fated ships came to grief along the rugged local coast, learn about the colony of Little Penguins who dwell on the edge of town, and how this authentic fishing village became known as "Australia's Southern Rock Lobster Capital".


Open 7 days

(closed Christmas Day, Australia Day, anzac Day and Good Friday) Entrance Fee applies.

Entrance within the Port MacDonnell Community Complex: 

5-7 Charles Street, Port MacDonnell, SA, 5291

Adult - $6

School Aged Child - $2.50

Family (2 adults + 2 children) - $15

Adult Annual Membership $10 (unlimited entry)

Child Annual Membership $5 (unlimited entry)

Phone 08 87383000 for further information or to book a guided group tour of the local area in conjunction with museum tour