Gym Beach Hike – Innes National Park
|Start Point||Campground at Gym Beach or Browns Beach – Innes National Park|
|End Point||Campground at Gym Beach or Browns Beach – Innes National Park|
|Time||4 Hours – Walking|
A diverse hike through the unique flora and high sand dune areas between Browns Beach and Gym Beach. You may see a variety of birdlife and native orchids as you pass through the dense mallee vegetation.
Access: campgrounds at Gym Beach and Browns Beach. It can be taken in either direction.
Innes National Park is a favourite for camping, fishing and surfing. Bushwalking is a great way to discover the park, with trails ranging from 30-minute strolls to four-hour treks. You’ll spot an abundance of birds and animals while you catch some of the best coastal views in South Australia. All of the park is accessible by 2WD, so it’s perfect for day visits and a paradise for beach lovers.
There is something for everyone at Innes. Visit one of the lighthouses and the shipwreck of the Ethel to learn about the tumultuous maritime history of South Australia. Explore historic Inneston, an abandoned township surrounded by bushland. Take a stroll from your campsite down to the beach for a spot of fishing, or base yourself in one of the restored heritage cottages dotted throughout historic Inneston.
For more information visit the Innes National Park Website.
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