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Review for Pondalowie Bay Campground
Innes National Park
Bay Road
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GPS:  351413 S 1365026 E  Tents and camper trailers

         351413 S 1365017 E  Caravans and oversized vehicles

Name: Innes National Park Pondalowie Bay Campground

Address/Town:  Bay Road

19 km W of Marion Bay

Price:  At the time of our stay - SA National Park entry fee of $8.50 + a camping fee of $16 per vehicle (ie $24.50) or purchase a SA National Parks Pass with a camping option attached (currently a 2 month pass with the camping option costs $58 which allow camping up to 4 nights at any one campground. See SA NP website for full details). 

Sites: 17 x sites for tent camping and camper trailers on a gravel surface with very little shade.

9 x sites for caravans and oversized vehicles on a gravel surface with no shade.

Amenities: 2 x unisex drop toilets with disabled access.  There is a rainwater tank at the toilets but this water may not be able to be relied upon. Bring your own drinking water.

There is a Telstra public telephone (coin & phone card) located near the entrance to the campground.

Be self sufficient and take your rubbish out with you. 

A boat ramp is located near the Fishing Village close by.

Pet Friendly: No

Mobile Phone Reception: No.  There is reception at the parking area near the Cape Spencer Lighthouse at GPS:  351606 S 1365044 E

Restrictions: No fires or generators are permitted in this campground.   Refer to the national park website brochure for full details.


Pondalowie Campground has been revamped and it is located a short walk from the beach.  A full list of other tent camping areas is available on the NP website.

See separate reviews for Stenhouse Bay and Cable Bay campgrounds.

Our Rating: 3.5

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This review was last updated - November 2010


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