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Port Augusta Shack Blanche Harbour

Bedrooms 2
Property type house


About the property

Located 10.5 kms down Shack Rd at Commissariat Point just 15km from Port Augusta CBD. The perfect holiday destination if you want to relax, fish and see the area at its best. The high tide water is just steps from the front door, whiting, squid, tommies, salmon trout, garfish, crabs and flathead can be caught just a short distance from the shore. If King fish is your dream catch stay for a week, launch your boat and Moor it out the front when not in use, catch your squid for live bait just 100m away and then travel to power station to try your luck. Return with your catch Moor the boat and relax with a beverage and watch the sun set. Fully self contained with sleeping up to 9 people.

Priced from $130 per night 2 adults, excl linen.

Extra Adult $25 per night and Child $25 per night

Linen supply $20 per person

Your option to clean upon vacate, all cleaning equipment and products provided or alternately pay a cleaning fee of $100 for our cleaning service.

Things To Do

Fish for King Fish, Whiting, Salmon Trout, Tommies, Garfish, Flat Head, Squid or Blue Swimmer Crabs. Relax over looking the water and Fliders Ranges. Visit the Wadlata Outback Information Centre in the CBD, show casing the herritage history of the region. Arid Lands Botanic Gardens is a landscape of natural flora and faurna, caffe and gift store, located on the Stuart Hwy just on the outskirt of town. RSL Military Museum, Art gallery and music festivals, Cinama under the stars and large street market twice a year. Undercover Flea & Farmers Market, third Sunday each month in Coles undercover car park in the CBD. Cinema Augusta. Ride the Pichi Richi Steam Train from Port Augusta to Quorn through the majestic Flinders Ranges. Play a round at the renowned Port Augusta Golf Course with members facilities available. Port Augusta Racing Club with many meetings per calendar year. Lawn Bowls located in the CBD. Or just enjoy a scenic walk or hike in around Port Augusta. Wilpena Pound a short 1.5 hr scenic drive right in the heart of the Flinders Ranges. Spend a day in Quorn or Wilmington, Melrose is just 1 hr drive and a fantastic place to hike, Mountain bike, eat, and relax at the foot of Mt Remarkable.

More Details

Darren Sherriff
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
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Calendar last updated:
March 18, 2018


Port Augusta House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front
  • Waterfront
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 7 queen
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • forests
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing


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(8 traveler reviews)

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Port Augusta Shack Blanche Harbour
average rating of 4.375 based on 8 reviews


  • 3 of 5

All good although had some problem with ants some pesticides would be handy in cupboard! Will c u again in near future!

  • Submitted: Mar 3, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
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Roxby Downs, South Australia, Australia


  • 5 of 5

We stayed over the Easter long weekend and loved it. Wonderful little shack at a wonderful location, fish were biting, crabs jumped in the nets, owners went above and beyond requirements including leaving us Easter eggs for a lovely welcome and ingredients for salt and pepper squid. Clean and tidy, plenty of kitchen utensils, easy instructions for amenities, our family came for a day trip to have an Easter BBQ with us and loved it also. We will definitely be back thanks for a lovely stay.

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
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Victoria, Australia

Great place to stay

  • 5 of 5

This was a really comfortable and nicely decorated place. Well equipped kitchen and outdoor shed with fishing gear we could use. Next door was very close and they have exclusive rights to boat ramp and jetty but we didn't have a boat so didn't bother us and Im sure he would let you use it if need be. Stunning location and views and pet friendly!

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

Great getaway for all ages

  • 5 of 5

This a true getaway experience - a true beach shack that was comfortable and very accommodating. We fished, crabbed, explored and relaxed. BBQ breakfast on the BBQ, a glass of wine under the stars beside the fire bucket, pulling in crabs and squid and enjoying family time without the TV. A great way to make memories and have a break from the hustle and bustle of life. The best part was that this was not a 'new' soul less Shack but rather a property with character and charm. High recommended!

  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your stay and we hope to see you again. Great review!
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Great Location

  • 3 of 5

The shack was comfortable and affordable at short notice

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

Peaceful retreat - fabulous views

  • 4 of 5

Our stay in this rustic retreat was very relaxing and peaceful. The views were fantastic. We enjoyed the walks on the Beach with the dog and having enough Room for the family in the shack. The area was out of the way and quiet with fishing at your doorstep. The facilities were clean and tidy and there were plenty of Cooking utensils/pots and pans for anything you needed. If you are wanting a relaxing getaway and like a spot of fishing then this is your place.

  • Submitted: May 13, 2016
  • Stayed: March 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the review and we are very happy you enjoyed your stay. Look forward to having you stay again.
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