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Experience the pristine clear waters, pure fresh air and creamy salty taste of Coffin Bay Oysters on our Oyster Farm Tour. Climb into waterproof waders and hear from The Oyster Farmer himself who will be your tour guide, information on Oyster...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Coffin Bay Lpo 113 Esplanade, Coffin Bay, South Australia 5607, Australia
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All reviews fresh oysters unique experience seafood eyre peninsula informative tour coffin bay oysters ben and kim shuck oysters learning how eating oysters love oysters local history once in a lifetime great information an absolute great tour glass of wine
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We booked this excursion on our own for our Port Lincoln cruise stop. Kim met us by the i-site for our ride to Oyster Bay. The experience was a highlight of our 29 day cruise! Kim and Ben were informative and fun. Lunch at the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Cosmopolitan786102
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This tour was great fun, from the time we put on our waders until we could wander around and take a closer look of the farm. It was very relaxed. It was great tasting the oysters and then having a go at shucking them. I...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jackieiv
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Family of 6 (12,10,7 &5) experienced this tour. Was really good, I found learning about the oyster industry really interesting and so did the kids. Learning to shuck your own and tasting straight from the ocean is such a great experience! Thanks again! Would recommend...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Flippag
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of a kind that is truly unique and special! Starting with the outfit- donning the waterproof waders, the walk into the sea, dining in the shimmering water, the gustatory delight of the oysters and the skill of shucking, the whole experience is nothing short...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank GIINNNED
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

after donning waders we walked out to the tasting pavilion to be shown how the oyster lease worked from sprats to the full grown oyster.We were then shown how to shuck the oyster and then we got to sample this delicious product.From the ocean to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wade out near the oyster beds in the special wading suit and learn about oyster growing in Coffin Bay. Meanwhile, enjoy a glass of magnificent South Australian wine, experience how to shuck the oyster, and sample the very best oysters in the world. The guides...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Judy H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was definitely an Absolute Highlight for our trip to Coffin Bay region: - Freshest Oysters imagineable - Knowledgable, Friendly, Helpful Hosts - Beautiful Setting - Glass of South Australia ‘Bubbles’ to round it off...Need I say more, a MUST for anyone visiting the area.

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic experience - 28th September 2018. Came over from Bonnie Scotland to visit our friends in Adelaide for a joint birthday celebration and they had booked this trip to tie in with a week at Arno Bay. Just a great total package - waders included!!...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank GtmRossaK3
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the information about the Oysters and sitting out on the water. $40 for the tour only includes 4 oysters per person which is we feel is a bit tight. The $10 Reisling upgrade seems an obvious choice with seafood, but a small glass...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Ben C, Owner at Oyster Farm Tours - Coffin Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there - im sorry to hear you were disappointed with the experience. This is the first feedback we have had like this in 3 years, as you can see from the previous reviews. To provide some context, the tour is about creating a unique...More

Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

Great experience, learning the history of Coffin Bay and their oyster industry. Well organised, well thought through and excellent oysters, especially the indigenous ones, that you just don’t see in the shops👍. The waders are something you must do, a lot fun. Thanks Lynette &...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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UA-2-million-miler
23 October 2017|
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Response from Ben C | Property representative |
Hi there. The Oyster farm tour at 11.00 goes for about an hour. The seafood tasting experience goes for 2 hours from 4.00pm to 6.00pm. Depending on the tide we either wade out or boat ride to the pontoon.
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LorettaB287
28 December 2016|
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Response from Ben C | Property representative |
Unfortunately we had 2 tours today which are now complete We are restricted by tides We have a 10am tour tomorrow and 11-30 on Friday Cheers Ben
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