Tapanappa to Balquidder

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Tapanappa to Balquidder
A picturesque section highlighting the diversity of the Heysen Trail. Photo opportunities abound, and you might even spot a whale.

This walk starts with spectacular views to Tunkalilla Beach followed by a picturesque walk through dense bushland before a steep descent to Boat Harbor Beach. The very testing 4km walk along Tunkalilla Beach is followed by a very steep climb up to Balquidder which makes it a unique and very memorable section of the Heysen Trail.
Sunday 7 July, 2019
Cathy Bowditch
Karin Agostino
Margaret Fletcher
Mark Fletcher
Michael Agostino
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1B Tunkalilla Beach to Victor Harbor
Southern Guidebook, chapter 1 map 3.
chapter 1 map 4.
Meeting Location

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Walk Fees
Walk Specifics
8:30am Bus Departure (Arrive 20 Minutes Prior)
Trail can be very slippery if wet especially the couple of km either side of Boat Harbor Beach.
Appropriate hiking footwear and clothing, 2 litres of water, morning tea and lunch, personal first aid, hat and sun screen.
Nearby Campsites and Accommodation Options

This list is generic and is derived from the Walk Selector for this walk section. Your walk leader may be suggesting a different or specific town or accommodation option to be based at.

In This Section

On or within 2km of this Heysen Trail section.

  1. Tapanappa Camp Site
  2. Balquhidder Camp Site

Near This Section

More than 2km off of the Heysen Trail section.

  1. Ridgetop Retreats
  2. Glenburn Cottage
  3. Deep Creek Homestead

Further Afield

Beyond this Heysen Trail section.

  1. Trig Campground
  2. Waitpinga camp site

Event created: 6:11pm Monday 8 October, 2018
Event last edited: 11:09am Tuesday 25 June, 2019