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Ricky Bates Reserve

8 Ratings



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8 Reviews

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Luke C.
2 months ago

'No camping' signs, as of April 2022. There's also an angry review from a local resident on WikiCamp.

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1 year ago

It is a little camping area, but we could get a tent spot in the Easter Holiday. Plenty of shade. We spotted dolphins in the bay and saw star fishes. Amazing day!

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Mary M.
1 year ago

Slice of paradise overlooking Coffin Bay NP. Picnic table, BBQ & fire pit at small bush campsite.

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Russell P.
1 year ago

Awesome little spot tucked away in the bay

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Guest A.
2 years ago

Top Questions

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Bronwyn S. 1 year ago

Can a motor home get in ?



Mt Dutton Bay,
South Australia

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Mobil Coffin Bay

6.57 km

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