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Bowman Scenic Drive

Bowman Scenic drive, Beachport, South Australia, Australia
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Ranked #1 of 4 Attractions in Beachport
Type: Landmarks
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Mount Gambier, Australia
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165 reviews 165 reviews
80 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014 NEW

The Scenic drive is perfect for entry point to the "back" beaches" of Beachport. It is great for walking, fishing & taking photograhy.

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Klang, Malaysia
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38 attraction reviews
195 helpful votes 195 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We did this drive twice. The first one in the evening was cloudy and dark as we arrived late. So, we did the nhext one in the bright morning sun and enjoyed the views so much. There are many stops with adequate parking for you to take photos of different features.

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Ballarat, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

liked it all,it is nice looking at the water and the scenery was lovely,we look forward to going back there.

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SA
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

It didn't take us long to do the drive and we stopped at all the little parking bays to take holiday snaps. Very scenic!

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Singapore
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108 reviews 108 reviews
60 attraction reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We decided to give the Bowman Scenic Drive a shot since we were in Beachport and we’re sure glad we did! I really appreciated that they bothered to erect lots of signs telling people how to get to the drive; we had decided to drive to Beachport really last minute with no preparations whatsoever, and the signs really helped point... More 

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Port Adelaide, Australia
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3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Very easy drive to explore the coastline, with parking bays to get to the beach. The salmon hole is very popular with fisherman, the inlets and rock faces on the sea side are fantastic. We loved the brisk walk along the long jetty, fresh air and clean sea which looks inviting. The salt pool further inland was okay, rather cold.

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New Zealand
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14 reviews 14 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

This was an excellent way to explore the coastline.We were most impressed with the effort, developing of this Drive

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Melbourne, Australia
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94 reviews 94 reviews
75 attraction reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Very pretty scenic drive with lots of places to hike, swim, play, rock pooling or just admire. The lighthouse, pool of Siloam, the Salmon Hole and Post Office Rock are just a few of the sights along this rugged coast of the Southern Ocean. We rode this tourist drive with our family of 8. Hilly at the start then it... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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3 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014 via mobile

Very easy drive and lots of stunning lookouts. Highly recommended. The water is jade blue with different shades. You will find beautiful beaches and all kinds of rock shapes. The jetty is also impressive (over 700 meters). Beachport is a vert Nice place to visit, located south of Robe.

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Jan Juc
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77 reviews 77 reviews
30 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

This short drive beginning in Beachport provides some great views of the surrounding coastline. Of interest is the Pool of Siloam and the Post Office Rock/Salmon Hole beaches. The swimming at this beach is fantastic at low tide as the beach is protected by a reef and the water although cold is very clear.

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