The Yorke Peninsula is a veritable playground for adults and children alike.

The nearest township to Cockle Beach House is Minlaton.

There you'll find:

Minlaton IGA

Captain Harry Butler's Monoplane "Red Devil"



Minlaton Chocolaterie



Places to eat:

Minlaton Hotel

CMS Crows Football Club

Rendezvous Cafe

Gum Flat Deli

Sweet Water Asian Take-away


Things to do:

Walk the Yorke

Minlaton Township walk


Other Nearby Townships:

The next closest town is Warooka.  Home to one of the finest restaurants on the Yorke Peninsula.  Inland Sea Restaurant.  You can view their menu here.  They pride themselves on preparing and presenting magnificent locally sourced seafood as well as including other local produce.


The Tavern on Turton at Point Turton is a fabulous restaurant with a magnificent view overlooking the bay of Hardwicke Bay.  In summer time this is a fantastic place to watch marine vessels come and go.  The menu is reasonably priced too.



Warooka Top Shop

Warooka Top Shop


Local Markets

Minlaton, Edithburgh and Curramulka markets

Stansbury Markets


Yorke Peninsula Wineries:

Barley Stacks Wines

Emoyeni Wines


Other Places of Interest:

Innes National Park

Bublacowie Military Museum

Harvest Corner Craft and Visitor Information Centre