Best Attractions Near Port Kenny

Attractions Near Port Kenny - Pildappa Rock

Pildappa Rock

Pildappa Rock is a must stop when driving through South Australia. This very rare and beautiful formation is the perfect place to break for a short walk and explore, then maybe a picnic or a proper Aussie barbecue experience, accompanied with some of the most stunning views around. A brilliant way to see the Pildappa Rock is to jump on one of the popular South Australia Luxury Tours, these tours guides have brilliant knowledge of the rock, giving you a more thorough and true experience, with great company and great food. 

Port Kenny to Pildappa Rock

Pildappa Rock is an exceptional pink rock located 15 kilometres northeast of Minnipa in South Australia. Located in the granite country, locals claim that Pildappa closely rivals the more famous "Wave Rock" in Western Australia. The formation (1500 million years ago)  of Pildappa Rock is part of the vast Gawler Craton - a structure covering central Eyre Peninsula, Gawler Ranges and outback South Australia. The area is perfect for a morning or afternoon trip and has a shelter, picnic area, toilet and barbecue facilities available. You can also climb the rock, to reveal a stunning view across the Gawler Ranges and the Blue Sturts. 

If you are looking for Eyre Peninsula Accommodation and want to experience the best attractions near Port Kenny then Pildappa Rock is simply a must!

  1 h 30 min (125.3 km) via Port Kenny Rd and National Highway A1

1 h 30 min (125.3 km) via Port Kenny Rd and National Highway A1

Anna Heaton