There’s something for everyone to do in Cowell

4WD tracks

The Cowell area features numerous scenic drives, national parks and kilometre upon kilometre of pristine sandy beaches.

The Franklin Harbour
Conservation Park

This marine park and a wetland of national importance encompassing one of South Australia’s nurseries for King George Whiting, as well as prawns, sardines, scalefish and blue swimmer crabs.

Cowell Fishing Charters

Operate 7 days a week. Full and half day charters are available but you will need to pre book. With 20 years experience fishing these waters, throwing in a line with Ozzie gives you the best chance of nailing a big red and King George whiting. Phone Ozzie on 0447 811 779.


The Cowell & Franklin Harbour brochure available around the town, provides a detailed map of the area and includes an historic walk and guide to local secrets…

Visitor Information can be obtained at the Franklin Harbour Institute, 6 Main Street, Ph: (08) 8629 2019.