Description

Port Augusta is a small city in South Australia. Formerly a seaport, it is now a road traffic and railway junction city mainly located on the east coast of the Spencer Gulf immediately south of the gulf's head and about 322 kilometres north of the state capital, Adelaide. The suburb of Port Augusta West is located on the west side of the gulf on the Eyre Peninsula. Other major industries included, up until the mid-2010s, electricity generation. At June 2015, the estimated urban population was 14,214.

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Around Port Augusta SA 5700


Our Picks on what to Do in Port Augusta SA

Water Tower Lookout

Gladstone Square

Curlew Island

Matthew Flinders Red Cliff Lookout

Wadlata Outback Centre

Australian Arid Lands Botanic Garden

Our Picks on where to Stay in Port Augusta SA

Crossroads Ecomotel

Motel Poinsettia

Comfort Inn & Suites Augusta Westside

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Our Picks on what to Eat in Port Augusta SA

Ian's Western Bistro

Standpipe Restaurant

Archers' Table

Shopping in Port Augusta SA

Community Services  


Port Augusta Visitor Information Centre
41 Flinders Tce,
PORT AUGUSTA SA 5700

Port Augusta City Council
4 Mackay Street, PORT AUGUSTA SA, SA, Australia, 5700,
PORT AUGUSTA SA 5700

Port Augusta Police Station SA
106 Commercial Road,
PORT AUGUSTA SA 5700

Port Augusta Hospital and Regional Health Services
71 Hospital Road,
PORT AUGUSTA SA 5700

Port Augusta Public Library - SA
4 MacKay Street,
PORT AUGUSTA SA 5700

Ryan Mitchell Swim Centre - Port Augusta SA
Hannagan Street,
PORT AUGUSTA SA 5700

Location Information 

  • Population: 14214
  • State electorate(s): Stuart
  • Federal Division(s): Grey
  • Established (yr): 1852
  • Population information is based on 2016 Census data.
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Travel To  

Hawker SA 5434 (106 km, 1 hr 13 mins)
Kimba SA 5641 (158 km, 1 hr 43 mins)
Quorn SA 5433 (39.9 km, 32 mins)
Woomera SA 5720 (188 km, 1 hr 59 mins)
Acknowledgement of Country

Port Augusta SA is located on the following Aboriginal Nation/s.

poidb.com acknowledges the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the first inhabitants of the nation and the traditional custodians of the lands where we live, learn and work.