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Boat Ramps

Waters off the City of Victor Harbor's stunning coast offer great opportunities for recreational fishing, boating and water sport activities like kayaking and windsurfing.

Boat Ramp Locations

  • Encounter Bay, The Bluff (4km West of Victor Harbor - Charges Apply)
  • Victor Harbor, Kent Reserve
  • Victor Harbor (East of Causeway - Adjacent Horse Drawn Tram)
  • Victor Harbor (adjacent to Yacht Club)

Please note the Kent Reserve and Yacht Club boat ramps are off beach launching, not concrete ramps

Closure Notice - Boat Ramp near the Victor Harbor Causeway

Please be aware that the boat ramp to the east of the Victor Harbor Causeway will not be accessible to the public from 6am on Monday, 1 March 2021 until further notice.

Planning Your Trip

When heading out on the water it is important to check weather conditions via BOM. For boating safety tips and information visit the SA Government’s On Deck website.

The Bluff Boat Ramp Web Cameras

There are a number of locations where boats and other watercraft can launch, with the main facility being The Bluff Boat Ramp at Encounter Bay.

The Council has recently installed web cameras at The Bluff Boat Ramp to allow boat ramp users to check conditions via a mobile device or computer to help plan their trip.

View the boat ramp web camera

Overflow Parking at The Bluff Boat Ramp

There is an overflow parking area for vehicles and boat trailers on Jagger Road.

View the map showing the location