Baird Bay


A spectacular and peaceful part of the South Australian coastline, Baird Bay is teeming with marine life and offers you the opportunity to swim with sea-lions and dolphins on organised tours. It’s an unforgettable experience.

This protected bay is fast becoming a ‘must do’ holiday experience for travellers. There are safe swimming beaches, boating and fishing – and anglers are rarely disappointed, with handy launching facilities guaranteed to lead to a good day’s fishing.

Baird Bay, sitting on the Eyre Peninsula, offers accommodation ranging from upmarket resort style eco villas, holiday shacks and a budget camping ground.

While you’re visiting the Eyre Peninsula, why not follow Australia’s first Seafood and Aquaculture Trail. The trail brings together seafood, dining and aquaculture experiences to help you chart the journey of our delicious seafood from the sea to restaurant plates.

Quick Facts

Baird Bay is a small South Australian Rural Location within the local government area of Streaky Bay, it is located approximately 437kms from the capital Adelaide covering an area of 19.3 square kilometres. Baird Bay has a recorded population of 3 residents and is within the Australian Central Daylight Time zone Australia/Adelaide.

If you are planning a visit to Baird Bay we’ve put together some of the things nearby that you can see or do while you are here. These include, places to stay, tours and attractions, some upcoming events and places where you can grab a meal. Go ahead, try one of the buttons above. Every destination has something worth seeing so start exploring… If you know Baird Bay and think we’ve missed something, let us know and we’ll share it here.