Cape Jervis

Rural

Cape Jervis is the jumping off point for daily car and passenger ferry services to Kangaroo Island. It’s a 45 minute journey that reveals the spectacular coastline of this part of the Fleurieu Peninsula.

Cape Jervis is a popular base for fishermen, with good boat, jetty and beach fishing. Climb aboard a fishing charter or take a cruise along the coast. Bushwalkers can stretch their legs through nearby Deep Creek Conservation Park or start out on the four day Heysen Trail walk to Victor Harbor.

Cape Jervis is on Tourist Route 52 and part of the Fleurieu Way Tourist Drive.

You’ll also find holiday unit and cabin accommodation there.

See more of the Fleurieu Peninsula – a coastal playground famed for its laidback lifestyle, beach breaks for surfers of all levels of experience and top fishing spots. It’s a paradise for divers and snorkellers, with dramatic shipwrecks and stunning marine life, including the famed Leafy Seadragon.

Enjoy some of the best produce and vineyards in Australia. The Fleurieu Peninsula is home to some prestigious winemaking regions, including McLaren Vale. The history of winemaking in this region goes all the way back to 1842 and it consistently produces some of the best drops you’ll ever taste.

There’s also national parks, golf courses, top quality cuisine and more.

Quick Facts

Cape Jervis is a small South Australian Rural Location within the local government area of Yankalilla, it is located approximately 85kms from the capital Adelaide covering an area of 41.953 square kilometres. Cape Jervis has a recorded population of 264 residents and is within the Australian Central Daylight Time zone Australia/Adelaide.

If you are planning a visit to Cape Jervis 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 Cape Jervis and think we’ve missed something, let us know and we’ll share it here.