James Well is a small coastal settlement just south of Ardrossan. Overlooking beautiful Gulf St Vincent, holiday homes line the coast and surrounding clifftop.
Located approximately two hours drive from Adelaide, James well is popular with families for fishing, crabbing and as a great base to explore Yorke Peninsula. There’s a five and a half kilometre James Well and Rogues Point to Pine Point walking trail. The trail is mainly sealed and follows the coast road past the original windmill that once supplied the towns with mains water.
James Well has a cement boat ramp for the fishing enthusiasts, suitable for launching at high tide only or you can head to nearby Ardrossan which has an all-weather boat ramp, from which you can launch at all times.
James Well is a small South Australian Rural Location within the local government area of Yorke Peninsula, it is located approximately 81kms from the capital Adelaide covering an area of 1.385 square kilometres. James Well has a recorded population of 45 residents and is within the Australian Central Daylight Time zone Australia/Adelaide.
If you are planning a visit to James Well 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 James Well and think we’ve missed something, let us know and we’ll share it here.