Visitors to should start their journey with a stop at Port Pire Cultural Precinct, which offers a range of activities, artwork, cultural displays, shopping, tour desk, and is home to both the Port Pirie Regional Tourism & Arts Centre and the Port Pirie Regional Art Gallery.
From Port Pirie, it’s approximately an hour drive to Port Augusta, 3 hours drive to Wilpena Pound in the Flinders Ranges National Park, and 6 hours to Coober Pedy. The John Pirie Motor Inn is an excellent choice for stop-overs for travellers heading North to visit Lake Eyre, or for those coming South from the Northern Territory.
- Deep sea fishing
- Gladstone Gaol
- Ten pin bowling
- Port Pirie Tourism and Arts Centre
- Port Pirie Regional Art Gallery
- Watersports – swimming, water-skiing, kayaking, fishing and yachting
- Gateway to the Southern Flinders Ranges, Arkaroola, Lake Eyre, William Creek, Wilpena Pound and Heysen Trail