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Robe [2] is a historic town on the Limestone Coast of South Australia.



At one point Robe was the third largest port in South Australia, although the rugged coastline makes it generally unsuitable for shipping.


Robe has mild summers, with the average summer temperature around 22°C.

Get inEdit

Robe is on the coast between Mount Gambier and Adelaide, just off the B1. It is 3.5 hours and 340km drive from Adelaide and 7 hours and 500km from Melbourne.

Premier Stateliner [3] run a bus every day except Saturday from Adelaide to Mount Gambier via the coast, which stops in Robe.

Get aroundEdit


  • Lighthouse. Not historic, but a concrete structure built in 1972.  edit


  • Fishing
  • Beaches





  • Happyshack, PO Box 600, Robe, SA 5276, 0403 578 382, [1]. checkin: 14:00; checkout: 10:00. Happyshack is a management company specialising in self contained accommodation in Robe, SA. Choose from beachside cottages right through to large two story homes. They have pet friendly properties as well. Nice and clean, great service, loads of local information.  edit


Get outEdit


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