Permits and Bookings
is Aboriginal owned land, managed by Yalata Community Inc (YCI)
and the Yalata Land Management Unit for conservation of biodiversity
and the sustainability of traditional cultures. We are proud of
our land and are happy to share the experience of it with you. We
hope you will enjoy your visit.
The impact of the steadily increasing number of people visiting
Yalata's beaches has become more significant. One strategy to ensure
these recreational activities cause minimum impact has been to control
people numbers through a permit system.
permit system provides other benifits. There are rules and regulations
which are abnormal to the surrounding lands so though the issuing
of permits we are better able to ensure visitors are aware of their
responsibilities. The conditions of entry are
funds collected aid the land management activities in the area as
well as providing rangers to ensure the lands are protected and
the health and safety of visitors is overseen.
avoid disappointment bookings for campsites should be made in advance.
current state of bookings can be seen using the booking viewer on
this page. The various camp sites are shown on our camping
fees apply for each day/night spent on Yalata
IPA, these are as follows:
Chilren 12-16 yrs: $15.00
Children under 12 free
Phone 0407 832297 for all enquires.
Entry is not permitted without a valid Visitors' Permit.
b) Permits will be displayed on the dashboard of a vehicle or on
person when absent from your vehicle. Permits must be presented
c) Alcohol is not permitted on Yalata Indigenous Protected Area.
d) Firearms are not permitted within Yalata Indigenous Protected
e) Vehicles must remain on designated tracks only (as written on
f) Access through dunes via marked roads only.
g) Permit holders will be responsible for the removal of all their
rubbish from Yalata Lands.
h) To avoid disturbance to native wildlife, pets must remain in
the car or on a leash.
i) Permit holders must camp in designated areas only (as written
on the permit) and vacate sites by 10am on day of departure.
j) Permit holders shall not interfere with Aboriginal cultural heritage,
flora and fauna.
k) Visitors must obey any reasonable direction given by Land Management
Unit Officers relation to behavior and visitor guidelines.
l) Yalata Community Incorporated is not responsible for any personal
injury or loss of personal property while visitors are on Yalata
m) Film, video or photographs may not be taken for personal gain
without prior permission from YCI.
n) Media and press members may not enter for work purposes without
prior permission from YCI.
o) Upon request by Land Management Officers, permit holders must
produce for inspection any container designed for transport and
storage of beverages or food.
p) Land Management Unit Officers and other Authorised Officers have
the right to revoke forthwith and without refund Visitors' Permit
upon reasonable suspicion of a breach of the above permit conditions
or Federal and State Laws.