Pool of Siloam - Beachport, South Australia
Posted by: bucketeer
S 37° 28.973 E 140° 00.041
54H E 411648 N 5851088
Quick Description: A salt lake almost seven times saltier than the sea which is reputed to relieve sufferers of arthritis and rhuematism.
Location: South Australia, Australia
Date Posted: 12/26/2010 8:33:24 PM
Waymark Code: WMACPY
A salt lake almost seven times saltier than the sea which is reputed to relieve sufferers of arthritis and rhuematism.
The high salt concentration in the water makes swimming very easy, as the water is extremely buoyant.
The pools depth although close to the sea does not fluctuate with the tides as its depth relies on soaks in the area.
It is an ideal swimming spot recommended by locals for relieving aches and pains. Picnic area, toilets and cold shower available. Free entry.
This is primarily a: Mineral Bath
Corner of McCourt Street & Bowman Scenic Drive
Beachport, SA Australia
Walk in/Day use permitted?: yes
Least Expensive Adult Entry Fee: 0
"Textile free"?: Not permitted
Web Site: [Web Link]
Towels Provided?: no
Telephone Number: Not listed
Hottest water temperature (specify °C or °F): Not listed
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