Cowell is home to a thriving aquaculture industry, predominantly oyster farming. Many of these local businesses are located a 2 minute walk from the motel, and some offer tours of their facilities.
With an Area School, 24-hour Hospital,
2 hotels (Both with courtesy buses which pick up from the motel), Visitor Information Centre, IGA Supermarket, Local history museum, Quandong Farm,
Lions park with playground and electric BBQ facilities,
Boat Ramp and a large jetty with boat mooring available.
Cowell is a coastal town on Franklin Harbor on the eastern side of the Eyre Peninsula, in South Australia on the Lincoln Highway 111 km south of the major town of Whyalla. One of the best fishing destinations in South Australia, Cowell is ideally located to explore the Eyre Peninsula.It has world's largest jade deposit.