The body of an 18-year-old Streaky Bay man was recovered from a car at the base of cliffs near Streaky Bay on Monday.
Just before noon on Sunday, police were called to Cape Bauer after a car was seen at the base of cliffs.
Local police, Water Operations police and Major Crash investigators attended the scene where they located the car upside-down on a shallow reef shelf.
Emergency services retrieved the body on Monday morning but the vehicle could not be removed and will remain where it is.
There are no suspicious circumstances and police will prepare a report for the Coroner.