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Things To Do On Kangaroo Island

Here's a taste of some of the experiences that will help you discover why Kangaroo Island is a natural sanctuary without peer:

  • See kangaroos, wallabies and native wildlife in the wild, doing what they do naturally.
  • See Little Penguins as they waddle home after a day at sea at Kingscote or Penneshaw.
  • Walk along the beach at Seal Bay Conservation Park, the only place in Australia where you can get close to Australian Sea-lions at play.
  • Visit Admirals Arch in Flinders Chase National Park, which over 7,000 New Zealand fur seals call home.
  • Go on a food safari and discover the diversity of the produce, the passion of the producers, and the “paddock to plate” phenomenon.
  • Visit Remarkable Rocks, and see why they deserve their name.
  • Swim with the island’s resident pods of dolphins.
  • Go bird-watching to spot the rare Glossy Black Cockatoo.
  • Sample honey flavoured ice-cream from the only remaining strain of pure Ligurian bees in the world.
  • Dive one of the more than 50 shipwrecks around the Island.
  • Stay in a lighthouse keeper’s cottage at Cape Willoughby, Cape Borda or Cape du Couedic.
  • Sandboard or ride a quad bike down Little Sahara’s white dunes.
  • Fish from any one of the historic jetties such as Emu Bay, American River or Penneshaw.
  • Visit one of the Island’s intimate wine cellar doors.
  • Try some of the liqueurs made from some of the very best local ingredients.