Things to Do Kangaroo Island
Kangaroo Island Wildlife Park, Playford Highway, Duncan, South Australia, Australia
Kangaroo Island Wildlife Park
Here you have the opportunity to get up close and personal with Kangaroo Islands amazing array of wildlife. Hold a Koala, feed Kangaroos and see many, many, many more animals. Most of the animals that are injured in the wild on KI end up here to be nursed back to health and if unable to be released back into the wild they become permanent residence where visitors can see them up-close and learn about their different personalities.
Seal Bay Conservation Park, Seal Bay, South Australia, Australia
Home to the third largest colony of Australian Sea Lions in the world, the recently upgraded Seal Bay is Kangaroo Island's premier attraction. There are no enclosures or cages, instead visitors walk among the seals on a guided beach tour where you go into the heart of the colony and are given a unique insight into how these endangered animals hunt, rest, interact with pups and defend their territory. Multilingual tours are available.
Little Sahara, Vivonne Bay, South Australia, Australia
Naturally occurring sand dunes form the wonder that is Little Sahara. Here you can climb the huge sand hills or if you want an adrenaline rush you can hire sand boards and test your skills at sliding down them with speed.
Admiral's Arch Boardwalk, Flinders Chase, South Australia, Australia
Admiral's Arch is one of Kangaroo Island most enchanting natural wonders. Located at the isolated and wild western end of the island here the rocks have been hammered by harsh elements for millions of years to leave a hollow cavern where New Zealand Fur seals surf and lay about. A true combination of wildlife and natural landscape.
Flinders Chase National Park, South Coast Road, Flinders Chase, South Australia, Australia
The iconic Remarkable Rocks have been sculpted by the elements over 500 million years.
856 Playford Hwy, Cygnet River, South Australia, Australia
Kangaroo Island Spirits are producers of Premium Australian Gin, Vodka and Liqueurs. Their eclectic cellar door offers tastings of their award winning range and is also the home of the 80lt copper pot still where all the spirits are hand made. See their full range of products online at www.kispirits.com.au.
78 Gum Creek Road, Cygnet River
Islander Estate Vineyard
Discover the taste of French winemaking expertise married with the incredible natural environment and ideal grape growing conditions of Kangaroo Island.
Join us at our intimate Wine Tasting Room at Cygnet River to experience The Islander Estate range. Guided tastings are available before relaxing with your favourite wine on the deck.
Located centrally at 78 Gum Creek Road, Cygnet River, the Tasting Room is open 6 days a week (closed Wed) from 12 noon to 6.00pm.
Spend some time visiting our wonderful neighbours in the Cygnet River gourmet hub - Islander Pure Sheep Dairy, Kangaroo Island Spirits and Frogs & Roses café.
For an exclusive wine experience contact us for information about private vineyard tours.
Phone: (08) 8553 1441
Island Pure Sheep Dairy, Gum Creek Road, Cygnet River, South Australia, Australia
Island Pure Sheep Dairy
See the sheep getting milked and try the huge variety of high quality sheep milk cheeses from the award winning Haloumi, Kefalotiri, Manchego, Feta, Ricotta, Labneh and Kangaroo Island ligurian honey yoghurt. If you like cheese then this is heaven www.islandpure.com.au
Stokes Bay, South Australia, Australia
When you park there is not much to see, but a short walk through a hidden trail in a cliff face and you will discover one of the island's best hidden beaches on the other side. Stokes Bay also has the Rockpool Cafe, which opens for lunch on certain days and has barbecue facilities available.
LifeTime Private Retreats, Middle River, South Australia, Australia
Enchanting Fig Tree Restaurant
One of the best dining experiences you will ever have. The Fig Tree Restaurant operates during selected summer months for lunch so you will need to call ahead and book on 08 8559 2236. Step into a fairytale, where you dine underneath the canopy of an ancient fig tree planted by the early settlers, while enjoying the island's locally sourced produce cooked by some of the finest chefs www.hannafordandsachs.com.au
Snellings Beach, Middle River, South Australia, Australia
One of the islands many great beaches.
Antechamber Bay, South Australia, Australia
Antechamber BayView on map
Raptor Domain, Kangaroo Island, Seal Bay Road, Seal Bay, South Australia, Australia
Birds of Prey
At the Raptor Domain you can see these majestic animals in full flight. Kids can hold and feed the smaller birds like owls, and kookaburras while adults can test their nerves with the bigger birds.
Dauncey St, Kingscote SA 5223, Australia
Fine Art Kangaroo Island
Run by local artists Fred and Fleur Peters, Fine Art Kangaroo Island sets the standard for artistic talent on Kangaroo Island. KI is such an inspirational destination it breeds the most diverse range of artists that any region could wish for. We have anything from painters, jewelers, sculptures and anything in between. Here at the small gallery art is nurtured and shown in all its glory for visitors and locals to admire.
LOT 2 North Coast Road, Kingscote, South Australia, Australia
Kangaroo Island Brewery
Hand Built Beer. The cellar door is hand made, the hops are hand planted, the concrete is hand mixed and the beer is hand built. KIB puts passion into everything they brew and build and that why its so good. The brewery has more than a beer garden, it has a beer paddock with plenty of space for the kids to run while the adults enjoy the brew. Food is available and there is regular live entertainment.
705 Playford Highway, Cygnet River, South Australia, Australia
Frogs and Roses Cafe
All the food is hand made and hand picked from the garden. Here you will step into the operators house for a fully cooked home made meal which is sourced from the gardens outside which also double as a nursery. The prefect lunch stop for some genuine KI food. Contact on (08) 8553 9041.
59 Playford Highway, Kingscote, South Australia, Australia
Kangaroo Island is home to the only pure stain bee in the world and therefore we think it makes the best honey in the world. This special bee is called the Ligurian Bee and the owner of the Island Beehive, Peter Davis has been sourcing its fantastic honey for many years. A passion for bees and honey permeates the island beekeeping community with which Peter is intrinsically linked. Peter was born on Kangaroo Island and and grew up around bees kept as a sideline on the family farm where now he has made it his entire business.
Andermel Marron, Newland, South Australia, Australia
Marron Farm and Two Wheeler Creek Winery
Marron are commonly known as fresh water crayfish and are farmed locally on Kangaroo Island. Here you can eat freshly caught marron while drinking some of the best wines on the island from the Two Wheeler Creek Winery, which is located on the property. A must do for any food lover www.andermel.com
LOT 3 Howard Dr, Penneshaw SA 5222
Kangaroo Island Visitor Information Centre
Available for all your information needs. The Kangaroo Island Visitor information centre is located a short drive off the ferry in Penneshaw and can give recommendations on the amazing things to see and do while on Kangaroo Island. The Visitor Guide offers a wealth of information along with their website where you can find everything you might need for your holiday.