Kangaroo Island more than earns its ranking as Australia’s fourth major tourism icon. You simply can’t beat its wildlife and wilderness. Being in South Australia, the wine is pretty good too. Kangaroo Island (KI to the locals) is a short flight from Adelaide or a ferry ride from Cape Jervis. There’s so much to do on this island. Explore untouched bushland, fish on pristine beaches, see the wildlife, and go on an eco tour or charter. Kangaroo Island is rich in history. In 1802, British explorer, Matthew Flinders landed near Kangaroo Head on Dudley Peninsula. French explorer, Nicolas Baudin, followed
Sunset Winery is Kangaroo Island’s first purpose built cellar door/winery. Part of our production policy is that all fruit for the wine is sourced from Kangaroo Island vineyards. Sunset Winery has elevated sea views overlooking picturesque Eastern Cove and beyond. The winery is situated amongst fourteen hectares of native bushland. Many species of birds can be seen, and kangaroos, the goanna and echidna, all call Sunset Winery home. Four hundred sheoaks have been planted as a food source for the endangered Glossy Black Cockatoo. Enjoy a light lunch featuring their Savouring Platter served with tastings of their seven premium wines,
Interaction and viewing of animals only during presentations. Raptor Domain is an environmental education Rehabilitation Centre. We do not display animals, we present them in educational, interactive and fun presentations. Join us daily for one, two, or all three presentations. Venom Pit: 45 minutes 10.30am You will be able to get up close and personal in a safe environment with some of Australia's most venomous critters. Meet our local deadly snake species and come face to face with the world's second most deadly spider. This is a fascinating presentation about venom and the animals that use it. Birds of Prey
Wulde Waiirri Cultural Tours offers individuals a unique cultural experience with an indigenous interpretation of Point Ellen at Vivonne Bay on South Australia’s pristine Kangaroo Island. On their own property they offer an indigenous interpretation of the cultural and archaeological sites. The tour also includes a Dreamtime story. There are three tour options.
Kangaroo Hire a Guide offers four wheel drive tours with itineraries that allow you to discover the most interesting sites on Kangaroo Island with the option of staying the night in magnificent bed and breakfasts. They also offer Nocturnal Tours which is the only way you can view penguins in the wild. Their tour guides have been professionally trained in ecotourism and nature conservation thereby providing a skilled approach under certification in order for you to visit protected areas in the National Parks which otherwise would not be accessible to you.
See Kangaroo Island from a different angle onboard a Kangaroo Island Helicopters Heli Experience and Scenic Flight. Departing from an exclusive heliport on the south west coast of Kangaroo Island you will take to the sky for an exhilarating helicopter scenic flight along the stunning coastline. Flights take in all the sights not readily available from the ground. Kangaroo Island Helicopters have received government approval to operate scenic flights and airport transfers, with a commitment to detailed reporting and avoidance of sensitive natural habitat areas on the Island, and monitoring to ensure we maintain the Island natural heritage. We also