Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island, just off the South Australian coast, is a natural wonder.

It is the traditional lands of the Kartan people.

The island is famous for its abundant wildlife, from kangaroos and sea lions to koalas and diverse bird species.

It boasts a variety of landscapes, from rugged cliffs and beautiful beaches to lush national parks.

You can explore Remarkable Rocks, distinctive granite formations shaped by the elements, and visit Seal Bay to watch sea lions relaxing on the shore.

Kangaroo Island is also a food lover’s paradise, offering a number of wineries, fresh local produce and delicious seafood. It’s a place to get close to nature, enjoy tasty treats, and embark on a unique adventure.

Kangaroo Island is a true gem for those who appreciate the beauty of the great outdoors and the joys of simple living.

Where is Kangaroo Island?

Kangaroo Island sits off the coast right near the tip of the Fleurieu Peninsula. It is possible to visit on a day trip from Adelaide, but staying a day or two will be a better experience.

Top Towns

The top towns to visit on Kangaroo Island are:

  • Kingscote
  • Nuriootpa
  • Lyndoch
  • Angaston

Top Attractions

The top things to see on Kangaroo Island are:

  • Remarkable Rocks
  • Koalas in the wild
  • See stunning beaches

Top Things to Do

The top things to do on Kangaroo Island are:

  • Wine tasting
  • Swim with dolphins
  • Quad biking @ Little Sahara
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