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Everything You Need To Know About Kangaroo Island

KANGAROO ISLAND Everything you you need to know Kangaroo Island is an iconic Australian getaway for a reason. A popular year-round destination to relax, indulge and explore the best natural beauty Australia has to offer. With pristine beaches, unique wildlife, untouched nature, gourmet food, local wine, luxury accommodation, and of course, 'heaps' of Kangaroos. and way more koalas. 4400 sq. km Total Size Australia's 4th 540 km of 170,000 Visitors 5000 Australia's 3rd 1/3 Covered by Major Tourist Icon Coastline Each Year Residents Largest Island Protected Parks NORTH COAST KINGSCOTE AMERICAN RIVER HEARTLAND Known as 'Karta' or 'Island of the Dead' by the mainland Aboriginal tribes SOUTH COAST PENSHAW & DUDLEY PENINSULA WHY KANGAROO ISLAND? Captain Matthew Flinders Western Grey Kangaroo On March 23, 1802 The British Explorer Matthew Flinders named Kanguroo (sic) Island in recognition of the overwhelming supply of Western Grey Kangaroo that fed his crew and replenished their meat supplies. ATTRACTIONS FOUND ONLY ON KI Native animals found only Stunning landscapes Spectacular beaches and cliffs Wildlife watching on Kangaroo Island Fishing, Snorkelling Diving, Hiking, Surfing Unique local food and wine Ligurian Bee Glossy Black As well as amazing Cockatoo Adventure and Local Eco Tours Kangaroo Island Kangaroo SEALS Seal Bay is home to a colony of 600 rare Sea Lions. Over 7000 New Zealand Fur Seals live and breed in Cape du Couedic OTHER WILDLIFE WEATHER Over 1300 Koalas on the Island Platypus, Heath Goanna, Echidna, Albatross and Penguins Mild Winters Cool Summers GETTING THERE PLANT LIFE Air Land Sea 891 native plants Almost 50% of only found on original wildlife A short flight from Adelaide or Ferry from Cape Jervis П Kangaroo Island habitat remains lab ku BROUGHT TO YOU BY CLUBKI.COM.AU SOURCES ExceptionalKangaroolsland.com / Australia.com / SouthAustralia.com / / Sealink.com.au / Mapsofworld.com / Wildlifeextra.com Lonelyplanet.com / TourKangaroolsland.com.au/ Kangarooisland.sa.gov.au / Goodfoodkangarooisland.com / Naturaalresources.sa.gov.au © by Rhys Malcolm

Everything You Need To Know About Kangaroo Island

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Kangaroo Island is one of Australia's most iconic holiday destinations for a reason. With pristine beaches, untouched nature, wildlife, superb scenery, outdoor activities and local food and wine, it t...

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