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Kangaroo Island Ocean Safari

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Kangaroo Island Ocean Safari departs daily from the Christmas Cove Marina in Penneshaw 'Kangaroo Island's gateway'. Christmas Cove is one of Australia's Geological Monuments cut out by glacial movement 240 million years ago and it offers the perfect...more
Christmas St, Penneshaw, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5222, Australia
+61 419 772 175
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All reviews pod of dolphins saw dolphins great trip sea eagles boat ride kangaroo island great guide on the rocks bird life great fun a lot of fun amazing tour tour guide fur seals worth every cent his knowledge highlight of our trip
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Reviewed 7 February 2019

Absolutely the best 75 minutes of our KI holiday. Exciting, enjoyable & informative. Illija made sure he found us pods of dolphins, fur seals & wildlife to capture on our cameras. Lots of action, waves to surf & excited squeals from passengers. All perfectly safe...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Carolnym05
Reviewed 6 February 2019 via mobile

Fantastic trip, so lucky with the perfect weather. Managed to hang out with some beautiful seals as well as a pod of dolphins that came to play!! Absotliu delightful crew, would highly recommend!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Kalevin7
Reviewed 5 February 2019 via mobile

From the moment I booked our tour with Sandy over the phone, I was both excited and nervous at the same time. I've always had a love and appreciation of dolphins and the sea. We called into the Penneshaw IGA 1/2 hr before the tour...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank TaniaShaw
Reviewed 4 February 2019

Amazing trip on the Ocean Safari! Ilijah was super friendly and knowledgeable! We were so lucky to have the whole boat to ourselves. We got to see common dolphins jumping and playing around the boat for ages as well as seals, seal lions and bottlenose...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank lindaci10
Reviewed 30 January 2019 via mobile

Such an amazing tour to go on, saw a lot of ocean wild life such as dolphins and sea lions. Would recommend!!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ami_G98
Reviewed 27 January 2019 via mobile

Big shout out to the captain of our boat Illija. His knowledge of the Area was fantastic. He took 12 of us around the bay and we sighted seals, dolphins and sea eagles.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 387kathyt
Reviewed 27 January 2019 via mobile

We went out to visit the dolphins, sea lions and other sea life. A lot of fun and probably the most reasonably priced tour on the island.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank dan w
Reviewed 26 January 2019 via mobile

Our family of 5 went on the seal and dolphin snorkelling and it delivered everything it promised! We got so close to all the wild animals. Our host Illijah was friendly and informative! So impressed with his determination to get us to experience swimming with...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Harrietcattrall
Reviewed 25 January 2019 via mobile

Awesome experience, up close and personal with Seals and Dolphins. Knowledgeable and informative guides. Illija a skilful Captain who put us right on to the marine life we were to swim with. Andrea (sorry if I got your name wrong), assistant, was friendly and helpful....More

Thank Derek2016
Reviewed 24 January 2019

A great way to spend 75 minutes! Elijah was a knowledgeable and friendly guide who made sure our trip was a success. We saw many dolphins and seals but the boat trip alone would have been great fun and a really great way to see...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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1 November 2018|
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Response from KIOcean | Property representative |
Thanks for the message. We do operate on all cruise ship days, however all tours are to be booked via the cruise ship. We offer many departures, so I hope you manage to make a booking.
Frances M
11 December 2017|
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Response from KIOcean | Property representative |
Just give us a call on 0419772175 and we will see when we can get you on. What day did you want to go out?
4 December 2017|
Response from S2715XAgaryl | Reviewed this property |
We did the last one in the afternoon but we had 3 weeks on the island