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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
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Christmas St, Penneshaw, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5222, Australia
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+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 recommend this trip a lot of fun amazing tour tour guide fur seals worth every cent his knowledge
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Reviewed 20 February 2013

This tour was the highlight of our trip! We had so much fun and learned fun random bits about the animals and the island! The boat was new and comfortable to sit in with great views from our individual seats! Our tour guide took us...More

Date of experience: February 2013
2  Thank csalamanca
Reviewed 20 February 2013

Fantastic day with a combination of events, first a ride in a speedboat, bouncing over the waves, we had a reasonably large swell but with the experience of the driver it was handled with ease. Next was the bird and seal watching, then on around...More

2  Thank Sandraleelovering
Reviewed 19 February 2013

This tour surpasses any of my expectations!! It was so much fun!! The sights are breathtaking, you can get within reach of dolphins and other ocean creatures , and the speed boat was such a fun ride! Went with a big group and were all...More

2  Thank lsilagon
Reviewed 19 February 2013

Fantastic experience while visiting the island! To get so up close to the dolphins was a surreal experience. Baby dolphins, seals and a wide variety of sea birds! Take the camera because u will get some once in a life time shots! Tony really knew...More

2  Thank Adz_87
Reviewed 19 February 2013

We had the best time on the ocean safari, saw a heap of dolphins, seals and wildlife! Tony made us all feel very welcome and was very knowledgeable!! I would highly recommend this to anyone visiting kangaroo island. Was an overall fun and exciting experience!!

2  Thank Taraw07
Reviewed 15 February 2013

This is seriously the best tour ever! Tony knew so much about seals, dolphins & KI history was very interesting but overall soo much fun!!! Saw soo many dolphins & seals was amazing. The boat is awesome as well. Want to do it over and...More

1  Thank alycejb
Reviewed 12 February 2013 via mobile

The Ocean Safari is a must do! It's a great way to observe the maritime life.The best part was seeing the dolphines in wild. And Tony is amazing :) You will have lots of fun with him :)

1  Thank Andra4
Reviewed 12 February 2013

Great boat trip! got up close with the local dolphins and seals of kangaroo island. Definitely a must do while your on the island. would recommend to anyone that loves the ocean and wildlife. Smooth boat ride and learnt a lot from the captain of...More

Date of experience: February 2013
1  Thank 9bound
Reviewed 12 February 2013

What a great tour this was! We set out from Christmas Cove with our tour guide TC and within minutes we'd seen seals sunning themselves on the rocks! Needless to say the camera was getting a good workout already, not only with the seals but...More

Date of experience: December 2012
1  Thank fz22gq
Reviewed 12 February 2013

Really good attractions so much wildlife, sea and land. Best value for money I've had in a long time.. Thank you tony

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GabCig
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.
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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?
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Arizona--hawklet
4 December 2017|
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Response from S2715XAgaryl | Reviewed this property |
We did the last one in the afternoon but we had 3 weeks on the island
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