Kangaroo Island Travel Guide
Kangaroo Island, Australia's third-largest (after Tasmania and Melville), is barely 16 km (10 mi) from the Australian mainland. Yet the island belongs to another age—a folksy, friendly, less sophisticated time when you'd leave your car unlocked and knew everyone by name.
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Things To Do in Kangaroo Island
Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.
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And what a magnificent spectacle it is!
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