THIS AUSTRALIAN GEOGRAPHIC exclusive Kangaroo Island Wildlife & Conservation tour takes you behind the scenes to experience the best of Kangaroo Island. Hosted by local experts, it combines wildlife, landscape, local produce and active conservation such as bird banding. Whether it’s meeting one of the world experts on Bird banding - David Paton, sampling delicious regional food and wine, or learning about the critical work of ecologists after the Black Summer fires, this immersive trip will deliver a greater understanding of one of Australia’s supremely special places.
These tours include opportunities to help with the conservation of wildlife and in ensuring the natural environment that supports wildlife remains healthy. Meet local entomologist, Dr Richard Glatz, who is currently working to save the endangered green carpenter bee. Take a stunning coastal hike along the clifftops of Cape Gantheaume Conservation park and learn about conservation projects
Arrival at Kangaroo Island
Arrival on Kangaroo Island by plane or ferry (own arrangements). After arrival on the island transfer to your hotel from the airport or harbour. Welcome to Kangaroo Island! This experience has been designed to showcase the best of Kangaroo Island – the lifestyle of the islanders, the produce, diverse landscapes and unique wildlife shaped by isolation. Your accommodation while on the island is the Mercure Kangaroo Island Lodge, located in the quiet coastal town of American River.
Cygnet Park Habitat Restoration & Sea Lions
Flinders Chase National Park
Cape Gantheaume Coastal Hike