Kangaroo Island: South Australia's Well-Preserved Open Zoo

Kangaroo Island: South Australia’s Well-Preserved Open Zoo

South Australia's Kangaroo Island is definitely an ideal destination for everyone with its diverse wildlife, unspoilt environment and dramatic landscape.

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Image credits: Matthew Fuentes

If you have not set foot on Kangaroo Island, you will most likely think that it is inhabited by kangaroos – and you’re absolutely right. However, there is so much more to Kangaroo island than what its name suggests. Kangaroo Island is also home to a number of interesting wildlife like wallabies, koalas, sea lions, seals, penguins and platypus. Its pristine environment and free-roaming wildlife makes it much like an open zoo for everyone.

Image credits: Paul Asman and Jill Lenoble

This 100-mile-long island southwest of Adelaide also features remarkable landscape, dramatic cliffs and white sandy beaches, making it an ideal destination for all types of travellers. No wonder it is one of South Australia’s most popular attractions.

Here’s a short clip to inspire you even more.

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Add Kangaroo Island to your list of must-visit attractions in Australia.

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Charmaine Acha
Charmaine Acha

Charmaine loves random weekend trips, technology, and coffee. Guided by her travel mantra "chill and travel", she enjoys unplanned escapades without compromising leisure. If not fangirling over her K-drama idols, she's on DND mode writing or planning her next possible adventure.