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Kangaroo Island 75-Minute Ocean Safari

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Overview
Add a boating adventure to your Kangaroo Island itinerary with a wildlife tour that departs daily from Christmas Cove Marina. In addition to providing live commentary about the area’s wildlife and conservation efforts, your guide ensures you spot sea creatures that are easy to miss without a trained eye. Life jackets, binoculars, and a group size capped at 12 ensure a personal and comfortable experience.
What to Expect
75 Minute Ocean Safari

Arrive at Christmas Cove Marina, Penneshaw (Christmas Street) 15 minutes prior to departure.  Parking is available within the car park at the marina.  Come on board the 12 seater vessel and enjoy a short welcome followed by history of the significant geological monument that surrounds the cove. Depart the cove in search of dolphins that often swim right up to the vessel for a look.  Enjoy watching seals basking on the rocks and swimming in and out of the water.  Eagles inhabit the coastline and can often been seen souring above.  Whales also pass through the waters in winter and can often been seen on board. Local informative history is provided along the way.  Great activity for the whole family.

Departs 9.00am, 3.00pm & 4.30pm daily.

Max guests 12

Included: Jackets, Sunscreen, Binoculars
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Important Information
Departure Point
Christmas Cove Marina, Penneshaw. Located on Christmas Street.  Opposite the Tourist Information Centre in Penneshaw.
Duration
1h 15m
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Subject to favourable weather conditions. If cancelled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Elijah the tour director was very competent and informative. We were privileged to see a school of dolphins swimming about.
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Fantastic experience, for all of us 5. Great to see the dolphins and the view of KI from the sea. Very friendly pilot, great boat. Go! Xavier
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It was a great way to start our Christmas day. We were greeted by Elijah, a very friendly, knowledgeable and nice young man who loves his job so much that he passed his enthusiasm on us as well. We were very lucky to see a few of common dolphins, lots of bottlenose dolphins, one
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This tour was good but not fabulous. It was nice to see lots of dolphins but the young man piloting the boat seemed pretty limited in his knowledge....or maybe there just wasn’t that much to say. Also, the boat only seats 12 people but they had oversold it and one person had to
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Fantastic cruise with lovely host Elijah. A refreshing guide who was warm and chatty but also extremely knowledgeable. The kids had a ball and we saw plenty of wildlife! Thanks
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By: Kangaroo Island Ocean Safari
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SammyADx
10
Unmissable
We had a fabulous time. Elijah was friendly and knowledgeable and it was a pleasure just being out on the water.
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DRSLB6
Williamsburg, Virginia
3923
Exciting excursion even if didn't see many animals.
Enjoyed our day with our guide who was patient when we arrived late due to some confusion on our start time. Our
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Djbutton
Darwin, Australia
162
Snorkeling with the dolphins and sea lions
We were able to view the sea lions on the beach and one joined us in the water in clear water 10 meters off the
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Z4485JRcynthial
Cairns, Australia
122
Lovely surprise seeing dolphins
Elijah the tour director was very competent and informative. We were privileged to see a school of dolphins
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V6150VRxavierl
Sydney, Australia
43
Different and beautiful view of the coast and the sea life.
Fantastic experience, for all of us 5. Great to see the dolphins and the view of KI from the sea. Very friendly
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carolinehZ9309QP
10
Highlight of KI
It was a brilliant experience. The dolphins were beautiful, the boat was fun and our guides - Elijah and James
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Alisonandbrettrobbo
10
Dolphins, Seals and Great Commentary
What an awesome experience. We were an arms length away from seals, fish and underwater garden. Then we only
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Barbara_Potter
Adelaide, Australia
219
An experience to Remember
What a fantastic experience we had yesterday. We went out in a rigid inflatable boat with 10 other people plus a
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iboljan
Endeavour Hills, Australia
378
It's a must!
It was a great way to start our Christmas day. We were greeted by Elijah, a very friendly, knowledgeable and nice
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Nicolecm22
20
Highly recommend
This was an experience I will never forget, seeing dolphins and seals up close was very special. Our guides Alana
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jbienst
Clarksville, Maryland
10132
Nice to see dolphins
This tour was good but not fabulous. It was nice to see lots of dolphins but the young man piloting the boat
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AFloody24
50
Awesome crew and experience 😊
The weather was not the greatest but we still had an awesome time! Only got to see/swim with the dolphins then a
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386jennat
81
One of the best ocean trips I've been on.
Excellent trip with Elijah, first time I've been able to see dolphins in the wild and they really put on a show.
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CALLUMOre
10
AMAZING 10\10 definitely recommend to anyone out in KI
I was a bit sceptical going into it but it was absolutely amazing great for the whole family and great crew
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398grahamr
21
True delight
Top marks to Elijah for the excellent Coastal Tour. Party of four of us, on a breezy and chilly day, were treated
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