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Kangaroo Island

The Kangaroo Island Racing Club is a proud country racing club, with one of the largest membership bases of any country racing club in South Australia.

The Carnival will again be broadcast live around the country on Sky Channel with two fantastic days of racing.

Record prizemoney, record nominations and the State's leading jockeys are all expected to make this the best carnival ever.


Seal BayKangaroo Island has earned the reputation as one of Australia’s most
picturesque holiday destinations. From sea-lion spotting to honey tasting and surfing the sand-dunes, there’s something for everyone on this idyllic island.

For more information on what to see and do on Kangaroo Island,
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Getting there

By Air
A short 30 minute flight from Adelaide brings visitors to Kangaroo Island Airport (KGC). The airport is located 13 km from Kingscote. Airport shuttles to and from Kingscote and other locations on the Island are available.

Rex Airlines regularly flies to Kangaroo Island.

By Ferry
SeaLink ferries operate from Cape Jervis on the mainland, to Penneshaw, Kangaroo Island, with four departures daily. Travelling time is a comfortable 45 minutes to one hour and coach connections are available between Adelaide and Cape Jervis, and Penneshaw, American River and Kingscote.

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Getting around

Kangaroo Island Transfers can provide transfers for individuals and groups to anywhere on the Island.
For more information, visit KI Transfers or phone 0427 887 575.
On race days, there is a shuttle bus that runs between Kingscote and the race track on a regular basis.


With a wide variety of accommodation from cabins to self catering accommodation, bed and breakfasts and high end luxury retreats, Kangaroo Island has something for everyone.

Click here for a range of options to suit all budgets and holiday plans.

Tourism Kangaroo Island

Visit Tourism Kangaroo Island for more information on the sights and sounds of Kangaroo Island or call 1800 811 080 for a free copy of the Kangaroo Island Secrets Visitor Guide.

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