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Pelican Feeding

#4 of 16 things to do in Kingscote Features Animals
Kingscote Wharf, Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
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  • Average11%
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Kingscote Wharf, Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
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Reviewed 10 May 2017

Advertised in a lot of the brochures. Got there early with a lot of other people, including those Pelicans. Waited waited and waited, even gave them half an hour past the advertised time and no one turned up to feed them. What a lot of...More

Thank Joseph M
Reviewed 9 May 2017

This gentleman has been feeding the pelicans for a very long time. I remember seeing him 21 years ago, but then there were just a few pelicans and we stood on the beach. Now there is a deck for the birds, and benches for the...More

Thank Barbara H
Reviewed 3 May 2017

There seems to be some negative reviewing of this attraction but we found it very entertaining and interesting to watch and listen to. For a measly $5 per adult and $3 per child I'd say it was well worth it. Take your video camera and...More

Thank robertptyltd
Reviewed 2 May 2017

While the experience was fun, its not until you are seated and the show is about to start that the "entry charge" is explained. I don't object to paying the money, but you really should have some signage that outlines the fees to save some...More

Thank Garry W
Reviewed 1 May 2017

loved it, pelicans everywhere and so many people. The cost was $5 a head but many did not pay and that is why it has closed

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Reviewed 27 April 2017

Very surprised to happen upon this spectacle which was very informative and good fun. No set charge but a donation is expected.

Thank Ian D
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

I'd read about this in the brochures & thought we probably wouldn't worry about it but after a big road trip we ended up randomly coming across the wharf & saw all the pelicans waiting. Was the kids highlight of the day. Seagulls stand on...More

Thank Lisa R
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Every day at 5:00 pm. What a show from the Pelican Man! He is a very dedicated and enthusiastic gentlemen and has a lot of fun hand feeding an unruly mob of hungry pelicans. A bit on the smelly side (fish) and can be cold...More

Thank paulen25
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

An entertaining 20 minutes which makes great photos. Go see which pelicans are the greedy ones. But please pay the host the $10 that he asks for. It's not much and he does a great job of taking care of these beautiful birds. To watch...More

Thank SeGeorg
Reviewed 20 April 2017

This is a fun thing to do if you are in Kingscote: at 5 p.m. each day, the same man who has been doing this for a number of years, feeds the pelicans in the bay. He is very funny and engaging, and the half...More

Thank Fred G
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