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Pelican Feeding

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Address: Kingscote Wharf, Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
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US$465.53*
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2-Day Kangaroo Island Tour from Adelaide
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US$830.20*
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5-Day Adelaide and Kangaroo Island Tour Including Barossa Valley Wine Tasting

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It was interesting and fun to watch the pelicans get there dinner at 5 pm. The man who gave the birds their food know what he was talking about and had many interesting things to... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 10 December 2016
Eva F
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We enjoined the presentation by John. Get there early in summer to get a park close by. The pelicans were well fed. .

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Adelaide
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

Brilliant tourist attraction with a very educated and informative character to undertake the experience. This is a must see and costs $5 an adult and $3 a child. All costs go towards feeding these magnificent creatures and is well worth the experience on having pelicans at arms reach. Further investigation and enquiries with the shire show they are wholly unsupportive... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

Pelican feeding happens every day at 5pm. The host is great fun, full of facts about pelicans and very entertaining. It isn't mentioned that there is a fee, $5 for adults and $3 for children, which is cheap for the fun and education you get!

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Thank Minh-Thu C
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Get to Kingscote in time for this entertainment! John is a real character!! Funny and informative, well worth the requested donation of $3 a kid and $5 per grown up.

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Thank Sue P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Excellent value for $5 per person Great experience in a unique setting that we were thrilled to take part in. It costs $40000.00 to feed them. The man in charge funds tge operation and this small fee helps in a small way.

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Thank Suzie B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

It was interesting and fun to watch the pelicans get there dinner at 5 pm. The man who gave the birds their food know what he was talking about and had many interesting things to share with us.

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Thank Eva F
Heathfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

We saw this event advertised as we drove into Kingscote so decided to go and see what it was all about. It officially started at 17.00 but the pelicans started to arrive at about 16.30 along with the seagulls. They knew what was coming!! Once the chap who fed them arrived in his van some of them were off up... More 

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Thank JCR141
Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Great little stop off and very enjoyable. Pelicans are amazing. Appreciate some of the beauty of these birds up close.

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Thank StephenCr0ss
Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

Not sure so enjoyed it more, me or the kids. The host was really entertaining and informative. Please note a contribution is required, it's a pity there is always someone who tries to get away without paying.

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Thank MadeInOz
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

This was back in January 2012, so i apologize in advance! I thought this was great. For just $5 per person, you get to enjoy 30 minutes of entertainment in its most natural form... through pelicans! There's also some good scenery around, which makes it relaxing! Overall, I'd recommend you go see and enjoy!

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