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Kangaroo Island Gateway Visitor Information Centre

Howard Dr, Penneshaw, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5222, Australia
+61 8 8553 1185
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Kangaroo Island's only Accredited Visitor Information Centre (VIC) offers a one-stop shop for transport, accommodation and attraction bookings prior to arrival and once on-island. Included at the VIC is a well-stocked souvenir shop including local Kangaroo Island produce and product. Contact us today to start planning your Kangaroo Island visit. ... just across the water, but a world away!
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Howard Dr, Penneshaw, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5222, Australia
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+61 8 8553 1185
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived on the early morning ferry and the women that helped us - WOW. Was she good so much she told us as we were staying for 10 days. She basically divided the island into sections that allowed us to truly explore the island...More

Thank Chris and Vanes... J
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Each time we arrive on KI we head straight to here because we trust the staff with their recommendations and up to date service information. We buy gifts and always leave confident with the plans we have in place will succeed. For first time tourists...More

Thank chrishelcoombe
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Absolutely stop here and hopefully the lovely retired lighthouse keeper will be there to tell you stories. I am thankful for the free wifi and loads of information. They even have local gifts and clean bathrooms. Definitely a great place to learn about kangaroo island.

Thank Lisa S
KIGVIC, Manager at Kangaroo Island Gateway Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Thank you for your feedback Lisa S - we hope you had an amazing stay on Kangaroo Island :-D

Reviewed 22 April 2017

Very worthwhile place to pop in to before you start your KI holiday. Very professional, knowledgeable, friendly staff who give you all the NFL you need to optimise your time.

Thank Deb C
KIGVIC, Manager at Kangaroo Island Gateway Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Thank you for your feedback Deb C - we hope you had an amazing stay on Kangaroo Island :-D

Reviewed 9 April 2017

Very informative and friendly staff to offer first hand advice on the spectacular Kangaroo Island and the many places to stay and things to do... There is also an array of brochures on hand for those who like to peruse and make their own plans.

Thank Andrea R
KIGVIC, Manager at Kangaroo Island Gateway Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Thank you for your feedback Andrea R - we hope you had an amazing stay on Kangaroo Island :-D

Reviewed 30 March 2017

Information was most helpful in planning our driving experience. The advice was on road conditions and best time to travel.

Thank denandnarelle
KIGVIC, Manager at Kangaroo Island Gateway Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Thank you for your feedback denandnarelle - we hope you had an amazing stay on Kangaroo Island :-D

Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff. Souvenirs and maps and history information. The staff have all the insight and advice on the best way to save money.

Thank Kathryn218
KIGVIC, Manager at Kangaroo Island Gateway Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Thank you for your feedback Kathryn218 - we hope you had an amazing stay on Kangaroo Island :-D

Reviewed 3 March 2017

This is the usual style of visitor centre with a couple of informative and friendly staff. A wide selection of maps, clean and wheelchair accessable toilets (with assistance) and a range of souveniers. A good spot to find out more about the island at the...More

Thank HarlequinsMask
KIGVIC, Manager at Kangaroo Island Gateway Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Thank you for your feedback HarlequinsMask - we hope you had an amazing stay on Kangaroo Island :-D

Reviewed 26 February 2017

If you are traveling on your own or with family and friends, the information and opinions are make your trip much more advanced and happy! Even if you went through the internet information! Highly recommend!

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KIGVIC, Manager at Kangaroo Island Gateway Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Thank you for your feedback nosimonov - we hope you had an amazing stay on Kangaroo Island :-D

Reviewed 15 February 2017

Good to help find out local events and decide on places of interest for any stay on Kangaroo Island.

Thank Kevin M
KIGVIC, Manager at Kangaroo Island Gateway Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2017

Thank you for your feedback Kevin M - we hope you've had an amazing stay on Kangaroo Island :-D

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janpete77
16 August 2017|
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Response from chrishelcoombe | Reviewed this property |
I would contact by ph or Internet the gateway info centre at Penneshaw for advice. On arrival at kingscote airport or Penneshaw ferry, a car can be arranged but the Island's so popular, I would pre book.
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janpete77
16 August 2017|
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Response from Chris and Vanes... J | Reviewed this property |
I agree you can not see whats on offer in a day - we spent 10 days and 8 were all busy. go to the visitor centre when arriving or better still e-mail them with your group details (age groups, kids, mobility, etc) and your... More
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Choohee N
17 February 2017|
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Response from KIGVIC | Property representative |
Hi Choohee N, our Visitor Information Centre has 8 private tours organised for the Cruise Ship passengers. Please email us via info @ tourkangarooisland . com . au (no spaces) and we can send the itineraries through to you... More
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