Kangaroo Island Dolphin Safari Cruise

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Highlights & inclusions

75 Minute Ocean Safari Cruise
Tour guide providing full commentary
Witness marine life such as dolphins & seals
Travel along the magnificent coastline
Learn about local history and wildlife facts
Small personalised tours (up to 38 people)

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Fri, May 31, 2024

What you can expect

Travel along the ancient Kangaroo Island coastline with the opportunity to see dolphins, seals, eagles and other birdlife. Enjoy an exhilarating ride along the beautiful Kangaroo Island coastline. Witness the pristine waters, stunning coastline and marine animals that inhabit this thriving environment. The skipper provides informative commentary as you cruise along. This is a must-do activity while you are on the island.

This safari departs daily at 9.00am and 3.00pm and is suitable for all ages. Tours also depart at 5.00pm on request.


What you need to know

  • 75 Minute Coastal Safari
  • Tour Guide/Skipper provides informative commentary
  • Sunscreen, spray jackets, baby carrier (on request) and life jackets
  • 38-seater vessel with undercover deck and onboard toilet
  • Hotel transfers
  • View Kangaroo Island's marine life including dolphins, NZ fur seals, Australian Sea Lions, Sea Eagles and Whales when in season (marine life is not guaranteed)
  • Travel along the magnificent coastline
  • Learn about local history, wildlife facts and geological information
  • Small personalised tours (up to 12 people)
  • Cruises depart at 9am and 3pm
  • Kangaroo Island Ocean Safari is located at Christmas Cove Marina Penneshaw, only 500 metres (approx) from the Sealink Ferry terminal
Departure Location
  • Christmas Cove Marina, Penneshaw, SA, 5222
  • When do I need to arrive? - You need to arrive 15-minutes before your scheduled departure time
  • Will I get wet? - No, the boats used on the Ocean Safari are dry boats. You will very rarely get sprayed, but in the event that you do, you are provided with spray jackets
  • Am I guaranteed to see wildlife? - As these are wild animals we are unable to guarantee what wild animals you will see on tour. Some wildlife is always present. Seals are less frequently seen between Nov-Jan
  • Will I always see Whales? - Whales are seasonal, so you might not always see them on the Safari. Peak months for the Ocean Safari are May through to October
What To Bring
  • Camera
  • Hat
  • Dress for the conditions on the day
Additional Information
  • Children under 2 years of age travel for free
Terms And Conditions
  • • Infant rates apply to children 2 years and under. • Child rates apply for children aged 3-12 years. • Adult rates apply for anyone over the age of 13 years. • Seniors, Concessions and Students must provide ID proof before boarding vessel. • You need to arrive at Christmas Cove Marina 15-minutes before your departure time • Food is not permitted to be eaten onboard the vessel unless given prior approval. • No wheelchair access on board vessel • We cannot guarantee what animals you will see on the day. These are wild animals and experiences change daily. It's all up to the animals as to how interactive they become. • If you arrive on a cruise ship and cannot get into Penneshaw on your tender on the day, your tour can be cancelled (and you claim costs through travel insurance), or we can hold it for you to use within a 3-year timeframe.
Cancellation Policy
  • A FULL refund is provided to guests if the tour is cancelled due to poor weather conditions and an alternative time is notestablished to undertake the tour. NO refund is provided to guests for non-attendance at scheduled tour time. Guests can reschedule tour if required, however need to ensure that more than 48 hours’ notice is provided to Kangaroo Island Ocean Safari via telephone confirmation on 08 7082 9607 All bookings cancelled within 7 days of scheduled departure will incur a 50% charge of tour costs. Alternatively a credit can be held for you to use within a 24-month time frame. All bookings cancelled within 48 hours scheduled departure will not receive a refund but a credit can be held for you to use within a 24-month time frame. If you arrive on a cruise ship and cannot get into Penneshaw on your tender on the day, your tour can be cancelled (and you claim costs through travel insurance), or we can hold it for you to use within a 3-year time frame.
Booking Information
  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on the day of the experience.
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking, however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control. We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements

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