Things to do

Nearby attractions

Kangaroo Island offers a wide variety of experiences to suit most tastes --many of these are covered in the brochures on the Island. Here are a few of the things that we enjoy.

In the evening turn all the lights off, open the sliding doors and listen to the night sounds and enjoy the stars.

Pennington Bay --a ten-minute drive from Wallaby Beach House this spectacular bay has rolling surf, rock pools, and a unique and fascinating sand hill ecosystem.

Walk to Rocky Point --step out side the house and turn left. The walk is along a beautiful beach (noted for its shells) with good swimming almost the whole way. The walk takes about 45 minutes each way.

Visit Frenchman's Rock inscribed with the name of French Explorer Nicholas Baudin in 1802-03.

Drive into Penneshaw and get the newspapers and have a cappuccino.

Have dinner at the Penneshaw Pub with fresh King George Whiting.

Have a sensational dinner at Restaurant Bella in Kingscote.

Drive to Cape Willoughby and stop off at Antechamber Bay on the way.
Explore the rest of the island !

Two local wineries do excellent platter lunches. Chapman River (funky and fun) and Dudley Wines (spectacular views across Backstairs passage ).

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