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Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary
7797 S Coast Rd, Karatta SA 5223, AustraliaOn our Veranda at the Visitor Centre at Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary
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    Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission included
    Take a stroll down our famous Koala Walk and observe the amazing and beautiful Koalas relaxing in the avenues of Eucalyptus trees. These run for 45 minutes in our “supervised only” areas where our guides will take you straight to where the action is!. You are welcome to stay as long as you like after the tour, enjoying the rest of the Sanctuary Walks. Bring your camera, water bottle and binoculars.
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Departure Point
Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary, 7797 S Coast Rd, Karatta SA 5223, Australia
Duration
45m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
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  • Parking Fees
  • Entry/Admission - Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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This is the tour you would like to have to experience up close and personal with the Koalas. You will find a lot of Koalas up in the tree and some of them in the ground. There is a 10m distance requirement to respect the wild Koalas. So definitely you will need a good camera.
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We did the Koala Guided tour. It was an incredible value for money. Our guide showed us all the Koalas we meet on our way and the information about the animals was very interesting. Overall the whole experience was amazing and great.
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Response from KANGAROOS10, Manager at Guided Koala Walk
Responded Aug 15, 2019
Thank you for taking the time to review our tour. We are so happy you appreciated the time spent with our guide. We believe it is the BEST way to experience our beautiful Sanctuary. Happy Travels!
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We decided for the private tour at the sanctuary. We walked around the park with a very skilled guide who could answer all the Australian animal related questions we had. He also spotted many koalas we would never had a chance to find ourselves. Finally, we took a walk ourselves
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Response from KANGAROOS10, Manager at Guided Koala Walk
Responded Aug 15, 2019
Thank you for reviewing us! These tours are becoming very popular and we believe the BEST way to experience the wildlife here in the time our guests have.
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About the operator

This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travelers have to say about the operator.

By: Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary
469 reviews
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TracyCornwallUK
Cornwall UK
8246
Superb
We just loved it here, we are from the UK but I lived in Adelaide as a child and always wanted to go to KI, so 40
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Martin B
Melbourne, Australia
70
A must visit
I have never seen so many koalas in one small area and so lose. This is an amazing place. We spent over an hour
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jeremykml
Singapore, Singapore
17460
Good place to see koalas
At the extreme west end of KI - if you stay at the East (like EMU bay - it’s a good 1.5 hours drive) Lots of
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injeso969
Gilles Plains, Australia
100
Up close with the Koalas
This is the tour you would like to have to experience up close and personal with the Koalas. You will find a lot
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bigk9s
Orlando, Florida
72
Koalas, lots of koalas
Highly recommend the nocturnal tour. Lots of koalas. We saw at least 25, including several moms and babies.
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Roccostokvis
Weesp, The Netherlands
254
Great little visit to the koalas
We where here for about 1.5 hours and there where a lot of koalas to see and they where in action not only
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marshaf2018
Washington DC, District of Columbia
10232
Good visit
My husband and I toured the facility with the Southern Ocean Lodge and it was interesting to see so many koalas.
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James P
20
Fantastic Hanson Bay Nocturnal Tour
Wonderful, knowledgeable and friendly young guides. We had an amazing experience walking around finding many
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Max G
Los Angeles, California
841253
Great Experience
We went on a small group (4 people) nocturnal adventure tour, led by Steve. It was great to see kangaroo, wallaby
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Gene R J
Silver Spring, Maryland
1039479
Our top attraction on Kangaroo Island.
This stop was our highest priority on our one day visit to this 95 x 35 mile island. It was 80 mile west of where
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872sandis
Augusta, Australia
103
Bucket list must do
Lots of koalas to see. We did a self guided walk and saw mothers with babies. Very friendly staff and great coffee.
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gecko24
Brisbane, Australia
14870
Great opportunity to spot wildlife
The koala walk was excellent with informative plaques, lots of koalas (with trees they were in marked to aid in
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Jb2010jb
Brisbane Region, Australia
6819
Must do on your trek of the island
With more koalas on a 20 minute walk then I've ever seen while living in Australia my entire life, this is a must
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BayWanderers
Lake Macquarie, Australia
228
Koalas and even an Echidna
We went on the nocturnal tour and spotted and heard Koalas - we even learnt a thing or two. We saw Tamar
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Isabelle B
Lyon, France
151
An amazing experience volunteering at Hanson Bay
An amazing experience volunteering at Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary during 2 weeks! Thanks to all the staff for
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  • Duration: 45m
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