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George's 40,000 Castle Lights

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Something magic and extraordinary!

Few days on Kangaroo Island, but we have to visit this place after all we heard about. George and... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2018
dmallen
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Kangaroo island visit

Was taken here by our islander friend, what an amazing place to visit at night. Lights everywhere... read more

Reviewed April 25, 2018
Diannemh46
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Whangarei, New Zealand
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1593 North Coast Road, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223, Australia
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Reviewed March 24, 2019 via mobile

We found this quite hard to locate as it says it’s located near Emu bay but is quite the drive from there. No signage. Very run down, tools left laying around everywhere. No one was to be seen. Saw it all in no more than...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Few days on Kangaroo Island, but we have to visit this place after all we heard about. George and his castle are something completely different from any other experience we lived. It was just as if we felt younger, almost child, again!

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank dmallen
Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

Was taken here by our islander friend, what an amazing place to visit at night. Lights everywhere and places to climb in and out of. Everyone really enjoyed it. Went back during the day and was equally impressed by all the recycling and information George...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed March 9, 2018 via mobile

We came across this by accident while we were driving around. Absolutely amazing man if not a little eccentric. He had so much joy on his face showing us around. We were one of the lucky few that got to go behind the scenes. Enjoyed...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed February 8, 2018

Saw George's lights during the day and went back at night. What a lovely man to do all this as a hobby. Absolutely awesome. He's been doing this for 15 yrs, the things he has used to create his masterpieces, brilliant. Thank you George, loved...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank natandrod
Reviewed January 21, 2018

Stopped by as part of our night tour. George takes contributions to help offset the electricity costs. Hard to conceive of a man his age setting up all these lights. Looks like his lifetime collection is on display. Hard to describe but worth a stop...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed May 6, 2017

My husband and I were on KI for a week. On our second to last night we went for a drive and came across this place by chance! I have no idea why this place isn't advertised or sign posted. It is amazing! Such a...More

Date of experience: May 2017
4  Thank Aly252014
Reviewed March 3, 2017

Every now and then in a rural corner of Australia you run across something fantastic. I was driving by when I saw George's Castle. It's creative, imaginative, and fun - for kids of all ages. It was morning when I stopped so I didn't think...More

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank Scott M
Reviewed January 19, 2017 via mobile

Words cannot adequately describe this experience. Our family - Senior Mr sixties, Mrs fifties, then Mrs twenties and Master 7 and Miss 5 and two friends - will never forget our birthday picnic tea with George and generous personal tour of turrets, garden tunnels, sound...More

Date of experience: January 2017
4  Thank FineArtKI
Reviewed November 15, 2016

Came across this while we were somewhat lost while driving around KI, bizarre place but very pretty and fun for a little wander around, I'd say young kids woudl love to explore here!

Date of experience: November 2016
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