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Kingscote Wharf, Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
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Reviewed March 7, 2019 via mobile

Disappointed but this activity no Longer exists. You can see people turning up but leave disappointed.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank marknleah1
Reviewed January 15, 2019

Oh no. They don’t do it anymore. Strangely people still turn up expecting to see it. Guess they have either read it in a guide book or online.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Donfish65
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

This stopped a few months ago. The pelicans still hang around Kingscote Jetty, Shoal Bay and Emu Bay Jetty. At dusk you can see the pelicans flying around Kingscote near foreshore.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Gail B
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

We drove over to Kingscote specifically for the Pelican feeding only to find it doesn’t happen anymore😢

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank raeleenb2013
Reviewed January 1, 2019

Arrived there on time to watch the feeding...only to be told the haven't had pelican feeding for over a year. Want to watch pelicans being fed? Go to Kangaroo Island Wildlife Park...its worth it.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jpgrygus
Reviewed November 3, 2018

This event no longer takes place. The man doing it quit and Sealink pulled the pin on bringing people here. There has been talk of him starting up again. The platform is still there and pelicans arrive around 4pm daily anyway. Also seals around the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank hbrisbane
Reviewed August 14, 2018

You will find that the pelican feeding does not happen any more, i think it was not run for over three mths

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank KILighthouseCafe
Reviewed June 19, 2018

This is a good thing to see if you are around Kingscote in an afternoon. The feeding usually takes place at 5pm most days. The man doing the feeding demonstration is informative and makes it an interesting watch. There are so many pelicans all waiting...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank ahepworth82
Reviewed June 13, 2018

We have seen this display before and it was fun to watch but on our last visit he seems to be no longer and I noted he is no longer listed in the guide book. It is my thought he may have retired and is...More

Date of experience: June 2018
4  Thank 444Larry
Reviewed June 12, 2018

We came to see the feeding of the Pelican Feeding. There were already people waiting. More and more people came. After a while, the pelicans were antsy. The leader went at the top and watched for the person who would bring his food. No one...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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