Opening hours and getting here

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Seal Bay Conservation Park is just 45 minutes from Kangaroo Island's main town of Kingscote. Discovering the Australian sea lion colony in such magnificent wilderness makes Seal Bay an unforgettable experience. It’s a ‘must do’ when visiting the island.

There is plenty to see and do when you get here. Our guided tours are run at regular intervals, and our fully accessible boardwalk tour is self-guided.

There are picnic and barbecue areas at nearby Bales Beach, where you can stop for lunch. A short walk from the picnic grounds will take you to a lookout with excellent views of Cape Gantheaume and the wilderness area.


Seal Bay Road
Kangaroo Island, SA 5221

Opening hours

9am - 5pm daily (except Christmas Day) - last entry 4:00pm
9am - 6pm on South Australian summer school holidays - last entry 5:00pm


Entry to the park is free, however tour fees apply.


Free car parking is available


Phone: (+61 8) 8553 4463