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About Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island, situated off the coast of South Australia, is unique in terms of its pristine environment, abundance of native wildlife and spectacular natural attractions, making it the jewel in the crown for the State's tourism and premium, fresh local food and wines.


The Commissioner for Kangaroo Island will focus her work on a number of projects that have been identified as crucial to delivering lasting prosperity and benefits to Kangaroo Island residents.

Some of these projects will lead to improvements in the short term, while others will take longer for the benefits to be fully realised.

Click here to find out about projects underway.

Rundle mall laneway sold to Kangaroo Island in historic land swap deal

Saturday, 1 April 2017

April Fools! Rundle Mall land swap deal a hoax - Lindes Lane has been returned to the Adelaide City Council at midday today.

This morning Lord Mayor Martin Haese, with Kangaroo Island Council Mayor, Peter Clements,  announced that Lindes Lane in Rundle Mall to be renamed ’Kangaroo Lane’ as part of a land swap deal for an April Fools joke. See the joke here.

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