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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.

Deputy Premier on Island to make key announcements

Thursday, 23 June 2016

On Tuesday 14 June, the Deputy Premier, the Hon. John Rau MP, with the Commissioner for Kangaroo Island, Ms Wendy Campana, met with over 100 Islanders to brief them on the activities of the Commissioner and announce a range of key initiatives.

Read the Media Release here (PDF, 337 KB).

View the Photos form the Session here.

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