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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.

Projects

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.

Qantas Wine raises a glass to Kangaroo Island with the region’s first national wine showcase

Tuesday, 26 February 2019

Commissioner for Kangaroo Island, Wendy Campana said Qantas was extending its commitment to Kangaroo Island. Qantas flights linked the island to a selection of Australia's capital cities, and now its online wine store was offering the region's wines to frequent flyers.

Kangaroo Island’s boutique food and beverage offering included many great products in addition to its wines including beer, gin, olives and of course seafood, she said.

"The Island crafts some truly unique and fascinating offerings, all of which have been integral in our efforts to promote the Island and develop its economy," Ms Campana said. "I am delighted Qantas, Australia’s leading carrier, is really supporting the Island, not only in developing regular services to the Island but now by getting behind its producers. I join Qantas in raising a glass to Kangaroo Island and look forward to the Island’s wine not only being discovered but most importantly enjoyed, by wine drinkers around Australia."

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