Guided Tours at the Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary

Come on a guided nocturnal tour to explore the many wonders of another world. Discover and learn about Kangaroo Island's nocturnal wildlife. Come discover a world that comes to life while you are usually asleep!

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Nocturnal Walks

Take a fully guided 90 minute walk with one of our experienced tour guides. Discover and learn about the nocturnal animals of Kangaroo Island in their natural habitat and environment. View Koalas, Tammar Wallabies, Kangaroos, Echidnas, Bats and Possums. Take in the spectacular view of the Great Southern Skies on this fun, exciting and educational discovery walk. Our guided nocturnal walk is a must for all international guests!

Available every night (except Christmas Day) BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL!

  • AUD$24.00 per adult over 18.
  • AUD$19.00 for guests 12 -18.
  • AUD$14.00 for under 12's

NOCTURNAL TOUR START TIMES 1ST MAY 2014 – 4th April 2015 (updated 23/4/2014)

1st May -   20th September                            5.30pm

21st September - 4th October                        6pm

5th October - 31st October                            7pm

1st - 31st November                                       7.30pm

1st December 14 - 15th Feb 15                        8pm

16th February - 10th March                             7.30pm

11th March – 4th April                                     8pm

5th April – Sep 19                                           5.30pm (this may be subject to change)

We are easy to find and we have plenty of car and bus parking.


Self Guided Tours of the Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary

Koala Viewing on the Koala Walk

Take a leisurely stroll down our famous Koala Walk and observe the amazing and beautiful Koalas relaxing in the avenue of shady Eucalyptus trees. Koalas Guaranteed!

The Hanson Bay Sanctuary is the best place on Kangaroo Island to see a sustainable population of Koalas in the wild. This is an absolute must for international visitors! You can expect to see between fifteen to twenty Koalas to at any one time. You are welcome to stay as long as you like enjoying these beautiful Australian marsupials. Take your camera, water bottle and binoculars.

AUD$6.00 per adult

AUD$3.00 for under 12's

Guided day tours for larger groups can be booked at an extra cost (10 or more guests- need at least 2 days notice).

We are open every day. Please contact us for more information.

We are easy to find and we have plenty of bus and car parking.

For information on how to get to the Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary please select here.