Kingscote, SA

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Kingscote
35°39.230'S, 137°38.682'E Chart icon.png
lat=-35.65384 | lon=137.6447 | zoom=15 | y


Kingscote is the largest town on Kangaroo Island, an island off the south coast of South Australia, with a population of about 1,200. It is a well established tourist centre, and also the administrative and communications centre. It is also home to a colony of the smallest penguins in the world, the little penguin. It is South Australia's oldest european settlement.

Charts

See South Australia.

Weather

See South Australia.

Passages

See South Australia.

Communication

See South Australia.

Navigation

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Berthing

You cannot use either the wharf or the jetty. You have to anchor off.

Marinas & Yacht Clubs

  • Kangaroo Island Yacht Club - no berthing facilities

Anchorages

Western Cove

Western Cove/wiki/Kingscote,_SA#Western_Cove
Anchorage icon Western Cove [[Kingscote, SA#Western Cove|Western Cove]] 35°40.038'S, 137°38.183'E
The cove is exposed to the south.

Amenities

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Provisioning

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Transportation

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Tourism

History

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Places to Visit

Friends

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Forums

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Links

References & Publications

See Australia.

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