Best Things To Do in Penneshaw, Australia

Whether you're visiting Penneshaw for a few days or are a localite, Penneshaw is sure to have something new for you. Explore our guide that tells you about the best tourist places to visit and things to do in Penneshaw. This guide will give you an idea about the popular attractions, upcoming tourist spots, and off-beat things to do in Penneshaw. This makes it easy to plan weekends or long vacations in Penneshaw. We have compiled this cool stuff to do in Penneshaw keeping in mind the points of interest for families, groups, and romantic couples. Looking at the activities for adventure junkies in Penneshaw listed here will get the blood rushing and adrenaline pumping through your veins.

Check out free places to visit in Penneshaw which you can visit without spending a penny. Handpicked tours, day trips, and excursions in Penneshaw will make your visit comfortable. You will also find the opening and closing time, along with the time required to cover major attractions. This will help you to have a flawless plan without much hassle. We have also included eateries in Penneshaw recommended by locals.

Tourist Attractions in Penneshaw

Here is the list of things to do in Penneshaw and tourist attractions in city.

  1. Penneshaw Penguin Centre

    Tags: Bird Watching

    There used to be many more Little Penguins on the island. Now, there are only about 15 pairs, a small colony indeed. You’ll have to book a guided tour to see these birds as they can be hard to spot. Even with experienced guides, it can take a while of waiting; the tours are conducted late in the evening because that’s when the penguins come out. Make sure that you are very quiet and...Read more
  2. Prospect Hill Lookout

    Tags: View Point, Nature

    512 steps up will take you to the top of the hill. It was from here that Captain Matthew Flinders surveyed Kangaroo Island. And he couldn’t have had a better spot: you can American River, Pelican Lagoon, the Southern Ocean and Pennington Bay! The lookout is on the narrowest part of Kangaroo Island, which makes the views even more striking. On your way up, and on the top, you’ll spot...Read more
  3. Gateway Visitor Information Centre
    Information about the best way to see Kangaroo Island aside, this is also the best place to book your tours, accommodations, transports or attractions. If you show them your travel itinerary, they’ll be happy to Point out stuffed you’ve missed. Optimise your itinerary so that you don’t waste anytime. Next to the visitor centre you’ll find a souvenir shop. The products ...Read more
  4. Dudley Cellar Door

    Tags: View Point, Restaurant, Winery, Vineyard

    Jeff and Val Howard were originally wool and cattle farmers when they decided they needed a challenging hobby. The result was 20 acres of wine-fields and Kangaroo Island’s own original brand - ‘Shearing Shed Red’. It’s now the island’s most popular drink. The Dudley Cellar Door is 12 km from Penneshaw, located on a picturesque cliff-top. It’s as much a restau...Read more
  5. Sunset Winery

    Tags: Food And Drinks, Winery

    Wine with cheese never gets old; nor does traipsing around a pretty wine-countryside trying to find the area’s best vintage. Visit the Sunset Winery’s cellar door and try out their 6 different wines. Food-wise you’ve got the options for a ‘Savoury Platter, or a ‘Dukkah’, which is Fleurieu, served with our local Wild olive oil and delicious local bread.At the ...Read more
  6. Hog Bay Beach Penneshaw

    Tags: Beach, Waterfront, Picnic Spot

    This sandy beach isn’t special. It’s the nearest good swimming spot, and that’s really the only reason it’s popular. There are picnic and barbeque facilities nearby. In the evenings, this is where the Penguin Tours are conducted. At one spot on the beach, you’ll spot the replica of the Frenchman’s Rock.  The Frenchman in question was Nicolas Baudin, whos...Read more
  7. Sealink Ferry Terminal - Penneshaw Image
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    Jojo Liu

    Good service and nice staff. We bought return tickets for both car and passengers, but we had car accident so we can't take the car back to the ferry, they gave us credit to use...

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  8. Penneshaw Iga Image
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    Kevin Fackrell

    Firstly got greeted at the door by a friendly face .. Who advised me " yes we are open til 8pm on Sundays".. Then my iced coffee was on special ! In fact I noticed lots of good...

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