Guide Tim Williams Celebrates 30 Years With EKI

This week marked an amazing occasion for the team at Exceptional Kangaroo Island. It was the 30th anniversary of our extraordinary guide, Tim Williams, who has hosted many thousands of very happy guests who travelled to Kangaroo Island from all around the globe.

Stokes Bay named the 2023 Best Australian Beach

Stokes bay tunnel - kangaroo island

The team at Exceptional Kangaroo Island are excited that Australia’s official beach Ambassador, Brad Farmer, AM, has announced Stokes Bay on Kangaroo Island’s North Coast as Australia’s Best Beach for 2023.

Why work with Exceptional Kangaroo Island?

Since our operations began in 1986, we have had a strong relationship with the travel trade. For that reason, we are extremely customer-focussed when it comes to working with travel advisors as well as our direct guests.

Compared: Self drive v guided tour

Often travellers will be unaware of the benefits of a guided experience. We have provided some points to consider and share with guests so they can make a fully-informed choice.

Kangaroo Island Bushfires

Kangaroo island bushfires, flinders chase national park. Exceptional kangaroo island tours.

The summer of 2019/2020 saw unprecedented bushfire activity that impacted Kangaroo Island as well as other parts of Australia.

The Trials, Tribulations And Rewards Of Being A Wildlife Guide

Craig wickham - exceptional kangaroo island tour guide

As a wildlife guide I find myself dealing with travellers with increasingly high expectations in terms of wildlife encounters. These expectations are created by a myriad of sources: extraordinary “National Geographic” style magazine images; wildlife documentaries shot in high definition; or movies made with animatronics.