Seal Bay Conservation Park, Seal Bay

(4.3/5 based on 1,200+ reviews on the web)
Home to the third largest sea lion colony in Australia, Seal Bay Conservation Park is one of the most popular tourist destinations on Kangaroo Island, offering a rare nature-based experience with no enclosures or cages confining the animals. Experienced guides can take you into the heart of the sea lion colony, where you can learn how these endangered creatures fish, surf, rest, interact with their pups, and defend their territory. To protect the precarious colony, visitors can visit the beach, where the sea lions rest with their young, as part of a guided tour only. You can take unguided walks along the park's boardwalk at any time. Make Seal Bay Conservation Park a centerpiece of your Seal Bay vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Seal Bay vacation generator.
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  • Travelling with my Daughter and her 3 boys aged 8 to 12. They just loved the baby seals that were all over the beach. some were waiting on the waters edge for their Mums to come back from fishing. Two...  more »
  • This is a top attraction of the Island but took quite a ride to get there. The beach is pristine and the sea lions are behaving just like in their own natural habitat. The number of sea lions is not t...  more »
  • Nature park accessible only by accompanied by the Guide. Provides access to the beach of seals and observe closely. Clearly not touching and if necessary run like hell if some jealous male starts to get bored of our presence
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  • Went as part of the Sealink day tour. It was great to see the seals up close in their natural habitat. Would definitely recommend anyone to come visit seal bay.
  • Great guided tour with tanya. We were really close to the seals and we got a lot of interesting informartions!
  • Went for the guided tour with a nice lady which was able to make it in French. Learned a lot about those amazing creature and could see them playing, fighting, and mostly sleeping from very close. Also went on the board walk which allows to see the animals close, great for people with a smaller budget.
  • The seals are just great...the tour is rather on the pricy side (35$) and not many new information.
  • One of the "Must go" for the island. You will get less than 10metres from the seal.