Kangaroo Island

  • Contact

    Kangaroo Island YHA

    33 Middle Terrace
    Penneshaw 5222

    Phone: (+618) 8553 1344 

    Fax: (+618) 8553 1278

    Manager: Bill and Sally Ulstrup

    Email: kangarooisland@yha.com.au

    Reception Hours:

    9.00am to 12pm
    6.00pm to 8.00pm

  • Directions


    There is no public transport on Kangaroo Island. The Sealink Ferry service has a coach service that leaves Penneshaw Wharf at 10am every day to Kingscote and returns at 5.30pm to Penneshaw. Bookings can be made prior to your stay by calling Sealink on 131301 or at Penneshaw Sealink office on the day, before 10am. 

    Nearest Airport:

    60km to Kingscote Airport from the hostel


    100 metres to ferry terminal from the hostel. 18km from Penneshaw to Cape Jervis. For transport to and from Kangaroo Island and Kangaroo Island YHA e-mail kangarooisland@yha.com.au

    Reception hours are 9am-12pm and 6.00pm -8.00pm. If you are planning on arriving outside of these hours, a key with your name and room number will be waiting for you in the reception area. If you have any questions please phone the hostel.