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Island Beehive Pty Ltd
Visit Island Beehive to learn about Ligurian Bees. Kangaroo Island was declared a sanctuary for this docile bee in 1885 in order to protect the bee's purity.
See the production factory, take a guided tour, and enjoy free tastings of organic honey. Enjoy delicious scones in the cafe and visit the shop for bee products, beeswax candles, souvenirs, health products and local arts and crafts.
Island Beehive is a Tourist Centre on the outskirts of Kingscote, established by Peter Davis and is committed to the protection of the Ligurian Bee heritage. It has excellent facilities including conference, information technology and is wheelchair friendly throughout.
Island Beehive is very proud of its organic honey, which won "Best Organic Product" in the national, Audi sponsored, Vogue Entertainment plus Travel Awards announced in November 2005.
Guided tours operate every 30 minutes. Coach, group and after hours tours are available on request. Phone bookings are essential.
Access, parking and toilet facilities are available.
- Adult free Tour price on application. Free admission to Information Centre, shop and cafe. (valid 8 Sep 2011 - 31 Dec 2014)
- Monday: 9am to 5pm Tuesday: 9am to 5pm Wednesday: 9am to 5pm Thursday: 9am to 5pm Friday: 9am to 5pm Saturday: 9am to 5pm Sunday: 9am to 5pm Public Holiday: 9am to 5pm Christms Day: Closed Good Friday: 9am to 5pm ......
- National Tourism Accreditation Program
- Car park
- Coach Parking
- Access Without Assistance for the Disabled
- Parking for the Disabled
- Toilet facilities for the Disabled
- First aid equipment
- Interpretive Centre
- Interactive Centre
- Public Toilet
- Shaded Area
- Sheltered Area
- Tour Desk
Visit with our friendly staff at Kangaroo Island's only Accredited Visitor Information Centre and let us help you customise an itinerary as unique as you are to get the most from your time on Kangaroo Island. Kangaroo Island Gateway Visitor Information Centre - Howard Drive, PENNESHAW SA 5222
Open: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, Weekends & Public Holidays 10am-4pm, Closed Christmas Day.
Need some help booking somewhere to stay?
Toll Free: 1800 811 080
While all Kangaroo Island accommodation is suitable for exploring the Island, particular regions of the Island afford different advantages. Whether you are arriving in the evening and need accommodation close to the ferry port, you prefer to be close to shops and restaurants or if you really want to get away from it all and stay in a more secluded area, there is a region on Kangaroo Island to suit everyone.