22 August 2019

Business praises “speed dating” event

Thirty Kangaroo Island businesses took advantage of the Industry Exchange recently to meet new businesses and learn how they can work with each other. Well-established businesses such as Dudley Wines Cellar Door and Sealink participated in a “speed dating” event with very new businesses such as Beach Barista and Kangaroo Island Oats, on the first…

16 August 2019

Meat processing possibilities for Island

Initial analysis indicates that a small, permanently located meat processing facility on Kangaroo Island may be viable, and has significant community support. There does not appear to be any significant technical or regulatory barriers to this option. A report by PIRSA into artisan meat processing recommends that any company/group seeking to establish a meat processing facility on KI, should …

2 August 2019

Sea Dragon Lodge – small and succeeding!

The Sea Dragon Lodge at Cape Willoughby on Kangaroo Island is a finalist in the Small and Succeeding category in the 2019 Telstra SA Business Awards. Husband and wife duo, Steve and Gail Lane operate Sea Dragon Lodge, which is a luxury boutique retreat that offers features from the many great hotels they personally experienced during…

1 August 2019

O, what a feeling!

Kangaroo Island Spirits’ O Gin is the first Australian gin to win a trophy at the prestigious International Wine & Spirit Competition – IWSC. O Gin won Best Contemporary Gin and KIS’  Wild Gin, Old Tom and Whisky Barrel Aged Gin also collected medals at the awards. “The International Wine & Spirit Competition has been judging…