At the heart of the Kangaroo Island community and its economy is Agriculture and Primary Industry . From potatoes to Ligurian honey, canola crops to prime lambs, shellfish to figs, the farming community on Kangaroo Island is diverse.
It has been reckoned that one in 10 adults on Kangaroo Island produces art for sale. Arts and Culture thrive in this unique location.
The number of people and hours volunteered for the Island’s Community Organisations is testament to the community’s involvement and commitment to its industries and community.
Food and Beverage is at the heart of the Kangaroo Island experience. Unique products sourced from pristine locations are key to the success of our producers.
The Island is recognised as a unique place by all levels of Industry and Government, which work collaboratively to manage and enhance the best attributes of the Island.
Small business, shops and trades are an essential part of the fabric of Kangaroo Island.
Tourism, with agriculture, is the mainstay of the Island’s economy. The range of accommodation and experiences is as diverse as our visitors.