The Sealink Kangaroo Island Racing Carnival 2020

Images by Meaghan Coles

A three-day celebration of racing, entertainment, and food and wine – the SeaLink Kangaroo Island Racing Carnival comes to life Thursday 20 to Saturday 22 February 2020 at Cygnet River Racecourse. Enjoy the best seats in the house thanks to SeaLink’s range of Kangaroo Island Cup day packages.

The racing carnival features two exciting race days, the first on Thursday 20 February and the main race day, the KI Cup, takes place on Saturday 22 February.

“The KI Cup just keeps getting bigger and better each year. The carnival brings with it a real party and racing atmosphere with the hotly contested fashions on the field competition and the fully-inclusive KI Cup Long Lunch Trackside Marquee.” Says Julie-Anne Briscoe, SeaLink.

Avoid any planning hassles and take advantage of the Kangaroo Island Cup Day packages offered by SeaLink, departing from Adelaide, Cape Jervis, Penneshaw and American River for Saturday February 22.

The Full Day Race Package departing Adelaide includes morning coach pick-up and evening set down at selected Adelaide hotels, return SeaLink ferry, return transfers to the Cygnet River Racetrack and a general admission ticket. The package is priced at $189 per adult and $86 per child.

For those travelling from Cape Jervis the Full Day Race package is priced at $141 per adult and $62 per child and includes return SeaLink ferry, return transfers to the Cygnet River Racetrack and a general admission ticket.

For locals or those holidaying on Kangaroo Island the Full Day Race Package includes return race day transfers and a general admission ticket. Departing from Penneshaw the package is priced at $57 per adult and $18 per child, departing from American River the package is priced at $53 per adult and $16 per child.

Why not celebrate the SeaLink Kangaroo Island Cup day in style and enjoy the Full Day Race Package with Long Lunch – upgrade the Full Day Package for only an extra $199 per person and spend the day enjoying large grazing tables on arrival and a delicious two-course lunch accompanied by Dudley Wines and a selection of beers and soft drink. The Long Lunch Package also includes a racebook and the marquee will offer private betting facilities and screens.  

For the best Kangaroo Island Cup experience, an extended stay before or after the carnival is the only way. Take a little extra time to see Kangaroo Island’s fascinating wildlife, spectacular coastal scenery and landscapes, pristine beaches and breathtaking attractions like Remarkable Rocks and Admirals Arch.
You can even combine your race day package with SeaLink’s range of wildlife, food and wine and nature-based day tours or their 2-5 night self drive packages for the ultimate holiday adventure!

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Plus enter the draw HERE to be in the running for a Kangaroo Island Cup Package for two!