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May 26, 2020

Looking Forward

Especially in the winter months, we all need something to look forward to. No matter how much visitors to King Island love sitting around a log fire with a glass of something tasty and… Read more
Aug 26, 2019

King Island Events

King Islanders tend to be pretty much the best kind of people but if they have a flaw it would be related to their lack of punctuality or their inability to plan ahead. Maybe… Read more
May 31, 2019

The Festival of Art Culture and Environment (FACE) of King Island

The inaugural FACE of King was held throughout April, 2019 and was a lot of fun. The idea behind FACE is to spend the month celebrating the environment of King Island through cultural events… Read more
Splendid Isolation at Taraki Lodge
May 03, 2019

Splendid Isolation

Some people, locals and visitors alike, often think of King Island as being isolated from the rest of the world. Located in the middle of Bass Strait, some 250 km from the mainland of… Read more
Apr 24, 2018

Shipwrecks & Safe Havens

King Island has a rich and sometimes terrible history of shipwrecks. The rocks surrounding this treacherous stretch of shoreline have many varied tales to tell. Some are tales of survival celebrated by the descendants… Read more
Mar 08, 2018

Farm Tours

One of the most memorable aspects of the King Island Long Table is the Farm & Produce Tour which enriches and enhances the dining experience at the heart of this exceptional festival of food…. Read more
Jan 29, 2018

Cheese Of The Day

Recent visitors to King Island could be forgiven for thinking this summer couldn’t get any better after the amazing Australia Day celebrations and a full weekend of the Festival of King Island all played… Read more
Nov 25, 2017


The newest business to join the local tourism group and support growth on King Island is Sou’wester, owned and operated by King Island locals Richard Collins and Megan Chivers. Richard and Megan recently designed… Read more
Jul 06, 2017

Disappointment Bay

Parks & Wildlife, together with local contractors and the King Island CouncilĀ  have been working hard to upgrade the facilities at Disappointment Bay. The new road, built just a few years ago, has brought… Read more