King Island News & Events

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King Island Wildlife

May 20, 2020

Life is quiet and easy going here on King Island. Although a small friendly population of people, the Island sure makes up for its numbers with a bustling abundance in wildlife. Whether you’re a birdwatcher, wildlife enthusiast or just an all round nature lover you’ll be enthralled by the Island’s great nature walks and the…

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Enjoy A Pre Christmas Break at Porky Beach Retreat – King Island Escapes

October 24, 2017

Why not start the holiday season by celebrating a December short break in the luxurious surroundings of Porky Beach Retreat on King Island, and unwind before the festivities are upon us. Festivities at Porky Beach Retreat are relaxed, yet elegant. From delicate, discreet decorations to yummy treats awaiting your arrival, you will feel the pressures…

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The Sleep Experience

September 25, 2017

We all know how important our sleep is, to contributing to our health.  When King Island Escapes recently researched bedding, our goal was to provide our customers with the opportunity to enjoy the best sleep imaginable.  We wanted our guests to feel refreshed and regenerated after their Porky Beach Retreat experience.  It all contributes to a memorable…

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Porky Beach House, King Island Escapes (Kramer Photography)

King Island Events: 2017/2018

September 3, 2017

2017 September – Season reopen of Golf Courses Wickham and Ocean Dunes September 15th November – King Island golf open – November 3rd-5th December – Horse racing carnival – December 02nd, 16th and 26th 2018 January – Foki (Festival of King Island) January 26th-28th Horse racing carnival – January 01st, 13th, 20th, 27th February –…

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