Duck Lagoon Reserve

Where is it?: Duck Lagoon Reserve is 15km SW of Kingscote. Access and parking is off Duck Lagoon Road.

Owner: Kangaroo Island Council 

Property summary: Total area 52 hectares. Hundred of Menzies – Section 421

Landscape Management Region: Kangaroo Island

History: The land was part of the original Three Wells farm established pre official settlement by Henry ‘Govenor’ Wallen.


More information: Duck Lagoon

Total Species Recorded to Date: 76 (non-passerines 38, passerines 38)

Common Species: Black Swan, Pacific Black Duck, Grey Teal, Musk Duck, Australian White Ibis, Superb Fairywren 

Less Common Species: Pink-eared Duck, Hardhead, Brown-headed Honeyeater, White-browed Scrubwren, Striated Thornbill, Red-browed Finch 

Updated: 24/07/2021

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