The 2015 Coopers Kangaroo Island Cup Carnival from Friday 13 February until Sunday 15 February, showcases country racing at its best as the Cygnet River Racecourse comes alive with on field action as well as marquee trackside entertainment for fashionistas and food and wine lovers.
“The KI Cup is one of those amazing events you’ll want to highlight in the calendar and keep coming back to year after year,” SeaLink South Australia General Manager Donna Gauci says.
“SeaLink is offering the best seat in the house with a day package to the KI Cup races from Adelaide, Goolwa and Victor Harbor making it the perfect excuse for a day trip or even a long weekend away with self-drive options also on offer.”
For people travelling from Cape Jervis for the main race day on Sunday 15 February, SeaLink is offering return ferry and shuttles including general admission to the KI Cup priced at $129 per adult and $60 per child, and for those based on Kangaroo Island, $51 per adult and $16 per child from Penneshaw and $45 per adult and $12 per child from American River.
Safe and secure car parking is available at Cape Jervis for $17 a day or visitors can let SeaLink do all the driving with coach transfers available from Adelaide, Goolwa or Victor Harbor.
Coach/ferry and race shuttle packages with racetrack entry from Adelaide cost $173 per adult and $84 per child and from Goolwa or Victor Harbor $193 per adult and $104 per child.
For those looking to make the day trip even more special, why not upgrade and include the Coopers Long Lunch for a four course, scrumptious indulgence of local KI food and wine and Coopers beer. The Race Day Package including the Coopers Long Lunch from Adelaide is $322 per adult and tables will book out quickly, so reserve a spot now.
“The KI Cup is the perfect excuse to book a SeaLink self-drive package where you can take your own car and explore the Island at your own pace or alternatively let our professional and friendly coach drivers shuttle you around. There’s a KI Cup package to suit everyone as you can tailor it to your needs,” Ms Gauci says.
For more information on SeaLink Kangaroo Island Cup packages or to book, visit www.sealink.com.au/specials/ki-cup or call 13 13 01.