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George's 40,000 Castle Lights

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Something magic and extraordinary!

Few days on Kangaroo Island, but we have to visit this place after all we heard about. George and... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
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Kangaroo island visit

Was taken here by our islander friend, what an amazing place to visit at night. Lights everywhere... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2018
Whangarei, New Zealand
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1593 North Coast Road, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223, Australia
+61 8 8553 5213
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Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Few days on Kangaroo Island, but we have to visit this place after all we heard about. George and his castle are something completely different from any other experience we lived. It was just as if we felt younger, almost child, again!

Thank dmallen
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Was taken here by our islander friend, what an amazing place to visit at night. Lights everywhere and places to climb in and out of. Everyone really enjoyed it. Went back during the day and was equally impressed by all the recycling and information George...More

Thank Diannemh46
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

We came across this by accident while we were driving around. Absolutely amazing man if not a little eccentric. He had so much joy on his face showing us around. We were one of the lucky few that got to go behind the scenes. Enjoyed...More

Thank tashmack
Reviewed 8 February 2018

Saw George's lights during the day and went back at night. What a lovely man to do all this as a hobby. Absolutely awesome. He's been doing this for 15 yrs, the things he has used to create his masterpieces, brilliant. Thank you George, loved...More

Thank natandrod
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Stopped by as part of our night tour. George takes contributions to help offset the electricity costs. Hard to conceive of a man his age setting up all these lights. Looks like his lifetime collection is on display. Hard to describe but worth a stop...More

1  Thank BobN06
Reviewed 6 May 2017

My husband and I were on KI for a week. On our second to last night we went for a drive and came across this place by chance! I have no idea why this place isn't advertised or sign posted. It is amazing! Such a...More

2  Thank Aly252014
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Every now and then in a rural corner of Australia you run across something fantastic. I was driving by when I saw George's Castle. It's creative, imaginative, and fun - for kids of all ages. It was morning when I stopped so I didn't think...More

1  Thank Scott M
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Words cannot adequately describe this experience. Our family - Senior Mr sixties, Mrs fifties, then Mrs twenties and Master 7 and Miss 5 and two friends - will never forget our birthday picnic tea with George and generous personal tour of turrets, garden tunnels, sound...More

2  Thank FineArtKI
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Came across this while we were somewhat lost while driving around KI, bizarre place but very pretty and fun for a little wander around, I'd say young kids woudl love to explore here!

Thank 126gmm
Reviewed 25 September 2016

From out of the blue we came across this amazing castle on the side of the hill. We ventured in and found a sea of lights, and memorabilia, and in every nook something new to look at. George came out to greet us and showed...More

Thank Amanda B
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