River General Store
General Store is temporarily closed.
River Post Office
Tel 08 8553 7000
the full range of postal services as well as some souvenirs,
internet access, IT services and basic groceries. Monday to
Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm
River Community & Sports Assoc. (The Shed)
Tel 08 8553 7288
the locals go for a drink or meal. But you're welcome to join
us and see what makes American River tick. Open evenings Tuesdays
(Schnitzel Night); Fridays (great selection of meals - menu
to be found at the camp ground as well as the PO) and Saturdays
(Take Away style). Bookings recommended for Friday evenings
especially at holiday times.
River Textiles & Art
of Redbanks Rd & Scenic Drive
Tel 08 8553 7218
home of all sorts of visual and wearable art in American River.
Spinning, dyeing, weaving and felting. Open when the flag is
flying at the corner.
cats are a problem in many areas and Kangaroo Island is not
exempt. American River's cat man provides an alternative solution
to the feral cat problem. Come and see what can be made from
their skins. Also a wide range of art and craft items. Opening
times vary - drop by any time the sun is in the sky to see if
Tel 08 8553 1072
Tel 0428 855 370
the entry to the wharf and adjacent to the Rebuild Independence
project boathouse, The Deck Café offers coffee, light
meals and drinks with a fantastic view over the water. 10:30-2:30,
longer in busy times, shorter out of season..
Tel 0409 013 899
soap and soy candles, gifts and African Drums made on Kangaroo
Island.- the van of all things blissful. Open Thursday - Sunday,
opp The Wharf, Tangara Drive
Tel 08 8553 7122
won't get oysters fresher than these! Grown in the waters of
Eastern Cove they may have been picked only minutes before you
taste them. Also offers a range of other aquaculture products
from Kangaroo Island. Open 11-3 daily; longer hours at peak
Restaurant @ Mercure Kangaroo Island Lodge
Tel 08 8553 7053
and dinner as well as a quiet drink available. Open daily
M Fishing Charters
Tel 0429 386 756
and full day fishing tours for up to 7 passengers. All gear
and bait supplied.
Tel 08 8553 7140
our in-house guests for dinner. Bookings essential. Also open
for lunch and day time snacks on some days.