Kimba, a small town with a population of about 600 is located on the Eyre Peninsula in South Australia. Kimba is approximately halfway between the east coast and the west coast of Australia. The eight metre high Big Galah was built by Roger Venning and family in 1993. The gel coated structure is made of steel, bird wire and fibreglass.
Eyre Peninsula is bordered by Spencer Gulf and Great Australian Bight with over 2,000 kilometres of coastline for fishing, whale watching, watersports, swimming with sea lions or diving with sharks.