Phillip Island - Penguins, Koalas & Wildlife

Full Day Tour | Melbourne Return

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Prices above are for departures between 1 April 2020 - 31 March 2021
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Phillip Island - Penguins, Koalas & Wildlife

Full Day Tour | Melbourne Return

Phillip Island - Penguins, Koalas & Wildlife

Full Day Tour | Melbourne | Travel Period: 1 Apr 2020 – 31 Mar 2021

Visit Phillip Island’s pristine beaches and see native Australian animals in their natural habitats. Search for koalas perched in native trees and explore the Island’s abundant wildlife. Head down to the beach at sunset and witness the excitement of the little penguins waddling up the shore and into the dunes after they return from the sea after a day of fishing. Choose to upgrade to different vantage points to gain a different perspective of this natural experience.

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Departs

Daily 1.15pm
from Federation Square, Melbourne, cnr of Flinders & Russell Streets (earlier from your hotel)

Returns

10.30pm (Apr-Sep) and
11.30pm (Oct-Mar)
(times approximate)

  • Experienced Driver Guide
  • Comprehensive commentary
  • Travel in an air-conditioned coach

Koala Conservation Reserve - Explore the tree-top boardwalks and see koalas up close in their natural habitat.

Guided walk - Join a park ranger and learn the importance of conservation, look out for wallabies, echidnas and native birds.

The Nobbies - See the spectacular coastal scenery with its rocky shores and powerful southern coastline.

Wildlife - Keep an eye out for the abundant wildlife that lives on Phillip Island.

Penguin Parade Visitor Centre - Explore the education centre and learn about the life-span of the Little Penguins.

Summerland Beach - Head down to the beach to experience penguin magic.

The Penguin Parade - As the sun sets, watch as they emerge from the sea and waddle across the sand to their dune burrows.

Optional Viewing Platforms - Upgrade to a premium viewing platform or personal ranger experience.

Make the most of your Day Tour with an Optional Add-On.

$27

pp
Adult i A person 16 years and over (note a person 16–17 years must be accompanied by a person 18 years and over).

$14

pp
Child i A child must be accompanied by a person 18 years+. Some tours have min. age requirement

$27

pp
Concession i A holder of a valid concession card.

Penguins Plus DT addon

Limited to 300 people. From your viewing platform you are placed in the heart of ‘penguin central’, where a friendly local ranger is on hand to tell you all about these gorgeous little creatures and their amazing lifestyle.

$57

pp
Adult i A person 16 years and over (note a person 16–17 years must be accompanied by a person 18 years and over).

$57

pp
Concession i A holder of a valid concession card.

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Join a group of only 10 in the comfort of an exclusive, elevated viewing tower. Gain an excellent overview of Summerland Beach, interacting with the ranger.

Please note that with this option children are not permitted on the tour.

$43

pp
Adult i A person 16 years and over (note a person 16–17 years must be accompanied by a person 18 years and over).

$22

pp
Child i A child must be accompanied by a person 18 years+. Some tours have min. age requirement

$43

pp
Concession i A holder of a valid concession card.

Underground penguins DT addon

Get a bird’s-eye view as you watch the Penguin Parade at eye level. Enjoy the closest possible viewing of them in their natural habitat, while being under cover and out of the elements.

$55

pp
Adult i A person 16 years and over (note a person 16–17 years must be accompanied by a person 18 years and over).

$55

pp
Concession i A holder of a valid concession card.

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In a group of up to 10, this ranger guided eco tour goes to an exclusive area on the beach to view Little Penguins. Participants will hear live commentary via personal headphones.

*For bookings or further enquires,  please contact our friendly reservations team.

Prices above may vary according to your departure date.

What to Bring

  • Enclosed walking shoes
  • Sunglasses, hat, sunscreen
  • Water bottle
  • Warm waterproof clothing is recommended for the Penguin Parade. We suggest wearing long pants and a warm jacket while viewing the Penguins, as the sea air can be cold.

Fitness Requirements

  • Low level of fitness required

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