Discover the natural delights of Phillip Island with an eco-tour from Melbourne. Visit Maru Koala & Animal Park to observe koalas, kangaroos, Tasmanian Devils and much more! Make a sweet stop at Phillip Island Chocolate Factory to shop for goodies before heading to the island’s southwestern coast for dramatic views of the Nobbies and Seal Rocks. We finish the day at the Penguin Parade where you can walk out to Summerland Beach and take your seat for the Penguin Parade to observe hundreds of little penguins.
Your Phillip Island adventure begins with early morning pickup from our convenient pick-up points in an air-conditioned bus/coach.
Your first stop on your Phillip Island day trip is Maru Koala and Animal Park .
Continue your tour by crossing over the bridge to Phillip Island, making a sweet stop at Phillip Island Chocolate Factory to shop for goodies before we proceed to The Nobbies. At The Nobbies Centre located at Point Grant, on the western tip of Phillip Island. A network of boardwalks outside the centre overlook Seal Rocks, The Nobbies, and The Blowhole.
As the sun begins to set, we head out to Summerland Beach and grab a spot on the boardwalk. Observe hundreds of little penguins come up to the shore, making their way across the beach to their homes in the sand dunes. See the world’s smallest penguin in its natural habitat from viewing stands and boardwalks. Enjoy educational displays in the visitor centre and the spectacular coastal scenery from the Penguin Parade. This experience is sure to be the highlight of your visit. When the parade is over we leave this enchanting island and enjoy a slow drive back towards Melbourne.
For all travellers, please arrive 20 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time for you