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Phillip Island: Penguins, Kangaroos, and Koalas

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See the dusk parade of Little Penguins on a wildlife tour from Melbourne. Go to the Maru Animal Park to get up-close-and-personal with koalas, Tasmanian Devils, kangaroos, and farm animals. See Australia’s largest fur seal colony, and more.


  • Experience Phillip Island’s famous Penguin Parade
  • Hand feed Kangaroos and other wildlife at an Animal Park
  • Explore Phillip Island’s spectacular coastline
  • Get up close and personal to the famous Little Penguins


Take a full-day tour to Phillip Island from Melbourne and spend an afternoon and evening surrounded by an array of wildlife, including Australia's largest fur seal colony, cuddly koalas, and more. You will go to the Maru Animal Park to pet and feed kangaroos and wallabies, as well as meet and interact with a host of farm animals. Get your photo taken holding a koala, and go inside enclosures where the animal keepers will make introductions View the spectacular coastal scenery at the Nobbies, 2 rocky outcrops abundant in marine life. From the walkways, you can sometimes catch a glimpse of Australia's largest population of fur seals along the rugged coastline. Browse the educational Phillip Island Visitors Information Centre to learn about the little penguins of the stunning island. Then, watch the lovable birds as they battle the surf and waddle their way to their dune burrows. Hear about the environmental and conservation methods that are initiated to ensure the wildlife and vulnerable geology of Phillip Island remains protected. Stay to see the penguins as they return to their nests from their daily fishing expeditions and greet their young families back on shore. Marvel at the powerful coastline of the Southern Ocean, with its clean, sandy beaches and rocky shores.


Entry to Maru Koala & Animal park
Penguin Parade
Experienced drive guide
Comprehensive commentary
Travel in air-conditioned coach

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  • Please note that the Nobbies viewing is seasonal and dependant on daylight hours

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