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Your unforgettable day will commence with a visit to Moonlit Sanctuary Conservation Park where you are guaranteed plenty of close encounters with an array of Australian native animals like kangaroos, wombats and echidnas.

We will then head to Phillip Island where, time/season permitting, we will take you to Woolamai Surf Beach to catch a glimpse of the awesome waves and die-hard surfers. We then travel over to the dramatic west coast of the island.

At the Nobbies, you will stroll along the boardwalk to experience the waves crashing along this dramatic coastline and perhaps spot a few seals and some penguin nests.

A trip to Phillip Island is not complete without its black tie gala event: the Penguin Parade. You will head to the Visitor Centre to shop, have a coffee and meander along the boardwalk to the viewing platform where you will see the little penguins come ashore, decked out in their tuxedos as they hurry off to find their burrows.

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Phillip Island Nature Parks - Koala Conservation Centre
Phillip Island Nature Parks - Penguin Parade
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Get up close to Australia’s native wildlife on this memorable full-day tour of Phillip Island from Melbourne, including hotel pick-up. See adorable koalas and wallabies at the island’s Koala Conservation Centre, spot Australia’s largest colony of fur seals at Seal Rocks and watch the sunset penguin parade along the coast. This small-group tour has a maximum of 12 participants, ensuring a personalized experience.
  • Small-group full-day tour to Phillip Island, from Melbourne
  • Enjoy beautiful views of French Island and Phillip Island
  • Get up close to koalas and wallabies in their natural habitat
  • Witness adorable penguins as they march back to their nests after a day in the ocean
  • Learn about wildlife conservation on Phillip Island
  • Small-group tour with a maximum of 12 people ensures a more intimate experience with your guide
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Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile
Perfect First Day in Australia

This was our first Day in Australia an we had the tour with Andy and Louis to Philipp Island. 2 Guides for the price of 1 😁 we were a small group... Just we 2 an the guides. It was a great day. Andy gave...More

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Sebastian_Oceania, Propriétaire at Oceania Tours & Safaris - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 22, 2018

Great to hear that you enjoyed your special day with us to Phillip Island. Thanks for taking the time to post this review Sheila. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed April 23, 2018
A highlight of our Australian Holiday

We took this trip with our guide, Robert. He was very engaging and knowledgeable about the journey and had plenty of information about each place we visited. The Moonlight Sanctuary was interesting with a good variety of birds and animals kept in reasonably open environments....More

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Sebastian_Oceania, Propriétaire at Oceania Tours & Safaris - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2018

How great to hear that this was a highlight of your time in Australia. Thrilled to hear that you enjoyed Phillip Island and we also appreciate the honest feedback as this helps us to learn more about each individual's experience and improve communication to make...More

Reviewed April 22, 2018
Fred's the best!

Enjoyed our visit to the Brighton Beach Bath Boxes, Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park, the Nobbies (great view!) and Phillip Island Penguin Parade--though we didn't get to see hundreds of penguins, maybe dozens. Long drive, but Fred made it very enjoyable. I've been on a...More

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Sebastian_Oceania, Propriétaire at Oceania Tours & Safaris - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2018

Thanks so much - glad to hear you had a great time with Fred on our Phillip Island Tour. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your travel and managed to find some more 'Fred's along the way !

Reviewed April 20, 2018
Beautiful Landscape, Amazing Animals, and Fun Tour Guide!!

This trip showed me more of Melbourne than I would have ever seen on my own. I love nature and animals and this day trip provided me with a relaxing, fun, and informative time in and around both. Fred, our tour guide, was even better...More

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Sebastian_Oceania, Propriétaire at Oceania Tours & Safaris - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2018

Oh what a lovely review, thanks so much on behalf of Fred and Oceania Tours. Great to hear you had a special experience in Melbourne and made some new possum friends. See you next time in Melbourne :-)

Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile
Delightful nature experience

We did the Phillip Island tour yesterday, 10 April with Robert who was a friendly and informative guide. Our first stop was the Moonlit Sanctuary where we spent a pleasant hour viewing native Australian wildlife. The highlight for my wife was hand feeding the docile...More

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Sebastian_Oceania, Owner at Oceania Tours & Safaris - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 24, 2018

Thanks so much for the review Neil (sorry for the delay, I only just noticed this one). We hope you enjoyed the rest of your travels in Victoria. Feel free to post any photos you wish on this page to relive the memories !!

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