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San Remo Fisherman's Co-op and Pelican Parade

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Great Fish and Chips

Beware of the birds lol Lovely food we had grilled fish and chips couldn’t fault it ! Had a great... read more

Reviewed May 18, 2018
Taryn G
via mobile
great free event for all

Visited on a Saturday around lunch time and there was a number of people waiting along with a... read more

Reviewed March 5, 2018
hammer101
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Marine Parade, San Remo, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is just great fun seeing the pelicans up close. The parade happens every day at 12:00 noon when a rep from the Fisherman’s Co-op comes down to the beach with trays of fish and the pelicans come in for a feed. There is free...More

Thank Dakles
Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

Beware of the birds lol Lovely food we had grilled fish and chips couldn’t fault it ! Had a great time feeding the seagulls too with our left over chips !!

Thank Taryn G
Reviewed March 19, 2018

Every day at noon the pelican's parade on the beach at San Remo pier to receive lunch. Cut up of fish arranged by the local Fisherman's co op. They are really cute and the bonus is that what is left over is thrown in the...More

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Reviewed March 5, 2018

Visited on a Saturday around lunch time and there was a number of people waiting along with a number of pelicans. A lovely lady arrived with lots of fish offcuts and started the show, I call it a show as she was very knowledgeable and...More

1  Thank hammer101
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Stopped to watch the feeding of the pelicans. The ranger doing the feeding wss knowledgeable and obviously loves these birds which was wonderful to see. Great to see these beautiful birds up close. We got to see some stingrays come up to the shoreline as...More

Thank Camp_under_5stars
Reviewed February 13, 2018 via mobile

The Fish & Chips is not good at all. Very disappointed. Only 4 pelicans turned up for the pelican feeding at 12 noon.More

Thank FlyAllAroundTheWorld
JackManPI, Manager at San Remo Fisherman's Co-op and Pelican Parade, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2018

Thank you for your feedback. We source fish straight off our boats and take pride in the fish & chips we cook - we are very sorry that you were disappointed. The pelicans are wild birds and as such, the numbers attending vary greatly. Low...More

Reviewed February 9, 2018 via mobile

Really enjoy this attraction but went today during rainy weather and only saw 2 pelicans turn up. Usually a lot more turn up so must have been weather. Great attraction even with huge crowds and tour buses.More

Thank JohnG3121
JackManPI, Manager at San Remo Fisherman's Co-op and Pelican Parade, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2018

Thank you for your review John. In summertime there are more fish in the bay, so sometimes we see less pelicans visiting us for a feed. This might not be good for the visiting people, but it’s a great thing for the pelicans :) (Rain...More

Reviewed January 16, 2018

Our family of 6 stopped by the pelican feeding on our way to Phillip Island and were pleased we did. The feeding was educational and the kids were able to get up close to the these mighty birds. There are plenty of places nearby to...More

Thank danielkayelene
JackManPI, Manager at San Remo Fisherman's Co-op and Pelican Parade, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2018

Hi Daniel and Kayelene, Thanks for dropping by to watch the Pelican Feeding - very glad that you and the kids enjoyed the show and learnt a bit about the birds, the environment and sustainable activities.

Reviewed January 3, 2018

The Pelican feed is a great chance to get up close and learn about these iconic birds. The feed is fun to watch and educational. The large metal pelican that has been installed beside the jetty is a good spot for a photo too. Expect...More

1  Thank Sunshine3844
JackManPI, Manager at San Remo Fisherman's Co-op and Pelican Parade, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2018

Hello Sunshine :) Thank you for your review - we love our pelicans and live spreading an environmental message to everyone who visits. Straight after the Pelican Feeding, there may be a wait for fish & chips - we suggest you take your buzzer and...More

Reviewed December 27, 2017

The pelican feeding is pretty good for kids. There were plenty of spots for the kids to get a good view and parking was pretty easy. LONG wait for food at the co op, but it was nice, if a bit expensive. If we were...More

Thank MelskiD
JackManPI, Manager at San Remo Fisherman's Co-op and Pelican Parade, responded to this reviewResponded February 3, 2018

Hi Melski Thanks for review - glad to hear you and the kids enjoyed the pelicans and our fish & chips. As it was just two days after Christmas, you visited us during the busiest time of the year. To cut down on wait times,...More

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Fransiska L
April 29, 2017|
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Response from Paul M | Property representative |
The Pelican Feeding is a free event, on the beach right next to San Remo Fishermans Co-op. It takes place every day at noon, and usually lasts 20 to 30 minutes. If your boat tour leaves at 1pm, you'll have plenty of time to... More
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