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Phillip Island's nightly Penguin Parade

Don't miss Phillip Island's nightly Penguin Parade

Witness Victoria's most popular phenomenon, the Penguin Parade, from a premium viewing area. See the koalas of Phillip Island and other animals on this unforgettable Australian wildlife experience!

  • Phillip Island's nightly Penguin Parade
  • Phillip Island's nightly Penguin Parade
  • Dusk at the Penguin Parade
  • Look for koalas in their natural habitat
  • Penguins Plus Viewing
  • Penguin Parade
  • Penguins Plus - Boardwalk
Embark on an Australian adventure, perfect for animal lovers. Witness the nightly parade of tiny penguins that take over Phillip Island's Summerland beach during sunset. Enjoy the best vantage point to watch the adorable little penguins make their way home to the sand dunes.

Grab the opportunity to meet native wildlife like wallabies and kangaroos, look for koalas up in their gum tree homes and see the seals basking in the late sunlight around the island. Discover what makes Phillip Island such a special place.
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Penguin Parade - General Viewing Area
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Adult (Age 15 & over)
USD 120.49
USD 120.49
Child (Age 4-14)
USD 60.25
USD 60.25
Infant (Age 0-3)
free
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Adult (Age 15 & over)
USD 120.49
USD 120.49
Child (Age 4-14)
USD 60.25
USD 60.25
Infant (Age 0-3)
free
free
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 8 - 10.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Schedule: for all packages
  • Pick-up: You can choose either Pick-up or Check-in (free).
  • Inclusion: Admission / Transportation fee / WiFi on coach and at the Penguin Parade / On-coach video / General viewing experience / GPS commentary in Japanese and Mandarin
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Tour with Penguins Plus Platform Access
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Adult (Age 15 & over)
USD 135.99
USD 135.99
Child (Age 4-14)
USD 68.00
USD 68.00
Infant (Age 0-3)
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Adult (Age 15 & over)
USD 135.99
USD 135.99
Child (Age 4-14)
USD 68.00
USD 68.00
Infant (Age 0-3)
free
free
Penguins Plus is a platform that offers visitors unprecedented, up-close viewing of the little penguins with slightly higher viewing seats as they make their way along the most popular penguin pathway at the Penguin Parade.
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 8 - 10.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Schedule: for all packages
  • Pick-up: You can choose either Pick-up or Check-in (free).
  • Inclusion: Admission / Transportation fee / WiFi on coach and at the Penguin Parade / On-coach video / Penguin Plus premium viewing / GPS commentary in Japanese and Mandarin
Package detail / Schedule
Tour with Underground Penguins Plus Access
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You can book a maximum of 70.
Adult (Age 15 & over)
USD 147.27
USD 147.27
Child (Age 4-14)
USD 73.63
USD 73.63
Infant (Age 0-3)
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Adult (Age 15 & over)
USD 147.27
USD 147.27
Child (Age 4-14)
USD 73.63
USD 73.63
Infant (Age 0-3)
free
free
Underground Penguins Plus is the perfect spot to watch the penguins close-up at eye-level. As a bonus, Underground Penguins Plus also gives you access to the Penguins Plus platform (directly above Underground).
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 8 - 10.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Schedule: for all packages
  • Pick-up: You can choose either Pick-up or Check-in (free).
  • Inclusion: Admission / Transportation fee / WiFi on coach and at the Penguin Parade / On-coach video / Underground Penguin Plus viewing experience / GPS commentary in Japanese and Mandarin
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Tour with Dedicated Ranger Guide
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You can book a maximum of 10.
Adult (Age 15 & over)
USD 157.84
USD 157.84
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Adult (Age 15 & over)
USD 157.84
USD 157.84
Get to witness the Penguin Parade with a ranger guide from your own dedicated viewing platform. Venture into the heart of the penguin colony as your guide shares information about these aquatic flightless birds. You will be provided with personal headsets to clearly hear the ranger's commentary and seat cushions to make your experience more comfortable!
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 8 - 10.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Schedule: for all packages
  • Pick-up: You can choose either Pick-up or Check-in (free).
  • Inclusion: Admission / Transportation fee / WiFi on coach and at the Penguin Parade / On-coach video / General viewing experience / GPS commentary in Japanese and Mandarin / Dedicated ranger guide / Seat cushion / Personal headsets during guided ranger tour / Separate viewing platform
Package detail / Schedule
Schedule & Location
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  • 13:00 Pick-up from Specific Hotels in Melbourne or Check-in at Federation Square East
  • 13:15 Warrook Homestead
    phillip island national park Start the tour with some afternoon tea (own expense) at the century-old historical farm. Meet the friendly kangaroos and koalas of Fauna Park and do not miss the opportunity to feed them by purchasing animal feed (own expense) on site.
  • Phillip Island Nature Park and Koala Conservation Center
    Look for koalas in their natural habitat Get chummy with diverse Aussie wildlife in their natural habitat at Phillip Island Nature Park. The state government-owned conservation park is home to seals, koalas, shearwaters and Phillip Island's famous penguins. Then, be in for a fun and furry time at the Koala Conservation Center.
  • The Nobbies
    Phillip Island Penguin Parade and Koala Center Enjoy amazing coastal views from the boardwalks and lookout points set among the burrows of the Little Penguins.
  • Penguin Parade at Summerland Beach
    Phillip Island's nightly Penguin Parade Watch the Penguin Parade from the exclusive Penguins Plus platform, the Underground viewing area, General viewing area OR the Dedicated viewing platform based on your chosen package. Check out rookeries from the boardwalk and learn about the life of Little Penguins through the "Penguin Experience".
  • Return to Melbourne and Dinner Stop
    A dinner stop will be made before or after the Penguin Parade (dependent on the season).

    *During Daylight Savings, the penguins return from the sea at a later time.
  • 21:00-23:30 Check-out at Federation Square East
Notes
Required Items to Bring & Attire
  • All Packages
    • Clothing that can get wet
    • Please bring warm, waterproof clothing as nights can be cold on the island in any season. The Penguin Parade is a natural phenomenon taking place in the open outdoors.
Additional Note(s)
  • All Packages
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • Children three (3) years old and under are free, but will need to sit on a parent or guardian's lap if there are no available seats.
    • Dinner is not included in this tour's fee, but the tour will make a stop (either before or after the Parade) for guests to have dinner.
    • During Daylight Savings, the penguins return to the sea at a later time. Return time to Federation Square will be at approximately 23:30.
    • Photography and filming is strictly prohibited so as not to disturb nor harm the animals you will be seeing on this tour.
    • Please note that GPS commentary in Japanese and Mandarin is available for this tour. Indicate your preferred language upon booking.
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  • Any cancellations made after 13:15 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
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