Things To Do in Phillip Island



This island is known mainly for the penguins (Australian penguins) which, every night, come to thousands to spend the night on the island. The island is also famous for the presence of the largest Australian sea lions colony too!

[Updated 2019] - 6 things to do in Phillip Island, Victoria

If you are searching for a location far from the stress of Melbourne, Phillip Island is among Victoria's most prominent traveler destinations. As well as it's not unexpected, due to the wide variety of chances as well as experiences you can discover. Right here are the leading 6 things must see and also do in Phillip Island.

I jumped into the vehicle then headed to the Island on Thursday, benefiting from a 1-night trip with my hubby and also 2 kids. Right here is a listing of all the tasks we are associated with. I suggest that you prepare your journey waiting on the variety of days you will certainly go to as well as make a pre-booking of any type of task you can.

We stuck with the household at their vacation house, nevertheless we have actually likewise reserved a house in Cowes (in a previous vacation) and also you can locate a total listing of lodging choices noted on the Phillip Island tourist site from Victoria Government, that includes hotels, campgrounds  and visitor information centres. Please follow me to explore top things to don in this amazing island.

1. See the Penguin Parade


If you just go to Phillip Island for something, it's the Penguin Parade. This is Phillip Island's most well-known destination and also it is an incredible experience.

Essentially, every sundown of wild penguins gather a coastline on Phillip Island as well as slides over the sand and also enters into the thicket to take their rest. Last time we went to, there were more than 1100 penguins!

Here is my quick and easy way to make sure you won't be disappointed about the trip to explore all of Phillip Island's world class attractions: book one day Phillip Island tour. On this small group tour departing from Melbourne, the tour package included all fees, morning (afternoon) tea, and more. Learn more Melbourne & Phillip Island with Wildlifetours (wildlifetours.com.au). 

2. Spend the afternoon at Cowes Beach.


3. Watch the sunset from Surf Beach.


4. Indulge in a gelati everyday from Isola di Capri

5. Enjoy a beer and a vino at
Rusty Water Brewery

6. Take the family to
Phillip Island Nature Parks.