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Phillip Island Wildlife Park

With over 100 species of Australian native animals, the Phillip Island Wildlife Park is a huge nature park set over 60 acres on the picturesque...

Phillip Island Wildlife Park

Phillip Island Area – Cowes

Cowes is a beautiful seaside destination during the holiday season. During the rest of the year, it serves as the primary commercial hub of Phillip Island.

Its laid-back seaside atmosphere invites visitors to soak up the sun as go on picnics, try exciting water sports, or play with the kids on the beach.

Cowes Attractions, Best Things To Do, Places to Visit, Phillip Island VIC


A Maze’N Things is one of the most popular family destinations on Phillip Island. Bring the kids along for a day of fun they’ll never forget!

The massive 3D maze features more than 2 kilometres of thrilling passageways that will confuse you as you try to get out, but you’ll have a great time doing it! Get an adrenaline rush at the SkyTrail, featuring swinging bridges, obstacles, and ropes.

Other highlights at A Maze’N Things include the Magic Manor, Puzzle Island, Maxi Mini Golf, and the Puzzle Café.

The Koala Conservation Centre is a must-visit among Cowes popular attractions. Get to meet koalas in their natural habitat – a beautiful eucalyptus woodland. The treetop boardwalks take you to viewing areas where you can meet koalas up close. The centre promotes ecotourism and koala conservation, and it has also played an important role in saving the local koala population.

The Phillip Island Wildlife Park is a 60-acre large reserve home to more than 100 different animal species. Not only do you get to see these magnificent animals, but you can also enjoy close encounters with them as you meet and feed them.

For fun in the sun, head over to Cowes Beach. This sandy beach is a popular hangout, with families and friends gathering for a relaxing picnic or cooling down in the water. The beach is relatively short and is safe for swimming.

Other Cowes attractions include the Purple Hen Winery and the Cowes Bazaar and Gallery. These destinations are ideal for a week-long holiday full of fun, wildlife, and great memories!

Phillip Island Wildlife Park

Phillip Island Wildlife Park

Cowes, VIC

With over 100 species of Australian native animals, the Phillip Island Wildlife Park is a huge nature park set over 60 acres on the picturesque Phillip Island. This park is popular with visitors to the island because of...

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A Maze’n Things

A Maze’N Things

Cowes, VIC
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While visiting Phillip Island, make sure to stop off to A Maze’N Things; a unique family attraction with many unusual attractions and activities. Located right next to the popular Koala Conservation Centre on...

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Cowes Beach

Cowes Beach

Cowes, VIC

Cowes Beach is one of the main tourist attractions on Phillip Island. Home to a significant concentration of accommodation and activities that visitors love, it’s complete with all the tourist facilities and...

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Red Rocks Beach

Red Rocks Beach

Cowes, VIC

Red Rocks Beach is one of the most beautiful destinations on Phillip Island – a great family-friendly destination. With scenic views of French Island and Mornington Peninsula, it is easy to see why this beach...

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Phillip Island Golf Club

Phillip Island Golf Club

Cowes, VIC

There are so many things to see and do on Phillip Island including visiting nature parks, taking a tour, having animal encounters and playing a round of golf. When it comes to golfing on Phillip Island, the Phillip...

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Aussie Golf Ranch

Aussie Golf Ranch

Cowes, VIC

Phillip Island’s list of family-friendly attractions and recreational facilities include a number of well-maintained golf courses. Aussie Golf Ranch is a beautiful golf course which is settled on the pristine...

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Blue Gum Reserve

Blue Gum Reserve

Cowes, VIC

Blue Gum Reserve is a well-known spot where people come and play frisbee-golf. Located on Philip Island, the reserve lies south-east of the Cowes township. It is accessible via Dunsmore road which lies behind the Blue...

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Grumpy’s Mini Golf

Grumpy’s Mini Golf

Cowes, VIC

Phillip Island’s list of attractions offers ample choices for visitors of all ages. Many tourists flock into this island just to witness the world-famous Penguin Parade during in the evening. But on the days where...

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Mingara Gallery

Mingara Gallery

Cowes, VIC

Mingara Gallery is an art gallery located in the scenic township of Cowes on Phillip Island. At the Mingara Gallery, you will come across a vast selection of Australian contemporary artworks and exhibits. Mingara...

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Phillip Island Historical Society

Phillip Island Historical Society

Cowes, VIC

The Phillip Island and District Historical Society, based in Cowes, is a great place to start if you’re looking into your family’s history or the cultural background of Phillip Island. The museum is a...

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Cowes Shopping Centre

Cowes Shopping Centre

Cowes, VIC

Cowes Shopping Centre is the primary shopping area located in the heart of town. It is home to 14 specialty shops as well as a Woolworths, so you can be sure that it has everything you need. Cowes Shopping Centre...

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