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Phillip Island Nature Park

Phillip Island Nature Park

The Phillip Island Nature Park includes a number of popular attractions found on Phillip Island. These include the Penguin Parade, the Koala Conservation Centre, Churchill Island Heritage Farm, Seal Rocks and the Nobbies.

The Park was established in 1996 and is run by the Victorian State Government. The Park covers an area over 4000 acres and also covers natural areas on the island including Pyramid Rock, Cape Woolamai and Rhyll Inlet.

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The most popular attraction in the Phillip Island Nature Park is the penguin parade which occurs every evening. Here, visitors to the island will be able to view hundreds of tiny penguins as they emerge from the sea and waddle up to their nesting boxes in search of food and shelter.

Another popular spot to visit in the Phillip Island Nature Park is The Nobbies. The Nobbies is well known for the magnificent views of Seal Rocks where you can see Australia’s largest colony of fur seals as they frolic, and relax on the rocky outcrops. Take a stroll down the boardwalk and admire some of the best lookouts on Phillip Island.

For visitors who want to get up close and personal with a koala, then the Koala Conservation Centre is the place for you. This park is unique as, unlike a zoo, the Koala Conservation Centre allows visitors to get the chance to see these magnificent creatures in their natural habitat. Here, you will see large acres of Australian bushland and grasslands which house an array of koalas, kangaroos, echidnas and bats.

Visitors to Phillip Island often also travel up to Churchhill Island to visit the historic working farm which is open to the public. Visitors will see unique highland cattle, Clydesdale horses, ducks, sheep, chickens and peacocks. Apart from the farming activities, visitors can also enjoy visiting the heritage farm buildings and charming gardens. There are also a number of walking tracks around the island.

Click on our link below for the best ticket deals for these attractions. Buy a 3 Parks Pass to see the Penguins, Koalas & Churchill Island for one cheap price.

1019 Ventnor Rd
Summerlands, VIC

Opening Hours
Penguin Parade
Penguins arrive at sunset every night of the year

Penguin Parade Visitor Centre
Open from 10am daily (2pm on Christmas Day)

Koala Conservation Centre
10am - 5pm daily (April to end of daylight savings)
10am - 5:30pm daily (daylight savings)
10am - 6pm (Boxing Day to end of summer school holidays)
Opens 2pm on Christmas Day

Churchill Island Heritage Farm
Open 10am - 5pm daily (Opens 2pm on Christmas Day)

Nobbies Centre
Summer: 11am – approx. 8pm
Autumn: 11am – approx. 5pm
Winter: 11am – approx. 4pm
Spring: 11am – approx. 6pm

Phone Number
(03) 5951 2820

Email Address

Ticket Prices / Admission
4 Park Pass - Bundle and SAVE!
Koalas, Churchill Island, Penguin Parade & Antarctic Journey at the Nobbies Centre
Adult (16+yrs): $59.50
Child (4-15yrs): $29.70


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