The Penguin Parade - Phillip Island. Each evening just after the sun sets the little penguins or better known as fairy penguins, stroll up the beach to after a period of time at sea to return to their burrows.
|Vehicle||Mini Bus / Coaster|
|Start||Melbourne @ 03.00 pm|
|Finish||Melbourne @ 08.30 pm|
** A tour for those with limited time
Penguins Direct will take you directly to Phillip Island Nature Park and the Penguin Parade. It's ideal for people who wish to keep their day free for other tours or activities. Pass by the National Tennis Centre, Entertainment Centre and Olympic venues and follow the Yarra River to the eastern suburbs. Skirt Western Port and at the fishing village of San Remo, we'll cross onto Phillip Island, home for one of the largest colonies of Little Penguins.
** Penguin Parade
Witness the world phenomenon of the Penguin Parade. Each evening at Summerland Beach the Little Penguins return from the sea and make their way to their burrows. Watch as they cross the beach and walk under the elevated boardwalk. Inspect the multi-million dollar Visitor Centre and learn of the life of the Little Penguins.