Many people who travel to Australia and stay in Melbourne choose to make the trip to Phillip Island, which is just off the southern coast of Australia. This is a beautiful place with lots to see and do. It is famous for its natural beauty, its attractions, and its wildlife – particularly the wonderful fairy penguins that take part in the daily penguin parade at sunset.
With many Phillip Island attractions to explore, you will be able to enjoy a full and exciting day when you come here for a day trip. When it comes to finding things to do Phillip Island has something to suit all ages and tastes, so whether you are visiting alone, with your partner, or with your family you will be able to enjoy plenty of fun and excitement.
Phillip Island Attractions
No matter what sort of sights and attraction you are into, there will be plenty to enjoy at Phillip Island. For those who are into nature and wildlife, the Maru Koala and Animal Park are great choices as are any of the Phillip Island walks you can take. Here, you can enjoy seeing the cute koalas up close and personal as well as a range of other animals. If you are heading to Phillip Island with the kids, this is an excellent attraction. Another great family attraction on the island is Panny’s Chocolate Factory, where you can enjoy fascinating exhibits, make your own chocolate, and enjoy sampling some of the delicious sweet treats.
For something a little different, you can head out on one of the seal watching cruises offered on the island. This is a great way to soak up the sunshine, take in the coastal wildlife, and see the thousands of seals that make up the largest fur seal colony in Australia. You can also take in the pelican feeding by the Fisherman’s Co-op, which you can view before crossing the bridge onto the island.
If you want to stop off for a bite to eat or a refreshing drink, the Rusty Waters Brewery is a great choice. This place is home to the Phillip Island Brewing Co. and is an excellent place to sample the local brews as well as delicious food.
Enjoy Phillip Island with Luxury Day Tours
To make the most of the island and the many attractions it offers, you can head out on a day tour of Phillip Island. This provides you with the perfect opportunity to explore and enjoy all that the island has to offer. You can enjoy a relaxed journey, take in the many sights and attractions over the course of the day, and then head back via luxury transportation with a suitcase full of fabulous memories from your day at Phillip Island.
Luxury Day Tours also offers a Phillip Island penguin tour.