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Phillip Island Penguin Parade day tours

Penguin Parade with Guided Ranger Tour
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Witness the evening ritual of the Little Penguins from a dedicated viewing platform on our Guided Ranger tour at the Penguin Parade. Limited to only 10 guests per group, your experience will be personal and highly informative.

The little penguins come home from the sea at Phillip Island every evening and draw millions of visitors each year to watch this natural phenomenon take place. Enjoy this uniquely Australian experience.

Highlights of this tour

  • Visit Warrook Homestead for afternoon tea (own expense)
  • Get up close to kangaroos with opportunity to feed (own expense)
  • Admire the resident koalas
  • Phillip Island Nature Park - a natural home for koalas, seals, shearwaters and Little Penguins
  • The Nobbies - a rugged rocky outcrop with an excellent boardwalk where you may spot Little Penguins' homes (shoulder/summer months)
  • See penguin rookeries from an elevated boardwalk
  • A dinner stop will be made before or after the Penguin Parade (dependent on the season).

  • Meet your guide inside the Visitor Information Centre
  • Commence your experience through "Penguin World" for an introduction into the life of the Little Penguins
  • Venture outside through the heart of the penguin colony in time for the arrival of the penguins with your guide explaining points of interest along the way
  • Witness the Penguin Parade on floodlit Summerland Beach from your own dedicated viewing platform
  • Personal headsets will ensure you can hear your Ranger's commentary
  • A seat cushion will make watching the penguin parade more comfortable
  • To ensure a more personal and premium experience, this option is limited to 10 guests in a group.

Adult: $230   Child: $N/A

Guided ranger tour at phillip island penguin parade

Adult: $230

Child: $N/A



DAILY including Christmas Day
Departs: 1.15pm Returns: 9.00-11.30pm

Fare Includes

Meeting kangaroos, Koala Conservation Centre, entrance to Penguin Parade with Guided Ranger Tour and free WiFi on-coach and at the Penguin Parade.

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Please bring warm, waterproof clothing as nights can be cold on the island in any season
The Penguin Parade is a natural phenomenon taking place in the open outdoors
Guided Ranger tour option is limited to 10 guests

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