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Penguin Parade with Guided Ranger Tour Plus Lunch

Melbourne, VIC
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GLM029

Highlights

  • Venture out through the heart of the penguin colony
  • Get up close to friendly kangaroos and wallabies
  • Learn the art of sheep shearing, whip cracking and boomerang throwing

Take a waddle on the wild side and witness the evening ritual of wild penguins returning home at sunset, from a dedicated viewing platform. Plus a stop at a wildlife park, a working heritage farm and a delicious country style lunch.

Why You'll Love This

What's Included?

  • Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park entry
  • Get up close to numerous friendly kangaroos and wallabies
  • Visit San Remo - maritime fishing village and gateway to Phillip Island
  • Visit Churchill Island heritage farm
  • Learn the art of sheep shearing, whip cracking, milking a cow and boomerang throwing
  • Guided tour of Antarctic wildlife at The Nobbies
  • Country style Lunch
  • Penguin Parade experience with guided ranger tour
  • Premium viewing platform and personal headsets for commentary
  • WiFi on coach
  • Return transport to/from Melbourne

Check out the happy feet at Phillip Island Nature Park and gain an insight into the Antarctic region which plays a vital role in our ecosystem. It is a natural home for koalas, seals and penguins and is an incredibly beautiful spot. If you love nature, if you love animals or if you have a sense of adventure and want to experience something different this tour is a must.

Meet your Ranger guide and learn about the life of the Little Penguin before venturing out through the heart of the penguin colony in time for the arrival of the penguins. You will be given a personal headset and seats in a premium viewing platform so you won't miss a second of adorable penguin action. Additionally, you will visit Churchill Island heritage farm enabling you to experience a historic and very scenic working farm. You will have the opportunity to learn the art of sheep shearing, whip cracking, milking a cow and boomerang throwing and interact with friendly Kangaroos and wallabies at Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park. A delicious country lunch is also included on the day. This is something fun for all the family to enjoy!

On the Day

Session Length

  • This experience operates Mon, Tue, Thu, Sat (April 2 through to September 30) and daily (October 1 through to April 1)
  • Not available on Christmas Day
  • Departs: 10.00am
  • Returns: 9.00pm - 11.30pm (seasonal)

Numbers on the Day

The guided ranger tour is limited to only 10 guests per group making your experience will be personal and highly informative.

Weather

The tour will operate regardless of weather.

Dress Code

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.

... and Importantly

Restrictions

No children allowed in this option

Guidelines

The guided ranger tour option is limited to 10 guests.

Cancellation

Once this experience has been confirmed, changes are at the discretion of the experience provider and arranged directly with them according to this policy:

Rescheduling

  • Over 24 hours prior to the experience date: No charge
  • No-shows or cancellations within 24 hours: 100% cancellation fee (no refund)