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The Little Penguin Bus

#3 of 131 Outdoor Activities in Melbourne Features Animals
328 Flinders St | The Rendezvous Hotel, Melbourne, Victoria 3025, Australia
+61 1800 466 080
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Worth every penny!

We took the penguin bus tour to Great Ocean Road with Travis as our guide. It was only 9 people on... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Cecilia Y
via mobile
The Most Memorable day we had in Australia was on this tour.

During our trip to Australia, we wanted to see two attractions the most. 1. Wild seals. ( in their... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We took the penguin bus tour to Great Ocean Road with Travis as our guide. It was only 9 people on the comfortable mini van. Travis was so knowledgeable and the most important is, he knows all the best photo spot in each location. Lol....More

Thank Cecilia Y
Reviewed 2 days ago

During our trip to Australia, we wanted to see two attractions the most. 1. Wild seals. ( in their natural habitat) 2. Penguins ( in their natural habitat). Koalas and Kangaroos were seen in other places too. The tour with Little Penguin Bus help us...More

Thank sanmallya
Reviewed 3 days ago

I went with a nice small group. Easier to manage and the itinerary was scheduled well. Our driver David is a very informative and helpful guy to provide tips and maximize the little penguin watching experience.

Thank GrizabellaLee
Reviewed 4 days ago

I did two day-tours with TLPB, and both were lovely. Small groups - one was two people and the other was five - knowledgeable & chatty guides who showed us loads & told us loads. And really funny. We saw all the 'big sights' (like...More

Thank HikerPair
Neville M, Owner at The Little Penguin Bus, responded to this review

Hi HikerPair Thanks so much for taking the time to review your tours with us. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed our small group tours to Phillip Island and the Great Ocean Road. "fun & informative & lovely" is pretty much just what we...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

This was actually my second trip on the Great Ocean Road. Compare to my previous trip, our tour guide was very professional in giving us a historical perspective of the place. We finished with dinner at a pub. The food serving was pretty huge and...More

Thank Yifang L
Neville M, Owner at The Little Penguin Bus, responded to this review

Hi Yifang Thanks for reviewing our Great Ocean Road Tour. We are delighted to hear it was such an enjoyable day. We love the pub dinner too. We think it makes a great end to the day, all sitting down together for some good food...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a smaller group so we got to go off traditional courses and see packs of roos in the bush on top of the regular sites! Rob gave really great facts and tips for when we went in to actually see the penguins and...More

Thank Chan P
Neville M, Owner at The Little Penguin Bus, responded to this review

Hi Chan Thanks for reviewing your Wild Island Tour with Rob. We both really appreciate the feedback, good to know it was such a great day out! Thanks for travelling with us and sharing the experience here. Kind regards Mac McCrostie

Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful full day (12 hours) trip along the Great Ocean Road. Just a small group which is far better than the 50 seat buses you see everywhere. The trip was admirably led by Katie - a lovely friendly girl who had the groups' interest at...More

Thank BurySt_EdmundsTrevor
Neville M, Owner at The Little Penguin Bus, responded to this review

Hi Trevor and Marilyn. Our wonderful Katie is smashing the reviews right now! I'm very lucky to have her on the team, her knowledge and passion for the job is outstanding. Thanks so much for the review, we both really appreciate the feedback and having...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went on the Great Ocean Road Trip with Katie as our tour guide. Katie is a very warm and friendly person and a very experienced guide. Along the trip she will fill us in with different stories relating to the Great Ocean Road which gave...More

Thank yklloyd
Neville M, Owner at The Little Penguin Bus, responded to this review

Hi yklloyd. Thanks for choosing our Great Ocean Road Tour and sharing the experience here. Katie and I really appreciate the warm feedback. Safe travels Mac McCrostie

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did Grand Ocean Road trip in a group of 5 people + our tour guide Katie and it was amazing. Definitely better than bigger tour busses.

Thank Michal M
Neville M, Owner at The Little Penguin Bus, responded to this review

Hi Michal. Thanks for the review. We are delighted you enjoyed the small group tour to the Great Ocean Road. Thanks for travelling with us! Safe travels Mac McCrostie

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked the Great Ocean Road Tour with the Little Penguin Bus for myself, my partner and my friend. We traveled last Friday 5th May. We absolutely loved every moment of this tour. The smaller group makes it much more personalised. We had Katie as...More

Thank Stephanie_P07
Neville M, Owner at The Little Penguin Bus, responded to this review

Hi Stephanie. Thanks so much for the wonderful review. We are indeed very lucky to have such a great team of driver/guides such as Katie. They really do make a huge difference to the day. Thanks for travelling with us and sharing the experience here....More

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Lee M
Hi how much will it cost for 2 adult and a 13 year old cost for a one day tour of Philip island with upgrade for underground viewing? Intend to go for tour on 31 May? Does it include any meals?
23 May 2017|
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Response from Neville M | Property representative |
Hi Lee. Thanks for the message. We have a full day tour (Wild Island Tour) and an afternoon/evening express tour on the 31st. With the Underground Viewing the price for 2 A 1 C is $470.00 for the day tour and $410.00 for the... More
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W9168k
Greeting from Malaysia . We are 2 adults with 1 kid 4 years . Would like enquiry the 2 days 1 nite tour from Melbourne to Philip island on 8th-9th june and mT buillter snow day for 10th , could advise us ?
20 May 2017|
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Response from Neville M | Property representative |
Selamat Pagi! Thanks for the message. We can help with a 1 day Phillip Island tour but we don't go to Mt Buller. We don't have 2 day tours.The only tour company I know of going to Mt Buller is Grayline Tours. You can get a... More
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PuneTraveler_12
Greetings from India! We are 4 senior citizens wanting to go on GOR day tourin last week of April. My question is about the seating in your small coach.....I believe 11 seater- 1. How comfortable are the seats compared to the large coach? 2. Do they have push back facility? 3. How many seats are in a row? Prakash
6 February 2017|
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Response from Neville M | Property representative |
Hi Prakash. Thanks for the message. For a small vehicle the seats are very comfortable, soft and upholstered, with adjustable head rests and they recline (push back?). Most have reasonable foot room. But you can't make a... More
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