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Phillip Island Nature Parks - Penguin Parade

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Address: 1019 Ventnor Rd | Summerlannds Estate, Summerlands, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
Phone Number: +61 3 5951 2800
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USD 45.52*
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Phillip Island Ultimate Penguin Eco Tour or Skybox Experience
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USD 32.32*
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Phillip Island 3 Park Pass: Penguin Parade, Koala Conservation Centre and...
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USD 125.17*
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Phillip Island Tour Including Phillip Island Penguin Parade

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Fantastic experience being up close and personal with Penguins!

I was a little weary of this prior to going on the trip as I read some of the negative reviews some people wrote. However, I'm glad that I went with the majority who really... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I was a little weary of this prior to going on the trip as I read some of the negative reviews some people wrote. However, I'm glad that I went with the majority who really enjoyed it as it was an amazing experience! There are multiple grades of tickets to purchase for this, but we opted to go with General... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Definitely a nice experience... Included in a 4 park pass, I would say that the cost is not SO high... I've done the experience in a rainy but not so cold day, so, it was uncomfortable but ... correctly equipped, the experience is OK. By the same... I was pleasantly surprised : not SO MANY people as you can read...... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We went on the ranger guided tour at the penguin parade, which was excellent. Our ranger knew so much about the penguins and had obviously been working with them for many years. We had brilliant seats, and with our binoculars could see the penguins really clearly as they came in from the sea. Not being able to take photos is... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A fabulous view into the world of the Tiny Penguin. Awesome conservation area helping protect these amazing little creatures.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We went to the seals rock and to thw pnguin parade it was amazing and beautifull. We enjoy alot our visit.

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Newcastle, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great experience of little penguins in their natural environment with good commentary and information from employees at the Park. Boardwalk makes viewing the penguins easy without disturbing them too much and the underground bunker, which costs extra and should be booked in advance, where you can view the penguins at eye level is fantastic. Not allowing cameras or photographs is... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This just one of those events that nature provides a great experience, every night with out fail. I recommend to all u can't be disappointed but u will be cold.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you're going don't be afraid to take many many layers and blankets to sit on. They offer different ticket types for different viewing areas. We did the middle of the road package which for us had perfect views . They don't allow standing (so everyone can see) or photography after the suns gone down and the penguins start coming... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were there last week and the experience was GREAT! Many penguins came up from the sea, waddled back to their burrows along the pathway, up the hills and wherever their nest was. We came up close and personal, side by side, separated by only a fencing so that was absolutely fantastic! No photos are allowed, they are very strict... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I understand that animals need to be protected and I totally respect that! I'd also accept to pay a price for that, so the animals won't be threatened or anything by humans, but why to build this big building and make such a big thing and let people pay incredible amounts of money for seeing something that is usually for... More 

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