Phillip Island

Phillip Island

Phillip Island - Victoria

Phillip Island is home to the famous Grand Prix Circuit capturing the attention of motor car enthusiasts from around the world. The International Motorcycle Grand Prix attracts 3.5 million visitors each year also hosting the Moto GP and V8 Supercars, making it a major drawcard for the island. Encounter nature and wildlife at its best as you explore the outstanding natural attractions surrounding the island accessible less than two hours from Melbourne. Catch a surf break at one of Victoria's best surf beaches at Cape Woolami, step it out for an invigorating walk along the Cowes foreshore, sample fresh fish and chips in San Remo, cast a line in at Newhaven and roam the village of Rhyll as you scour Phillip Island.

Contributing to the popularity of the island is the world famous penguin parade which can be viewed nightly from boardwalks and viewing platforms. Get in position and check out these fascinating animals as they return from their fishing trip, crossing Summerland Beach and back to their homes in the sand dunes. Catch a glimpse of Australia's largest colony of Australian fur seals from the boardwalk at The Nobbies and wander around to the Blowhole and listen to the huge roaring waves.

Phillip Island Towns

Phillip Island

Phillip Island