|Penguin Express Tour|
An exciting evening tour that goes direct to the Penguin Parade. Enjoy luxury coach transport with entertainment as you head through the south eastern suburbs of Melbourne. Follow the Highway south as you cross the bridge to Phillip Island, a magical holiday destination for many Victorians. Arrive at the Penguin Parade to get your ‘Aussie Fish and Chips Dinner’ (beverage included) (K11P) then wander through educational centre and fantastic souvenir shop as you head down to the beautiful Summerland Beach and the exclusive Penguin Viewing Platform (pictured at right). Ranger commentary in 8 different languages. Great opportunity to see the penguins up close as they walk up to there homes (nests). Relaxing journey back to Melbourne with hotel drop-offs.
|Penguins with Kangaroos and Koalas|
Travel south of Melbourne, as we head to Westernport Bay en route to Warrook Cattle Farm. Hand-feed kangaroos. See sheep, cattle, Australian birds and wombats. Enjoy included Devonshire Tea of hot scones with tea or coffee. An Aussie BBQ lunch is also available (own expense). Visit koalas in their natural habitat at the Koala Conservation Centre as you stroll the boardwalk through our famous gumtrees. Travel through the town of San Remo and cross the only bridge to Phillip Island (home of our world Motorcycle Grand Prix track). See the Nobbies rock formations overlooking one of the most treacherous expanses of water in the world, Bass Strait. Watch the famous little penguins perform their nightly ritual at Summerland Beach (Platform Option recommended), as they march up the sand to their nesting places. Visit the beautiful coastal town of Cowes for dinner (own expense), for a great selection of restaurants & cafes or Fish & Chips on the beach. Enjoy DVD entertainment on your return drive to Melbourne.