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Penguin Fly-By Tour

Full Day Phillip Island Tour - Melbourne pickup/return

Experience the best Phillip Island has to offer on this exceptional land, sea and air tour.

Departing Melbourne at 9am and returning after the nightly penguin parade this tour is perfect for the time poor traveller that wants the best of all worlds.

Combine a scenic drive informed by a local guide with a helicopter ride along the stunning south-coastline of Phillip Island, hands-on animal encounters at a native wildlife park, a seal watching boat cruise, up-close penguin viewing and delicious food and beverages for the total destination experience.

Full-Day Tour 

  • Melbourne pick up/drop off

  • A Local Guide

  • Entry Fees

  • Lunch and Dinner

  • Small Group Tour

Cost: Please contact for a quote.


  • Helicopter ride (16 mins) along the south coast of Phillip Island past the MotoGP Track, Pyramid Rock & the Nobbies

  • Seal Watching Boat Cruise (2 hours) from Cowes to Seal Rocks

  • Penguin viewing from the secluded stand that is Penguins Plus at the world famous Penguin Parade

  • Hands-on animal feeding at Maru Koala & Animal Park

  • Picnic lunch and refreshments

  • Dinner at a local Thai restaurant (excludes alcohol)

  • Local and knowledgeable guide to provide personalised service and ensure an exceptional tour of Phillip Island

  • Safe, comfortable and roomy transport in a Mercedes people mover


(*subject to change/substitution depending on weather and guests’ comfort)


This land, sea and air tour of Phillip Island is the only tour of its type and the best way to get a real insight into Phillip Island and its wildlife. Learn all about the flora and fauna, the topography, the produce, the history and future plans of this world-renowned Island. 


Minimum number of passengers required: This tour is priced for 2 people. Additional travellers are charged at a per person rate. Tour can accommodate up to 4 passengers.

Timing: Departs from Phillip Island only at 11.00 am and returns after the Penguin Parade, which in summer may be around midnight.

Conditions: For your safety and comfort flat, covered-in shoes are recommended on this tour. Bring warm layers to cover-up in the evening as the penguin parade can be cold, even in summer. Specific mobility and / or diet requirements must be advised at time of booking to ensure needs are met. In the event the weather prohibits the air or sea excursions alternative activities will be offered. Group sizes are managed to ensure maximum comfort and ultimate experience.


General Questions:

  1. Is there are minimum age and weight requirement? 
    There is a minimum age and weight requirement . Please contact before booking your tour.


  2. What sort of clothing should I wear? 
    For your safety and comfort flat, covered-in shoes are recommended on this tour. Also recommended are loose fitting clothes to enable you to participate in all the fun and playful activities on offer – don’t let the kids have all the fun! It is ideal to wear layers as it can get hot and cold in the same day. We have heard it said “Phillip Island can have four seasons in four hours”.


  3. What happens if the weather is bad? 
    This tour is dependent on good weather. Please contact about this tour.

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