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Picnic in the parks

Your journey can take you to some spectacular scenery from flat trail with board walks to beach and cliff top trails around the cape, or sunset picnic with cliff tops and Short tailed shear waters, choose your adventure. Wander through breathtaking landscapes, with Sues curated self guided map for your enjoyment of our unique and different bio-diverse environments here on Phillip Island. Enjoy the freedom of a self-paced tour, unveiling hidden gems, sharing ecological insights, and directing you to picturesque picnic spots.      

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Picnic in the parks self guided eco tour

You can start your adventure by exploring the Phillip Island Nature Parks, where you can hike along scenic nature trails, take in the breathtaking coastal views, and spot a diverse range of birdlife. The wetlands and boardwalks are perfect for a more leisurely stroll, while the cliff tops offer an adrenaline-pumping adventure with views that will take your breath away. For a more comprehensive understanding of the island's ecology and environment, grab a Ranger certificate and take a self-guided tour to discover the many beautiful and wild spaces that Phillip Island has to offer. Whether you're a junior or senior ranger, there are fun and educational journeys to choose from, where you can learn about the native flora and fauna, as well as the challenges and importance of conservation. And what's a picnic without a bit of wildlife spotting? You'll have plenty of opportunities to observe the fascinating wildlife that inhabits Phillip Island, including koalas, echidnas, and of course, penguins! If you're lucky, you might even catch a glimpse of a whale or a seal in the waters around the island. So, whether you're seeking adventure, relaxation, or a bit of education, Phillip Island offers something for everyone. With its stunning landscapes, diverse wildlife, and rich cultural heritage, it's the perfect destination for a picnic and an unforgettable day out.

As a small group or solo traveler, embarking on an adventure to discover the secrets of Phillip Island can be both exhilarating and intimidating. But fear not, Ranger Sue and the Phillip Island Eco Tours team have got you covered. With our specially curated tours, you'll not only have the chance to witness the beauty of the Island's flora and fauna, but you'll also learn about the unique cultures and history of its native wildlife. Choose from our selection of group tours, guided by the knowledgeable and passionate Ranger Sue, who will take you to some of the most breathtaking locations on the Island.  So what are you waiting for? Join me on an unforgettable journey and discover the secrets with the Phillip Island Eco Tours. Book your tour today and let the adventure begin!

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Spectacular Sunsets, Short tailed shear water wildlife viewing

As a solo traveler, have you ever wanted to experience the breathtaking beauty of nature in the company of other like-minded travelers? Look no further! Book your spot on our short-tailed shear water tour through the link below and get ready for a one-of-a-kind experience. Our ranger, Sue, will work with you to join with other solo travelers to explore the spectacular sunsets and witness the incredible short-tailed shear water bird. This migratory bird is only here from October to April and you don't want to miss the opportunity to witness it at sunset. During the tour, Ranger Sue will discuss the importance of this amazing species. Discover how they travel from the southern hemisphere to the northern hemisphere in search of food, following the endless summers to eat krill. But that's not all - you'll also learn what their journey has taught us and how we can take small actions to conserve them for future generations.

So what are you waiting for? Join us on this tour and experience nature in a whole new way!

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The link to book Spectacular Sunset and Short tailed shear water tours will be activated soon

(Tours available October to April most Friday Saturday nights)

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Whale festival

Come join us at the Whale Festival and experience an exciting budget-friendly group activity that you won't want to miss! Our event offers an hour of fun activities such as wildlife stories, beach combing, and rock pooling, perfect for both children and adults with fascinating talks that will leave everyone feeling informed and inspired. So bring your friends and family, to the Whale Festival and immerse yourself in an unforgettable experience that combines education, adventure, and conservation all in one! Book your spot now on our website.

Use this link to book direct:


Private tour for 2 or up to maxium10

Design your own tour on Phillip Island

minimum number 2 people up to 10

$97 each person for a 1-1.5 hour tour

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