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2 Day Great Ocean Road & Phillip Island Tour $495

Operates: Monday

Departs: 7:00am

Returns: 10:00pm (winter), 12 midnight (summer)

Adult: $495

Children: $495 (minimum age 6 years)

For those travelling with children, please be advised that as dormitory accommodation is included within the tour price, you will need to upgrade to a private motel room. You can view the details in the Upgrade Options tab.

  • Morning tea
  • Dormitory accommodation
  • Meals as indicated
  • Wildlife viewing
  • Koala Reserve entrance
  • General admission entrance to the Penguin Parade
  • Friendly and informative guide
  • Air-conditioned transport
  • Queenscliff to Sorrento ferry ticket
  • Melbourne CBD or St Kilda pick up/ drop off
Location Address Time
Athenaeum Theatre 188 Collins Street 7:10am
Base Backpackers 17 Carlisle St, St Kilda 7:10am
Crown Promenade Hotel 8 Whiteman Street, Southbank 7:30am
Holiday Inn Melbourne 575 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 7:30am
Ibis on Therry Street 15/21 Therry Street, Melbourne 7:00am
Immigration Museum 400 Flinders St, Melbourne 7:35am
Pegasus Apartment 206 A’Beckett St, Melbourne 7:05am
Pullman Albert Park 65 Queens Road, Albert Park 7:00am
Savoy Hotel 630 Little Collins Street 7:25am
Space Hotel 380 Russel St, Melbourne 6:55am

Penguins Plus

Upgrade to the superior Penguins Plus viewing platform for a more personalised viewing experience. Limited to 300 people, this viewing platform provides a closer look at the Penguins on Parade. Its design was inspired by the natural elements of the surrounding landscape and mirrors the coves of Phillip Island’s spectacular southern coastline.

Adults: $65

Children: $35 (children under 4 years do not need to pay for the upgrade)

Underground Viewing Platform

The Underground Viewing Platform keeps you out of the weather in the windowed underground bunker with limited capacity, offering you a unique perspective of the penguins as they waddle past at eye level.

Adults: $80

Children: $40

Please Note: upgrades are limited during Australian school holidays and from late December to the end of January and cannot be guaranteed.

Accommodation Upgrades

Upgrade to a private single / twin / double room with ensuite: $200 per room

Please note accommodation upgrades are very limited over the summer months and cannot be guaranteed. It would be wise to contact us prior to booking to check the availability of private rooms

2 Day Great Ocean Road & Phillip Island Tour $495

2 Day Great Ocean Road & Phillip Island Tour Itinerary

The 2 Day Great Ocean Road and Phillip Island Tour combines both of Melbourne’s most popular one day tours, with an overnight stop in the coastal resort town Queenscliff.

Day One (lunch, dinner)

Heading out of Melbourne we travel over the Westgate Bridge to Colac Park for some morning tea. We start the tour of the Great Ocean Road at the 12 Apostles, taking in the beautiful collection of limestone stacks just offshore, along the Shipwreck Coast. Climb down the Gibson Steps to take a walk along the beach (time permitting), view the Archway, The Razorback and the Dumpling Pots. Hear the tragic history as our guide retells the tale of Australia’s most famous Shipwreck – .

Take a guided walk at Mait’s Rest through a very rare, ancient, cool temperate rainforest at the Otway National Park, and then on to the cute seaside town of Lorne for some lunch. Spot some koalas, kookaburra and parrots at with a coastal wildlife walk, and go for wander along the pier, exploring the township of Lorne. Visit the , made famous by the TV show ‘Round the Twist’. Have a delicious dinner at our accommodation for the night in Queenscliff.

Day Two (breakfast)

Wake up to a delightful breakfast to start the second day of this Great Ocean Road and Phillip Island Tour. We board the  to sail to the other side of Port Phillip Bay – keep an eye out for seals and dolphins who find their home in the waters here. Once back on land, we spend the morning exploring the Mornington Peninsula.

Visit an Australian wildlife park and come face-to-face to koalas, , wallabies and an abundance of birdlife. Be blown away by the rugged surf beaches of , as we travel across the island. Do some spotting at Seal Rocks, check out the new marine centre at the Nobbies and stroll the boardwalk to view the majestic rocky coast. Then the highlight of the second day – . This magical procession of little coming ashore is an unforgettable experience.

Once the penguins have safely made it back to their sand dune burrows, we’ll head back to Melbourne.

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