Tips & Articles

29
March
2015

Tasmanian Devils

The Looney Tunes Tasmanian Devil has made this animal famous worldwide, and it’s hard to visualise the real deal without thinking it runs around in its own tornado of dust and dirt screaming at a roadrunner that it will never catch. But these endangered species are much more than a cartoon. They have a history of their own. Tasmanian Devils belong in Tasmania right? Not quite. This little guys are only found in the wild in Tasmania, but Australia has found them a few nice homes too. With conservation efforts, you are able to view the endangered Tasmanian Devils, a […]

16
March
2015

Animals and Adrenalin – Getting to Know Phillip Island

Phillip Island is like a little world of its own – picture perfect scenes of sprawling beaches and shallow waters mix with lush greenery and a colourful array of wildlife. Set just off the coast of Melbourne, it’s a tiny bit of paradise full of fun things to do and fascinating sights to see. So, where do you begin? Relax on the beach Let’s start nice and easy. Phillip Island is framed by numerous pearlescent beaches, each with their own personalities. There are surf beaches, wild, rugged beaches, and beaches perfect for taking the whole family to. Whether you want […]

2
March
2015

Phillip Island Wildlife Clinic

Phillip Island is one of the most bountiful places in Victoria to spot some of Australia’s favorite fluffy creatures. Nestled into the beautiful blue and green island you can find thousands of baby penguins, cuddly koalas and the largest colony of fur seals ever to be found on the Australian shores. Every year millions of people flock to the sands to embrace the wonder of Phillip Island and its natural habitat. From the incredibly cute sunset penguin parade to boat rides out to the seal rocks, this is your chance to get up close and personal with scores of cute […]

10
February
2015

Phillip Island MOTO Grand Prix Circuit

Phillip Island may be famous for its adorable penguin parade, its fabulous fur seal colonies and its mouthwatering chocolate factory, but there is even more to this tiny island than meets the eye. Speed demons and those who love to live life in the fast lane will find their needs satiated with Phillip Island MOTO Grand Prix Circuit. Feed your need for speed On the famous circuit you can find a whole host of motoring events from the Moto GP to the World Superbike Championship and even the V8 Supercar series. Suffice to say those who flock to Philip Island […]

19
January
2015

Phillip Island Chocolate Factory

Phillip Island may be famed for its waddling penguins, brilliant beaches and beautiful scenery but for connoisseurs of all things sweet the chocolate factory is sure to satiate. The home of Panny’s Chocolate is a smorgasbord of sheer delight, celebrating everything chocolate with a melt in the mouth experience. You can watch the handmade Belgian chocolates turn from cocoa bean into a delicious bar, play plenty of games, taste the true delights and of course peruse the colourful shelves boasting every kind of chocolate treat imaginable. An Amazing World of Adventure In Pannys amazing world of chocolate, children and adults […]

25
April
2013

Fairy Penguins

Fairy Penguins, as their name suggests are the smallest of the Penguins which makes them particularly appealing. They are also known as the Little Blue Penguins because of their appearance. They are usually about 15 inches tall and have blue/grey bodies and flippers. They have a white tummy and throat. Their eyes are silvery grey and they have pink feet and a black beak. Fairy Penguins are only found in the south of the equator in Southern Australia and New Zealand. They live in burrows, which are tunnels that lead to caves that they can stand up in. Fairy Penguin […]

13
February
2013

Phillip Island Motorsport History

Phillip Island is steeped in history of Australian Motoracing.  A circuit composed of the Island’s interior roads was used for the original Australian Grand Prix in 1928 and continued to be used until 1935.  In 1952 construction of the Phillip Island Grand Prix circuit was commenced, but it was closed in the late 1970s.  It was later redeveloped and reopened in 1989 to host the International Australian Motorcycle GP. Our 1 Day Phillip Island Tour and 2 Day Phillip Island and Great Ocean Road Tour both include a stop at the MotoGP Track.  Why don’t you book your tour today […]

21
January
2013

Chocolate Factory

The Phillip Island Chocolate Factory is without a doubt the sweetest and most addictive attraction on Phillip Island. Panny’s amazing world of chocolate is a celebration of all things chocolate, with interactive machines to play, fascinating facts and the ability to make your own chocolate on the spot. From your very first taste, you will fall in love with Panny’s delectable Belgium premium handmade chocolate. Visit the retail shop on our Phillip Island Tour to allow you to purchase some of these chocolates for yourself or as gifts that will make your mouths water.

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