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Experience the magic of the little penguins returning home at sunset to one of the largest penguin colonies in Australia.

1019 Ventnor Road, Summerlands Beach, Victoria


Location: The Penguin Parade is situated on the Summerlands Peninsula on the eastern side of Phillip Island. 

Description:  Each night at sunset, the world’s smallest penguins, the Little Penguins, emerge from  the sea after a days fishing at sea.  They waddle ashore to return to their sand dune burrows for the night. The elevated boardwalks and viewing stands allow you to enjoy all the ‘penguin action’ without disturbing them or their burrows.

  • Range of Viewing Options
  • Guided Tours Available
  • Boardwalk Penguin Viewing
  • Visitor Centre
  • Informative Displays
  • Gift Shop & Cafe
  • School Holiday Activities
  • No photography or filming of penguins
  • Please bring suitable outdoor clothing
  • Wheelchair Friendly
  • Disabled Facilities & Parking 

Penguin Arrival Time Calendar: Click here for details

Book tickets:  Call 1300366422 to book your tickets over the phone, we will email you the ticket (payment via credit card required at time of booking).

Trading hours: Call 1300366422 for details.

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