Threatened shorebirds flock to Phillip Island

Posted on 12/01/2015 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

Holidaymakers from across the state are not the only ones flocking to Phillip Island’s shores this summer, as thousands of migratory birds set up camp around Phillip Island’s Rhyll Inlet.

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Sober New Year’s celebrations for koalas

Posted on 01/01/2015 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

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This is not a hangover. That’s the message from staff at Phillip Island’s Koala Conservation Centre as they reassure visitors they’re witnessing business as usual for the slumbering furry residents and not an unbearable New Year’s hangover. Koala sleeping2 240dpi 800x Dangling limbs and droopy eyelids have long made koalas the subject of sobering speculation, particularly by international tourists, but staff at the Koala Conservation Centre are quick to quash the ‘drunk koala’ myth.

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8 Baby Penguin Photos To Get You Through Christmas

Posted on 17/12/2014 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

You’ve left your Christmas shopping to the last minute and now you have to brave the shopping malls. Here’s 8 adorable baby penguin photos to keep you calm and smiling.

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