Wayward penguin homeward bound

Posted on 27/08/2013 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

A New Zealand Fiordland penguin is set for a long distance swim across the Tasman today after its release from care at the Phillip Island Nature Parks Wildlife Shelter.

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Nature Parks finalist in Banksia Awards

Posted on 22/08/2013 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

A unique project between Phillip Island Nature Parks and Victoria University to revolutionise the treatment of oiled seabirds has been awarded as a finalist in two categories of the Banksia Awards for Environmental Excellence.

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Seal Rocks trip report

Posted on 09/08/2013 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

A PhD student and staff from Phillip Island Nature Parks visited Seal Rocks on August 8 to retrieve tracking devices, collect scats and free entangled seals where possible.

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Penguin Parade rocks out with Thornbury HS

Posted on 01/08/2013 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

Visitors to the Penguin Parade had their groove on last Tuesday night when 75 music students from Thornbury High School performed at the entrance to the visitor centre.

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Entangled seals rescued from Seal Rocks

Posted on 19/07/2013 by

Three Australian fur seals trapped in netting at Seal Rocks have been rescued by staff from Phillip Island Nature Parks, Deakin University and the Cowes Fisheries office.

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Pop Up Penguins invade Melbourne

Posted on 18/07/2013 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

Step aside seagulls, there’s a new bird in Melbourne set to take over town.

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