Study helps reveal true penguin diet

Posted on 31/03/2014 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

We are what we eat, right? But determining just what top marine predators consume has been a challenge for marine biologists and something of a Holy Grail in marine ecology. Cue the quest by Australian and Spanish scientists who are one step closer to finding the true diet of marine predators by combining two state-of-the-art techniques –stable isotope and DNA analysis.

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Board approves Churchill Island Key Area Plan

Posted on 31/03/2014 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

Phillip Island Nature Parks Board of Management has approved the Churchill Island Key Area Plan presented at its March 27 Board meeting.

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Churchill Island community information session

Posted on 25/03/2014 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

Phillip Island Nature Parks recently held a Community Information Session about the exciting future plans for Churchill Island.

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Major tourism expansion for Phillip Island

Posted on 20/03/2014 by

The Hon Louise Asher MP, Victorian Minister for Tourism and Major Events, announced on Thursday March 20 two new tourism attractions funded with $1.2 million from the Victorian Coalition Government's $1 billion Regional Growth Fund. 

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Community Open Day wrap up

Posted on 14/03/2014 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

Over 1000 Bass Coast Shire locals loved Phillip Island Nature Parks’ fourth annual Community Open Day held on Sunday 2 March.

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Once more unto the Moomba Birdman Rally

Posted on 27/02/2014 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

Rebecca McIntosh Moomba 2014 PINP a lores

A big little penguin from Phillip Island Nature Parks is once again taking on the Moomba Birdman Rally

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