Holiday time in Nature Parks

Posted on 18/09/2019 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

Join Phillip Island Nature Parks rangers and discover what happens after dark at the Koala Reserve, explore the mysterious lives of rockpool creatures, or maybe join us for some fun nature-based art and craft activities. All this and more, will be part of our September holiday program.

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Party at the Parade!

Posted on 16/09/2019 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

It’s a penguin party and everyone is invited. On Sunday 13 October, Phillip Island’s Little penguins will welcome everyone to their new homebase at the Penguin Parade.

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Phillip Island runs down to Running Festival

Posted on 06/09/2019 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

Phillip Island is warming up for the inaugural Running Festival to be held at the new Penguin Parade visitor centre and surrounds on Sunday 15 September.

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Study Reveals Secret Life of Wallabies

Posted on 06/09/2019 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

A recently published study which tracked the movements of 48 wallabies on Phillip Island has revealed which parts of the landscape they prefer to use and how that selection changes between day and night hours.

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We need your help to design our new boardwalk and penguin viewing experiences!

Posted on 05/09/2019 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

Join our Penguin Parade focus group and receive free entry to the Penguin Parade on that night

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Spring has Sprung on Phillip Island

Posted on 05/09/2019 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

As the days get longer and there is a hint of warmth in the air, our thoughts turn to spring and another season full of promise for our wonderful wildlife and not-so-wild life!

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Nature Parks opens its doors for Accessibility Weekend

Posted on 05/09/2019 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

Phillip Island Nature Parks is opening its doors for free to wheelchair users on September 7th and 8th as part of Accessibility Weekend, which celebrates the significance of accessible venues and tourist attractions Victoria-wide and highlights the importance of access and inclusion for people living with a physical disability.

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Study reveals secret life of Wallabies

Posted on 04/09/2019 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

A recently published study which tracked the movements of 48 wallabies on Phillip Island has revealed which parts of the landscape they prefer to use and how that selection changes between day and night hours.

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Tribute paid to our Island and the World’s Rangers

Posted on 13/08/2019 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

World Ranger Day on 31 July was a national and international event at Phillip Island Nature Parks with 3 celebrations and activities to commemorate and support Rangers around the world, including a visit from a group of Martu Rangers from Western Australia. Festivities began with a morning tea to raise awareness of the issues that Rangers around the world are facing.

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New environmental star on the horizon

Posted on 12/07/2019 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

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At the entrance to Phillip Island’s Summerland Peninsula, where three distinct landscapes meet, the new Penguin Parade visitor centre has emerged out of what was once a car park.

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