Join Bass Coast’s Celebration of Reconciliation

Posted on 17/05/2018 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

This year during National Reconciliation Week, Bass Coast invites everyone to join in and learn more about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and histories through a program of events.

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Celebrating the Nature Parks’ volunteers

Posted on 10/05/2018 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

Phillip Island Nature Parks is pleased to be celebrating National Volunteer Week with a BBQ lunch on Monday 21 May, to formally thank and acknowledge all of our volunteers for the wonderful work that they do.

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Phillip Island Nature Parks Board Update – April 2018

Posted on 04/05/2018 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

The Phillip Island Nature Parks Board met on Thursday 26 April to discuss a range of important issues and opportunities and the highlights of this meeting are outlined below.

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Community invited into new research portal

Posted on 03/05/2018 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

Phillip Island Nature Parks’ research and conservation activities are set to enter an exciting new phase with the upcoming launch of SealSpotter, a research portal that allows citizen scientists to monitor Victoria’s fur seal populations and contribute to vital data gathering from the comfort of their own homes.

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Island Brings It Home

Posted on 24/04/2018 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

Island Surfboards won the fifth Phillip Island National Surfing Reserve Teams Challenge and Dave Fincher Memorial Trophy on Sunday 15 April at Summerland Beach.

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World Penguin Weekend – Penguins, Plastics & You

Posted on 16/04/2018 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

What better time could there be to learn about penguins, plastics and our impact on the ocean and its inhabitants than during World Penguin Weekend on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 April?

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Preparing for Shearwater departure

Posted on 12/04/2018 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

The annual short-tailed shearwater migration is due to begin in mid-April, and this year Phillip Island Nature Parks has joined forces with VicRoads to increase the chicks’ chances of successfully departing the island, and to increase the awareness of motorists to potentially hazardous driving conditions.

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Making a difference by volunteering

Posted on 06/04/2018 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

The new Volunteer Program at Phillip Island Nature Parks seems to be striking a chord with a whole range of people for a whole range of reasons, but it’s not hard to spot a common theme that motivates many of these dedicated folk.

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Science to fascinate Phillip Island

Posted on 30/03/2018 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

Music with milk bottles, disappearing pencils and optical illusions are just a few of the hands-on activities that families can enjoy at the Antarctic Journey at the Nobbies.

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Easter Fun for the whole Family

Posted on 19/03/2018 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

Phillip Island Nature Parks’ 10th annual Easter Fun Festival promises two excitement-filled days on Saturday 31 March and Sunday 1 April as this popular community event brings Churchill Island Heritage Farm alive with activities, demonstrations, and entertainment to suit all ages.

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