East Coast

Phillip Island

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Phillip Island

Phillip Island is located about 140 km southeast of Melbourne. The island is connected to the mainland by bridge from the town of San Remo. The island is rich with nature and historical relics, especially the Phillip Island Nature Park, where visitors from the all over the world come to see the Penguin Parade. It's one of the few places in the world where you can see Little Penguins (Fairy Penguin), the world's smallest species of penguin.

Phillip Island is also home to the Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit which hosts a number of Australian motorsport events including the Australian round of the Moto GP.

Or you can relax and enjoy the sandy beaches which are recognised as having some of Australia's most consistently reliable surf swells.