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Puffing Billy, Moonlit Sanctuary and Penguins Day Tour

Three iconic Melbourne experiences in one day!

Includes FREE courtesy pick up & drop off departing daily from inner city locations.

Your Puffing Billy, Moonlit Sanctuary and Penguins Day Tour includes:

  • Friendly & informative driver-guide
  • One-way journey between Belgrave & Menzies Creek on the historic Puffing Billy steam train
  • Guided tour of the wildlife exhibits at Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park
  • Explore Phillip Island’s scenic coastline at The Nobbies Boardwalk
  • Standard entry to the famous Phillip Island Penguin Parade – upgraded viewing available at extra cost.
  • Friendly and informative driver / guide
  • Return transfers in air-conditioned comfort
  • Complimentary onboard wifi throughout your journey
  • Flexible fare – no cancellation fees apply for changes up to 48 hours before your tour departure time

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Departs from Melbourne on Tuesday & Thursday (year around) & Saturday (Nov-April only)

Pick-ups are between:

9.00am-10.00am (April-October),

10.00am-11.00am (November-March)

Return to Melbourne approx 9.00pm – midnight seasonally

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What will I do on my Puffing Billy, Moonlit Sanctuary and Penguins Day Tour?

Depart Melbourne & travel eastwards to the foothills of the Dandenong Ranges where you’ll step back in time with a memorable journey on the historic Puffing Billy Steam Train. Maintained in mint condition by dedicated volunteers, the century-old steam train still runs on its own mountain track between Belgrave and Gembrook, through the heart of the delightful Sherbrooke Forest.

Alighting from the train, we’ll travel onwards to the multi-award winning Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park. Here, we enjoy a guided wildlife walk where we have the opportunity to meet and hand-feed many species of native Australian animals. Learn about iconic species such as kangaroos, koalas, emus & wallabies, as well as some of our lesser known favourites including quolls, owls, bandicoots & Tasmanian devils.

Arriving on Phillip Island, we’ll visit Point Grant from where you can take in spectacular panoramic views of The Nobbies & Seal Rocks while strolling the coastal boardwalks.

And then it’s onwards to the main event, where just after dark every night the world’s smallest penguins waddle ashore after spending the day fishing out at sea. You’ll be truly enchanted as the stars of the show emerge from the surf and pass right before your eyes on their journey back to their homes. Your guide will ensure you are able to get the very best vantage point to enjoy the Penguin Parade.

Book your place on our Puffing Billy, Moonlit Sanctuary and Penguins Day Tour from Melbourne today!

Call (03) 9485 5290 or book your place online with Go West today!

 

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Puffing Billy, Moonlit Sanctuary and Penguins Day Tour

Great day out!

For visitors like us who are keen to see as much as we can during our stay in Melbourne, this tour was absolutely perfect. Every element of the experience was top notch & really memorable. We got heaps of awesome pics & had a terrific guide. Definitely a trip I can recommend!

Joni & Darryl F

A terrific way to see so much!

Our day of sightseeing was overloaded with interesting & exciting inclusions, We loved the train journey on Puffing Billy and our guide Paul gave us an informative & highly entertaining tour of the fauna park before we travelled on to Phillip Island for the penguins! So many laughs with Paul, who was fabulous company throughout the day. Great value and great times!

Jacinda B

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