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The Nobbies, Phillip Island

(4.2/5 based on 100+ reviews on the web)
The Nobbies Centre is an ecotourism destination located at Point Grant, on the western tip of Phillip Island, Victoria, Australia. Once known as the Seal Rocks Sea Life Centre, the centre is managed by the Phillip Island Nature Park, and features educational displays, cafe, children's play area, and gift shop. A network of boardwalks outside the centre overlook Seal Rocks, The Nobbies, and The Blowhole. Home to Australia’s largest colony of fur seals with an estimated 16,000 inhabiting the area, around half a million people visit the centre yearly, with 53% being international visitors.
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  • Recommended to us by locals that this is the best way to see the penguins, and all for free! We did not enter the centre and just did the short boardwalk instead and saw so many little penguins. Be su...  more »
  • Even though crowded the wooden trails enable all to spread out . Enjoyed seeing the penguin nests. A bit more information about the birds and other wildlife would be good.  more »
  • I think we have been bit spoilt by so many great views of coast line and beaches In Victoria that this didn't have such a wow factor as it deserves but that's unfair as it is gorgeous . Quick walk ove...  more »