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The Nobbies, Phillip Island

(4.3/5 based on 110+ 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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  • The Nobbies are just beautiful and the centre at the Nobbies is nice also. Its a great place for walking on the board walk and seeing the islands and the Ocean. There is also a beach as one heads back...  more »
  • On a private tour and this view was on our stop. Lovely stop to take in this beautiful area and for photos. You can walk down the boardwalk and may spot a penguin in their burrow (I did) right under o...  more »
  • What a gorgeous spot to visit. The walk along the boardwalks is relaxing and just too beautiful for words. There are so many amazing sights to see. The weather was so amazing, making for some lovely p...  more »