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The Nobbies, Phillip Island
(4.3/5 based on 95+ 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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  • This place has an easy walk along the boardwalk, where you can see: 1. Crashing waves and rocks out to see. 2. The Blowhole: Waves go in, then spray out again. 3. Down the coast, all the way to the Py...  more »
  • The West end of the island of Philipp Island is really very wild. A fitted out walk from the Nobbies Centre and along the coast. During our visit in November, there were many plants in bloom, and the colors were beautiful. We saw a few penguins in their nests.
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  • Stunning views as you walk along the boardwalk - easy walk - free and open to the public. We were there in November when the flowers were in bloom. It's a nature reserve and we were also lucky to spot...  more »