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The Nobbies, Phillip Island

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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 boardwalk has a great view of the cliffs and the Round Island just off the mainland. The wind was a bit heavy but not a problem. Well worth the small detour.  more »
  • A great attraction for nature lovers, & for Australian & Overseas visitors alike. With a large boardwalk which takes you all around the area to give you great views of our stunning coastline & helps p...  more »
  • 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 »