The Nobbies Centre, Summerlands

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#2 of 19 in Outdoors in Phillip Island
A modern, glass-fronted facility overlooking a rocky, wave-bashed promontory, The Nobbies Centre affords you the chance to discover the local landscape and wildlife with an educational slant. A series of boardwalks constructed alongside the center allow easy access to Seal Rocks, The Nobbies, and The Blowhole, attractions that together serve as home to Australia’s largest colony of fur seals. Arrange to visit The Nobbies Centre and other attractions in Summerlands using our Summerlands trip planner .
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  • We signed up for the Antarctica experience and visited the Nobbies Centre in the afternoon as part of the package with the Penguin Parade. The views were great and the Antarctica Experience was good. ...  more »
  • This was a cooler day, with wind, which gave rise to spectacular views of the waves crashing. There is a boardwalk trail around the cliffs and the colours are spectacular, or at least they were when w...  more »
  • The best pet about visiting the Nobbies was that there were penguins in some of the boxes. They don't all go to the ocean every day so with binoculars one can see into their boxes up close. This was p...  more »
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  • I drove miles to be turned away because of full car park although I could see plenty of parking, and then the parking person redirected us to a coastal dirt road back to Cowes, not happy πŸ‘ŽπŸ»πŸ‘ŽπŸ»πŸ‘ŽπŸ»πŸ‘ŽπŸ»πŸ‘ŽπŸ»πŸ‘ŽπŸ»πŸ‘ŽπŸ»πŸ‘ŽπŸ»πŸ‘ŽπŸ» they need to tell you with β€œturn back signs” this is going to happen. Waste my time and fuel ⛽️
  • Awesome spot for a walk along the edge of Phillip Island
  • Great view. Must visit.
  • Beautiful view. Next to a gifts shop and canteen, but would recommend the restaurants in Cowes for a real meal.
  • Nature at its best πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘

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