14 days in Australia Itinerary

14 days in Australia Itinerary

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Stanwell Park
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Windang
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Bendalong
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Batemans Bay
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Bodalla
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Bermagui
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Merimbula
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Eden
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Mallacoota
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Cann River
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Orbost
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Lakes Entrance
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Bairnsdale
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Paynesville
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Sale
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Traralgon
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Walhalla
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Moe
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Meeniyan
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Fish Creek
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Wilsons Promontory National Park
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Leongatha
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Wonthaggi
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Cape Woolamai
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Cowes
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Koo-Wee-Rup
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Pakenham
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Cockatoo
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Emerald
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Belgrave
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Yarra Glen
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Bundoora
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Tullamarine
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Stanwell Park

Stanwell Park is a picturesque coastal village and northern suburb of Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia. You've now added HangglideOZ to your itinerary. On the 17th (Mon), snap pictures at Sea Cliff Bridge, get great views at Bald Hill Lookout, and then see the world from above with HangglideOZ.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Stanwell Park itinerary builder app.

Sydney to Stanwell Park is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Sydney in May since evenings lows in Stanwell Park dip to 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel to Windang.

Things to do in Stanwell Park

Tours · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 17 — 18:

Windang

— 1 night
For other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Windang road trip planning site.

You can drive from Stanwell Park to Windang in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in May, and nighttime lows around 11°C. You will have some time to spend on the 18th (Tue) before leaving for Bendalong.

Things to do in Windang

Outdoors · Golf · Parks · Museums
Find places to stay May 17 — 18:

Bendalong

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): stroll through Bendalong Beach and then delve into the lush surroundings at Conjola National Park.

For ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Bendalong online road trip planner.

You can drive from Windang to Bendalong in 2 hours. In May in Bendalong, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to Batemans Bay.

Things to do in Bendalong

Parks · Wildlife · Beaches · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 18 — 19:

Batemans Bay

A happy mix of seaside village and cosmopolitan town, Batemans Bay has an easy and relaxed charm that reminds you life is to be enjoyed.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): stop by The Mogo Lolly Shop and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Mogo Wildlife Park.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Batemans Bay trip builder website.

Drive from Bendalong to Batemans Bay in 1.5 hours. May in Batemans Bay sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Bodalla.

Things to do in Batemans Bay

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Shopping

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 19 — 20:

Bodalla

— 1 night
Bodalla is a small town on the South Coast of New South Wales, Australia, and located in the local government area of Eurobodalla Shire. To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Bodalla online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Batemans Bay to Bodalla takes an hour. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel to Bermagui.

Things to do in Bodalla

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay May 19 — 20:

Bermagui

— 1 night
Bermagui is a small and vibrant coastal town that offers boutique services and attractions, many unique to this area.
You can plan Bermagui trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

You can drive from Bodalla to Bermagui in an hour. In May, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 9°C. You'll have a few hours on the 21st (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Merimbula.

Things to do in Bermagui

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Tours
Find places to stay May 20 — 21:

Merimbula

Merimbula Merimbula is a town on the Merimbula Lake, located on the Far South Coast or Sapphire Coast of New South Wales, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Merimbula travel planner.

Drive from Bermagui to Merimbula in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in May, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Eden.

Things to do in Merimbula

Tours · Outdoors
Find places to stay May 21 — 22:
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Eden

— 1 night
Eden is a seaside holiday township and home to the whale-watching cruise.
On the 21st (Fri), walk around Eden Lookout and Rotary Park.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Eden trip itinerary maker app.

Eden is just a stone's throw from Merimbula. In May, daily temperatures in Eden can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. You'll have a few hours on the 22nd (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Mallacoota.

Things to do in Eden

Parks
Find places to stay May 21 — 22:
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Mallacoota

Tucked away on a beautiful inlet in far-east Gippsland is Mallacoota, a popular year-round coastal destination that enjoys Victoria's warmest winter temperatures and cool ocean breezes in summer, with the bonus of its proximity to the magnificent Croajingolong National Park.
On the 22nd (Sat), take a peaceful walk through Genoa Peak Walk.

To see ratings and more tourist information, read our Mallacoota trip builder tool.

Traveling by car from Eden to Mallacoota takes 1.5 hours. In May in Mallacoota, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Cann River.

Things to do in Mallacoota

Wildlife · Nature · Trails · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 22 — 23:

Cann River

— 1 night
Cann River is a town in the East Gippsland region of Victoria in Australia. For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Cann River online itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Mallacoota to Cann River takes an hour. In May, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 9°C. You'll have a few hours on the 23rd (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Orbost.

Things to do in Cann River

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 22 — 23:

Orbost

Orbost is a town in the Shire of East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia, 375km east of Melbourne and 235km south of Canberra where the Princes Highway crosses the Snowy River. On the 23rd (Sun), trek along Snowy River Estuary Walk, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Snowy River Marlo, and then admire the sheer force of Youngs Creek Falls.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Orbost online tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Cann River to Orbost by car takes about an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Lakes Entrance.

Things to do in Orbost

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 23 — 24:
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Lakes Entrance

— 1 night
Lakes Entrance is a seaside resort and fishing port in eastern Victoria, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): stop by Dove and Lyre.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Lakes Entrance trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Orbost to Lakes Entrance in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 7°C. You will have some time to spend on the 24th (Mon) before leaving for Bairnsdale.

Things to do in Lakes Entrance

Shopping
Find places to stay May 23 — 24:
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Bairnsdale

Head to Bairnsdale at any time of year to discover a busy regional centre from which to explore the vast Gippsland Lakes and spectacular Ninety Mile Beach, or the alpine highlights of Omeo, Dinner Plain and Mount Hotham.
To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Bairnsdale trip planning site.

Getting from Lakes Entrance to Bairnsdale by car takes about an hour. May in Bairnsdale sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 7°C at night. On the 24th (Mon), you'll travel to Paynesville.

Things to do in Bairnsdale

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Tours
Find places to stay May 24 — 25:

Paynesville

Paynesville is a tourist/holiday resort town in the Gippsland region of Victoria, Australia. Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Raymond Island.

To see maps and more tourist information, refer to the Paynesville vacation planner.

Paynesville is just a stone's throw from Bairnsdale. May in Paynesville sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Sale.

Things to do in Paynesville

Wildlife · Parks
Find places to stay May 24 — 25:

Sale

— 1 night
Set sail from Sale to explore the entire Gippsland Lakes and their invigorating fresh air and outdoor activities before heading back to the Port of Sale for the café culture of a major regional hub.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Rosedale Butchers.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Sale trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Paynesville to Sale in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 7°C. You'll have a few hours on the 25th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Traralgon.

Things to do in Sale

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 24 — 25:
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Traralgon

— 1 night
Traralgon's nightlife is concentrated around Kay, Grey, and Franklin Streets, where lines of restaurants and bars entertain visitors and locals alike.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Traralgon Railway Reservoir Conservation Reserve, walk around Newman Park, and then pause for some photo ops at Sir Paul Edmund de Strzelecki Monument.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Traralgon sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Sale to Traralgon in an hour. May in Traralgon sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can go by car to Walhalla.

Things to do in Traralgon

Parks · Wildlife
Find places to stay May 25 — 26:
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Walhalla

Once one of Australia's richest towns and home to over 4000 gold seekers, the sleepy mountainside township of Walhalla is now frozen in time and is home to only 20 residents.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Old Walhalla Post Office Museum.

For more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Walhalla route tool.

You can drive from Traralgon to Walhalla in an hour. May in Walhalla sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 7°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 26th (Wed) before leaving for Moe.

Things to do in Walhalla

Museums
Find places to stay May 26 — 27:
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Moe

Moe is a town in Latrobe Valley in the Gippsland region of Victoria, Australia. To find reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Moe trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Walhalla to Moe in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 7°C. You will leave for Meeniyan on the 26th (Wed).

Things to do in Moe

Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Outdoors
Find places to stay May 26 — 27:

Meeniyan

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): view the masterpieces at Menniyan Art Gallery and then relax and rejuvenate at Koonwarra Day Spa.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Meeniyan road trip app.

Drive from Moe to Meeniyan in an hour. On the 27th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Fish Creek.

Things to do in Meeniyan

Museums · Shopping · Spas

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 26 — 27:
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Fish Creek

Fish Creek is a small township in Victoria, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): learn about winemaking at Gurneys' Cidery and then stop by Alison Lester- Gallery and Bookshop.

To find traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Fish Creek online driving holiday planner.

Fish Creek is just a short distance from Meeniyan. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Wilsons Promontory National Park.

Things to do in Fish Creek

Wineries · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 27 — 28:

Wilsons Promontory National Park

— 1 night
Fondly known as ‘The Prom’, Wilsons Promontory is one of Victoria’s best loved national parks.
To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Wilsons Promontory National Park online route builder.

You can drive from Fish Creek to Wilsons Promontory National Park in an hour. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can go by car to Leongatha.

Things to do in Wilsons Promontory National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature
Find places to stay May 27 — 28:

Leongatha

Leongatha is a town in the foothills of the Strzelecki Ranges, South Gippsland Shire, Victoria, Australia, located 135km south-east of Melbourne. To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Leongatha road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Wilsons Promontory National Park to Leongatha takes 1.5 hours. On the 28th (Fri), you'll travel to Wonthaggi.

Things to do in Leongatha

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Golf
Find places to stay May 28 — 29:

Wonthaggi

Wonthaggi is a seaside town located 132km south east of Melbourne via the South Gippsland and Bass Highways, in the Bass Coast Shire of Gippsland, Victoria, Australia. Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): look for gifts at Treat Time.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Wonthaggi travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Leongatha to Wonthaggi by car takes about an hour. On the 28th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Cape Woolamai.

Things to do in Wonthaggi

Shopping

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 28 — 29:
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Cape Woolamai

Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): head off the coast to Churchill Island.

To find out how to plan a trip to Cape Woolamai, use our trip itinerary maker.

Cape Woolamai is very close to Wonthaggi. In May, daytime highs in Cape Woolamai are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Cowes.

Things to do in Cape Woolamai

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 28 — 29:
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Cowes

— 1 night
Resting on the northern coast of Philip Island, Cowes is sandwiched between a coast and a forest.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): admire nature's wide array of creatures at The Nobbies Centre.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Cowes trip planner.

Cowes is just a short distance from Cape Woolamai. May in Cowes sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel to Koo-Wee-Rup.

Things to do in Cowes

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 28 — 29:
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Koo-Wee-Rup

Koo Wee Rup is a town in Victoria, Australia, 63 km south-east of Melbourne's Central Business District, located within the Shire of Cardinia local government area. To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Koo-Wee-Rup trip planner.

Drive from Cowes to Koo-Wee-Rup in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 10°C. You will leave for Pakenham on the 29th (Sat).

Things to do in Koo-Wee-Rup

Parks · Wildlife · Fun & Games · Nightlife
Find places to stay May 29 — 30:

Pakenham

Pakenham is a satellite suburb of Melbourne on the edge of the West Gippsland region of Victoria, Australia, 56km south-east of Melbourne's Central Business District, located within the Shire of Cardinia local government area. To see traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Pakenham holiday planning app.

Pakenham is just a stone's throw from Koo-Wee-Rup. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 10°C. You'll have a few hours on the 29th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Cockatoo.

Things to do in Pakenham

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Theme Parks
Find places to stay May 29 — 30:

Cockatoo

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Cockatoo trip itinerary site.

Cockatoo is just a stone's throw from Pakenham. Traveling from Pakenham in May, Cockatoo is slightly colder at night with lows of 6°C. On the 29th (Sat), you'll travel to Emerald.

Things to do in Cockatoo

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Trails
Find places to stay May 29 — 30:

Emerald

Emerald is a suburb in the Greater Melbourne area of Victoria, Australia, 44 km south-east of Melbourne's Central Business District, located within the Shires of Cardinia and Yarra Ranges local government areas. To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Emerald tour itinerary planning tool.

Emerald is just a short distance from Cockatoo. May in Emerald sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 6°C at night. You'll set off for Belgrave on the 29th (Sat).

Things to do in Emerald

Parks · Wildlife · Wineries · Shopping
Find places to stay May 29 — 30:

Belgrave

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): head outdoors with Trees Adventure - Glen Harrow Park and then sample the tasty concoctions at Littlebrew.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Belgrave trip itinerary planning tool.

Belgrave is just a stone's throw from Emerald. In May in Belgrave, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 6°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to drive to Yarra Glen.

Things to do in Belgrave

Outdoors · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 29 — 30:

Yarra Glen

Yarra Glen is a town in Victoria, Australia, 40 km north-east from Melbourne's central business district. To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Yarra Glen day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Belgrave to Yarra Glen in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In May, daytime highs in Yarra Glen are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. You'll set off for Bundoora on the 30th (Sun).

Things to do in Yarra Glen

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Fun & Games
Find places to stay May 30 — 31:

Bundoora

Start off your visit on the 30th (Sun): pause for some photo ops at Fairfield Industrial Dog Object.

For ratings and other tourist information, you can read our Bundoora road trip website.

Traveling by car from Yarra Glen to Bundoora takes an hour. In May, daily temperatures in Bundoora can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. On the 30th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Tullamarine.
Find places to stay May 30 — 31:
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Tullamarine

Start off your visit on the 30th (Sun): browse the range of quality goods at Highpoint Shopping Centre.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Tullamarine online travel planner.

Tullamarine is just a stone's throw from Bundoora. In May, daily temperatures in Tullamarine can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Tullamarine

Shopping

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 30 — 31:
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Australia travel guide

4.7
Beaches · Gardens · Wildlife Areas
Australia is a country of breathtaking beauty and unforgettable adventure. From coast to coast you’ll find ancient rainforests, towering cities, stunning outback landscapes and white sand beaches. It’s not only the scenery that varies here, but also the lifestyle. Lay back and relax within a coastal paradise, explore the bustling laneways of a lively metropolis, or feed your sense of adventure in the most remote and remarkable pockets of the country. Whether you’re connecting with Aboriginal culture, tasting seafood straight from the ocean, or diving with gentle whale sharks, you’ll discover why there’s nothing like Australia.

Phillip Island travel guide

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Wildlife Areas · Islands · Zoos
A rocky outcrop set against the charming backdrop of the Westernport Bay, Phillip Island boasts sandy beaches and scenic hillsides. Important preservation areas exist on the island, serving as home to a variety of species, such as wallabies, kangaroos, and seals. Surfing is a popular activity, with the area’s waves and breakers being renowned as among the most reliable in the country.