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Penguins to Prom via Mornington Peninsula - Two Day Tour

0427 860 027

Tour operated by:

Australian Coastal Mountain Tours

This two day tour starts by exploring the cultural city of Melbourne, before heading along the Port Phillip Bay coastline on the way to Phillip Island. Take an exciting Dolphin watching cruise, including a swim with the beautiful sea creatures if you wish.

You will also enjoy the opportunity to see Koalas in their natural habitat at the Koala Conservation Centre, followed by a visit to the Nobbies and Seal Rocks which is home to the largest Australian Fur Seal Colony.

As night falls you will head to the Penguin Parade A Penguin Odyssey, which is home of the little penguins. Watch the little penguins emerge from the sea and make way, with a waddle, to their homes in the sand.

Day two is spent surrounded by Australian native bushland and wildlife, as your take scenic walks through the fern gullies and stringy bark forest at Wilsons Promontory National Park. After lunch they will take a walk along the nosiest beach - Squeaky Beach - before heading back to Melbourne.

Price & booking



Small group vehicle, friendly and experienced tour guide, dolphin experience (weather permitting), Penguin Parade Plus view option, Koala Conservation Centre entry fee, Wilsons Promontory entre fee, picnic lunch, continental breakfast on day two, dinner at Cowes, lunch and wine tasting in Mornington, tea and coffee. Twin share accommodation is also included.

Cancellation and booking policy

Australian Coastal Mountain Tours reserve the right to alter fares and itineraries in unforeseen circumstances. Passenger cancellation of any day tour, in less than 24 hours prior to departure time will result in a 50 per cent refund of money paid. Cancellation within 12 hours of tour departure of failure to take up a tour will result in a total forfeiture of the tour fare.Extended Tours: Cancellation of any extended tours within 72 hours to 30 days prior to departure will result in a 25 per cent cancellation fee of the tour cost. Cancellation within 24 hours to 72 hours prior to departure will result in a 50 per cent cancellation fee of the tour cost. Cancellation or transfer within 24 hours prior to departure date will result in a 100 per cent cancellation fee.

More info

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Days of operation:
  • They pick you up and drop you off near Melbourne city

    Departure details: 10/10/14 - 31/03/15

Tour starting location:
Melbourne CBD area
Tour highlights:
  • Wilsons Promontory
Mode of transport:
  • Coach
  • Limousine
  • Four Wheel Drive
  • Nature based
  • Other
  • Walking
  • Wildlife
  • Food and Wine
  • Courtesy transfer
  • Check-in desk
  • Crewed charter
  • Fishing equipment
  • Guide
  • Public telephone
  • English
  • Barbeque
  • Birdwatching
  • Cruising
  • Dolphin watching
  • Snorkelling
  • Swim with fish
  • Animal Viewing
  • Bushwalking
  • Guided walks
  • Wine tasting

Tour operator

Australian Coastal & Mountain Tours provides unique Nature Based Australian Experiences throughout Melbourne and the surrounding regions of Victoria. Tour experiences range from the full day Penguin Parade and city tours, right through to ten day Sydney to Melbourne coastline and inland mountainous tour experiences.

Australian Coastal & Mountain Tours provides luxury transportation with an eight seater Mercedes Viano and a seven seater Land Rover four-wheel drive.

The quality provided through partners enhances the customer experience with food, wine, accommodation and activities. Polperro in Sorrento for Dolphin swims, Phillip Island Nature parks, Wild Creek Estate, Healsville Sanctuary, Port side Motel in Port Campbell and many more.

The Upper Yarra Valley Discovery tour gives you Australian wildlife, Mountain views, great wine and great food and we can even throw in a brewery for good measure. The perfect no rush day tour.

Great Ocean Road is a one to four day experiences including rainforest walks, the Twelve Apostles, helicopter rides, kangaroos and koalas, and breathtaking views of the coast.

On the Penguin Parade and Dolphin experience, you can swim with the dolphins on the Mornington Peninsula by day, and see Australia's little penguins by night or make it two days and spend the night in the beachside town of Inverloch before passing the day exploring the amazing Wilsons Promontory National Park, one of the most breathtaking national parks in the world.

Sydney to Melbourne is the ultimate Australian east coast experience covers all bases, from the city to the coast, and into the mountains.

For further information please see website for details.

Opening hours:

The office is open between 8:00am and 17:00pm. Pop into the tour desk at Treasury on Collins (Corner Collins and Queen streets) for bookings and information about all that is Melbourne.

  • Australian Regional Tourism Network

  • Tourism Alliance Victoria

  • Visitor Information Centre