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Cruise & boat tours

Twilight Cruise

03 5952 3501

Tour operated by:

Wildlife Coast Cruises

The Twilight Cruise is a perfect way to end your day on Phillip Island.

Cruise through the sheltered waters of Westernport Bay, along the picturesque coastline of Mornington Peninsula and French Island. Learn about the area's rich maritime history and visit the Australian naval submarine HMAS "Otama," while watching out for seals and dolphins which inhabit these waters.

Purchase a drink from the licensed bar, while enjoying platters of finger food served by a team of friendly crew. As you cruise across the Bay, watch the sun set over the entrance to Bass Strait, and see the lights of Cowes begin to sparkle as you return to the jetty.

Price & booking

Tour pricing information (GST included)

Type Valid Price
01/04/15 - 31/03/16 $44.00
Child rate applicable from four to 15 years (under four years free of charge).
01/04/15 - 31/03/16 $32.00
Two adults and two children.
01/04/15 - 31/03/16 $130.00
Cancellation and booking policy

Cruises may be cancelled due to adverse weather, insufficient bookings, special events, breakdowns. In any of these events, a refund will be offered. If cancelled by the passenger within 48 hours of cruise a refund less a $5.00 booking fee will apply.

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Days of operation:
  • Departs Cowes Jetty one hour before sunset, please contact Wildlife Coast Cruises

    Departure details: 01/09/14 - 01/08/15

Tour starting location:
Cowes Jetty
Mode of transport:
  • Motor Vessel
  • Boat
  • Car park
  • Check-in desk
  • Crewed charter
  • Guide
  • English
  • Birdwatching
  • Cruising
  • Dolphin watching
  • Animal Viewing
Disabled access:
Limited disabled access - please contact Wildlife Coast Cruises for further information.

Tour operator

Wildlife Coast Cruises is an environmentally accredited business which operates around the beautiful waters of Phillip Island, Seal Rocks, Westernport Bay and Wilson's Promontory.

The flagship is the Kasey Lee, a state of the art catamaran 65 feet in length, manned by friendly and professional crew who are happy to care for and entertain you along your journey.

Immerse yourself in an amazing wildlife experience, to visit Australia's largest fur seal colony off the western tip of Phillip Island. The Seal Watching Cruise is a relaxing yet educational two hour scenic wildlife cruise, with a personal commentary from the cruise captain, up-close view of thousands of frolicking seals, followed by tea, coffee, biscuits and cake on your return voyage.

Relax as you cruise through the sheltered waters of Westernport Bay, along the Mornington Peninsula and French Island coast. During the Twilight Cruise you will visit the wreck of an Australian naval submarine and learn about the area's rich maritime history. Sip your favourite drink from the licensed bar, enjoy platters of complimentary finger food served by the friendly crew, and watch the sun slip below the horizon as you cruise back to Cowes.

Wildlife Coast Cruises has many other cruises on its schedule, including trips to Farmer's Markets, Whale Cruises, Lunch Cruises, Wilsons Promontory and more.

Wildlife Coast Cruises also offer packages for tour groups and will customise private charters for any special events such as birthdays, weddings, corporate groups and more.

For further information please see the website.

Opening hours:

A variety of cruises operate at both Phillip Island and Wilson's Promontory according to schedule and weather conditions.

  • Sunday to Saturday

    8:00am - 6:00pm

Other tours by this operator
  • Tourism Alliance Victoria

  • Wildlife Tourism Australia