Things to do at Phillip Island
Destination Phillip Island
Phillip Island is a place to immerse yourself in the magical wonders of Australia's natural realms, from its distinctive animals to landscapes of poetic proportions. Phillip Island's key point of difference is the ease with which you can experience everything. Just 26 kilometres long, Phillip Island it only takes 15 minutes to drive across.
More than a quarter of the island is devoted to nature and world class eco-tourism experiences. The southern coast boasts famous surf breaks, spectacular coastline and is also home to the world famous Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit, hosting the world class events MotoGP and Superbike World Championships as well as V8 Supercars and an array of national motorsport events.
On Phillip Island wildlife encounters abound from the nightly Little Penguin parade, up close viewing of the koalas and seals and the thousands of birds that reside on the Island. Our attractions are as diverse as the wildlife with scenic helicopter flights, high octane action including go karting and hot laps at the Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit (not available during MotoGP), trout fishing, bush tucker trails, or mind boggling experiences at A Maze'N Things are also on offer.
Food and wine experiences encompass local produce including Island meats, local seafood and sweet treats from the Phillip Island Chocolate Factory. Star rated and accredited accommodation choices can be found all over the island from the main township of Cowes to the seaside villages of Rhyll, Smiths Beach and San Remo.
Enjoy the Island pre and post your visit to this years MotoGP and return other times to immerse yourself in experiences from nature to motorsport.
For information about Phillip Island including attractions, dining, maps, accommodation see the Official Tourism Industry site http://www.visitphillipisland.com