World Penguin Weekend – Penguins, Plastics & You

Posted on 16/04/2018 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

What better time could there be to learn about penguins, plastics and our impact on the ocean and its inhabitants than during World Penguin Weekend on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 April?

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Preparing for Shearwater departure

Posted on 12/04/2018 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

The annual short-tailed shearwater migration is due to begin in mid-April, and this year Phillip Island Nature Parks has joined forces with VicRoads to increase the chicks’ chances of successfully departing the island, and to increase the awareness of motorists to potentially hazardous driving conditions.

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Making a difference by volunteering

Posted on 06/04/2018 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

The new Volunteer Program at Phillip Island Nature Parks seems to be striking a chord with a whole range of people for a whole range of reasons, but it’s not hard to spot a common theme that motivates many of these dedicated folk.

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Science to fascinate Phillip Island

Posted on 30/03/2018 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

Music with milk bottles, disappearing pencils and optical illusions are just a few of the hands-on activities that families can enjoy at the Antarctic Journey at the Nobbies.

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Easter Fun for the whole Family

Posted on 19/03/2018 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

Phillip Island Nature Parks’ 10th annual Easter Fun Festival promises two excitement-filled days on Saturday 31 March and Sunday 1 April as this popular community event brings Churchill Island Heritage Farm alive with activities, demonstrations, and entertainment to suit all ages.

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Locals Love Discovering Their Island Home

Posted on 09/03/2018 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

Over 2,500 Bass Coast Shire community members enjoyed discovering their Island Home at Phillip Island Nature Parks’ eighth Community Open Day held on Sunday 4 March.

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Phillip Island Nature Parks Board Update – March 2018

Posted on 07/03/2018 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

The Phillip Island Nature Parks Board met on Thursday 1 and Friday 2 March to discuss a range of important issues and opportunities.

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Outrageous antics in the Antarctic

Posted on 27/02/2018 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

Step into an Antarctic Wonderland this Labour Day Long Weekend for one of the craziest tea parties you’re ever likely to attend. What else could you possibly expect when the festivities have been organised by the Mad Hatter, and a magical Mad Hatter at that?

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Bass Coast Residents invited to Community Open Day

Posted on 16/02/2018 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

Bass Coast Shire residents are invited to enjoy free entry and join the fun of Phillip Island Nature Parks’ eighth annual Community Open Day on Sunday 4 March.

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Next instalment for Bushbank

Posted on 13/02/2018 by Phillip Island Nature Parks

The Barb Martin Bushbank enters a new era as the Bushbank committee working group formally transfers management of the nursery operations to the Phillip Island Nature Parks on Friday 16 February.

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