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Puffing Billy, Moonlit Sanctuary & Penguins Day Tour provided by Bunyip Tours

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Puffing Billy, Moonlit Sanctuary & Penguins Day Tour

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
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Updated 17/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from Puffing Billy, Moonlit Sanctuary & Penguins Day Tour
We have been closely monitoring recommendations from the Australian Government & World Health Organisation (WHO) & based on their advice we have enhanced our cleaning procedures and implemented precautionary measures to ensure the highest levels of safety.
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Updated 17/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
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  • 1
    Puffing Billy Railway
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
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  • 3
    The Nobbies Centre
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 4
    Phillip Island Nature Parks - Penguin Parade
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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Important Information
Duration
12–14 hours
Inclusions
  • Friendly & informative tour guide
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Pickup from selected hotels
  • One-way journey on Puffing Billy Steam Train
  • Entry to Moonlit Sanctuary & the Penguin Parade
  • WiFi on board
  • Entry/Admission - Puffing Billy Railway
  • Entry/Admission - Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park
  • Entry/Admission - Phillip Island Nature Parks - Penguin Parade
Exclusions
  • Meals & drinks
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Please limit luggage to a small backpack weighing no more than 11lbs ( 5 kg)
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • If travelling with an infant, please contact Tour Operator directly and request infant seat
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 24 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
23Reviews
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JRC wrote a review Feb 2020
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We had one full day to see as much as we could. Jon was wonderful and the scenery and tour was amazing plus we added on an evening to Phillip Island, After the first part of the tour we were dropped off and Kelli continued the tour and she was fantastic. She was knowledgeable
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Gaz wrote a review Oct 2019
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Lovely half day at Healesville - tour guide was a huge help, reserved us seats at Spirit of the Sky bird show, must see. Then off to Puffing Billy for a 30min train ride through Dandenong forest. Fun for the kids. Feed the birds after the train ride(included) lots of fun
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Supreeda S wrote a review Oct 2019
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Bill is the best. He look after us so well. Nice & friendly, lots of info, reserved the best seats, took photos... everything you need ! :)
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Margs wrote a review Sep 2019
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The experience is so much better with a small group tour. Our guide Bill made sure we had the best seats at the Bird Show even queuing up in advance and saving us a spot. We had an amazing close-up experience at the animal hospital in the Healesville Sanctuary where an injured
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Date of experience: September 2019
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BethfromA2 wrote a review Sep 2019
Ann Arbor, Michigan115 contributions41 helpful votes
We wanted to go to both Healesville Sanctuary and Puffin Billy in the Dangdenongs. Our "tour guide" was Tobey who talked for about 10 minutes total during the 8 hour tour.He didn't introduce himself or have the participants introduce themselves. That always helps make the
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Date of experience: August 2019
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About the operator

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jenniferonthemove
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Three super tours with fantastic guides
I'd award five stars to all three Bunyip experiences, so this review covers the Neighbours Tour (w/Chris), Healesvi
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M8378YDjenniferk
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Unforgettable two-day trip with Rach
The two-day trip along the Great Ocean Road was an amazing experience! We were very lucky to have Rach as our tour
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paul_aus_hamburg
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Awesome trip to the Great Ocean Road and the Grampians
We spend a lovely trip to the Great Ocean Road and the Grampians and saw a lot of wild life (koalas, emus, cangaroo
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Jamtraveltips
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Amazing 2 days with Bunyip Tours
My husband and I NEVER take organized tours... we usually despise them. However, my husband always gets stuck dri
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Vankhanh289
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Fantastic Tour with Alan!
Me and my friend took this tour in the last summer. All the sightseeings, accommodation, foods were great. And the
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Vicki E
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Great Ocean Road
If you're visiting Melbourne and have a day to spare, take this tour with Bunyip tours. It is always a small bus,
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Michele A
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Great day with Bunyip Tours -and the Penguins were the highlight!
This was a well organized full day activity tour with a number of stops. Each stop had adequate time to explore/en
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Bradenrace
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Penguin parade Tour
Ricky is a legend! Very informative tour throughout the entire day. He kept us entertained and took great care of o
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SeanLittleOfficial
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Amazing tour with Chris!
I did this tour on the 16th of March and it was absolutely amazing! It started off with an incredibly warm welcome
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Casuals123
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Neighbours tour
Great day and good value. Only disapointment we didnt meet and greet a star from the show and would like to have s
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hugho673
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Great if you can only do a day
This was a great tour. A couple of hours drive with stops to the park followed by a really awesome hike (about 1.5
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globalnex
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Excellent!
Took the Great Ocean Tour. Our Guide, Corey was excellent, entertaining & made the the long tour relaxing. The sig
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dom1947
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sara made us smile
we had a full day from 10am to 11 30 pm.we covered various sites from an animal sanctuary with lunch ,to tour of fa
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brandon967
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Great tour and great guide
This is a must do. Sarah went above and beyond. She took us to all the included stops plus made an additional stop
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Natasha T
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Perfect day, doing/seeing a lot more than I expected!
This really broke up my Melbourne holiday - allowed me to see so much more of the beautiful state than if I just st
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Key Details
  • Duration: 12–14 hours
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