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Urban Penguin Tours

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I had never seen penguins so close to me before and I didn't know they come to Australia, I don't... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2016
Veneto, Italy
via mobile
Penguins Galore

The Penguin attraction in Melbourne was definitely a highlight as we went early evening and were... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2016
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27 Aug 2016
26 Jun 2016
“Penguins Galore”
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Docklands, Melbourne, Victoria 3008, Australia
+61 3 9646 4553
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Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

I had never seen penguins so close to me before and I didn't know they come to Australia, I don't have any photos , I enjoyed that moment, it really felt magical at the su sunset

Reviewed 26 June 2016

The Penguin attraction in Melbourne was definitely a highlight as we went early evening and were able to see the penguins come on shore and walk up the road to their areas. There were so many at shore it was amazing to see. The rules...More

Thank Chu303
Reviewed 17 April 2015 via mobile

we visited this place on 17th april 2015 at night 6 am b'coz of cloudy weather we seen them in dark night but great experiance to see thair world they walk togather in street we enjoyed a lot around walk way to watched them ...wonderfull...More

1  Thank Natural_World9
Reviewed 2 March 2015

didn't even know they lived in a warm climate. had to see the penguin parade. was dark outside but you could see them coming in groups from the ocean to feed their little ones. so cute. too bad we couldn't take pictures as the flash...More

Thank Pauline R
Reviewed 18 April 2014

A great way to see Melbourne by boat and we did not need a boat license. The staff told us where to go and a map was provided. We went past the Bolte Bridge and past Federation Square and stopped at Crown Casino. Kids loved...More

1  Thank TheBoatie
Reviewed 29 September 2013

Loved seeing the penguins on the beach at night!! was so sweet seeing them... Beware you can not take pictures with the flash on as it will blind them. There are some penguin guides there that shout this at you!! Should be more warnings of...More

1  Thank Kellyjeynes
Reviewed 28 May 2012

We visited the Phillip Island Fairy Penguin Colony on Grayline Bus Penguin Express Tour. Well worth the money and the wait. Took the little penguins quite a while to get out of the surf, then they arrived in droves.

Thank Sanndra R
Reviewed 12 December 2011

Took a 2 hours bus ride to Phillips island .Waited another 2 hours at the c entre / stage , after 8pm only about 20 or 30 penguins came to shore. Can't even take photos .Souverniers are too expensive.Tourist money is keeping the Centre active...More

3  Thank mohzan
Reviewed 24 December 2007

Don't usually write reviews on these pages but after experiencing the Urbanpenguins Tour in Melbourne from Docklands I thought I would advise those interested in seeing Penguins in Melbourne that this tour is the ONLY one to do. 2 main reasons. 1.The urbanpenguins are a...More

8  Thank bettafarm
Reviewed 23 December 2007

My family and i took our guests from Japan on the urban penguins and loved our experience. We all thourougly recommend it to other tourists, families, couples or anyone for that matter. We motored out from the famous Docklands in Melbourne city with the sun...More

18  Thank MelbournePenguin
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