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  • Location:Melbourne, Australia
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Melbourne Super Saver: Great Ocean Road and Phillip Island plus Melbourne Attraction Pass

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With this package you are guaranteed to save over 25% compared to booking the tours separately!

Experience majestic coastal scenery, native wildlife encounters, amazing marine creatures and panoramic urban views with this Super Saver combo pass. Take two full day tours along the breathtaking Great Ocean Road and to Phillip Island, home of the Koala Conservation Centre and famous Penguin Parade. Make the most of your time in the city with passes to SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium and Eureka Skydeck 88, and save more than 25% compared to booking all the tours individually.


  • Great Ocean Road classic tour plus Phillip Island Penguin Parade and Melbourne Attraction Pass
  • Admire the Twelve Apostles as you travel along the iconic Great Ocean Road
  • Witness the little penguin parade as they return home to their burrows on Phillip Island
  • Upgrade to the Penguin Plus, Penguin Skybox or Private Penguin Parade (extra costs)
  • Use the Melbourne Attraction Pass to watch sharks swim at SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium and view Melbourne from above at Eureka Skydeck 88.
  • Enjoy commentary from friendly and informative guides
  • Small-group tour with maximum 24 people ensures a more personalized attention from your guide

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What You Can Expect

Melbourne Super Saver: Great Ocean Road and Phillip Island plus Melbourne Attraction Pass

Phillip Island Penguin Parade

This Super Saver pass combines two popular full-day tours and the Melbourne Attraction Pass, which allows entry into the SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium and Eureka Skydeck 88. Enjoy savings of more than 25% with this Super Saver, compared to booking each tour and attraction separately.

On the Great Ocean Road tour, soak in some of the most beautiful coastal scenery on the planet while traveling through picturesque resort towns, pristine stretches of beach and the rain forest of Great Otway National Park. The drive comes to a dramatic finish at the limestone stacks of the Twelve Apostles and the beautiful but tragic Loch Ard Gorge on Australia's ‘Shipwreck Coast.’

On Phillip Island, get an up-close encounter with kangaroos, koalas and wombats, and watch the famous Penguin Parade, when hundreds of fairy penguins emerge from the ocean and waddle across a local beach to their burrows.

See Itinerary below for full tour details. The two day tours must be taken within seven days of each other. Passes for Melbourne Aquarium and Eureka Skydeck 88 are distributed on the day of the Great Ocean Road tour and are valid for six months.


Great Ocean Road Classic Tour:
Start your Melbourne immersion with the road trip everyone's talking about! Follow the historical Great Ocean Road, one of the world's most scenic coastal routes, as it winds along Victoria's southwest coast, passing long golden beaches, rugged sandstone cliffs and eucalypt-tree rainforest.

Pass the beach resort villages of Lorne and Apollo Bay and take in panoramic coastal views from the Cape Otway Lighthouse. Hear the tragic tales of the Loch Ard Gorge and discover why this spectacularly wild part of Victoria is known as the Shipwreck Coast. Then, enjoy a traditional Australian barbeque lunch.

The route also takes you among the soaring eucalypt trees of the Otway rain forest, and to the offshore sandstone stacks called the Twelve Apostles. 

Phillip Island Penguin Parade:
On another day (within seven days of your Great Ocean Road tour), travel to Phillip Island to visit the Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park for a hands-on wildlife experience. Learn about the park's conservation efforts, hand-feed a kangaroo, see wallabies and wombats, or have the opportunity to get a photo taken with a koala. You'll also see flying possums and other cute Australian marsupial mammals.

Next, you'll see sheep shearing and working dogs in action at the historic farm on neighboring Churchill Island before visiting the Koala Conservation Centre. Visit Phillip Island's wild and rugged surf beaches at Cape Woolamai, and see basking fur seals at Seal Rocks and the rocky outcrop known as the Nobbies.

As dusk falls, get ready for the main event at Summerland Beach, as Victoria's largest colony of little penguins return home from a day of fishing at sea, waddling their way up the sands to their burrows.

Enhance your penguin-viewing experience with a choice of upgrade options. Choose the Penguin Plus option to have a better view of the penguins from the comfort of an exclusive viewing area with private boardwalk. Or be warm and dry in a Penguin Skybox and watch the penguins from an elevated indoor viewing area while enjoying drinks and canapés. Choose the Private Penguin Parade for front-row seats on the sand with access to the penguins, joining an exclusive small group visit with a private ranger guide.

SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium
See the amazing world of aquatic animals such as sandbar whaler sharks, gray nurse sharks, Port Jackson sharks, king penguins, gentoo penguins, freshwater sawfish, smooth stingrays, green sea turtles and big-bellied seahorses at Australia's largest aquarium.

Eureka Skydeck 88

Enjoy unparalleled views of Melbourne from the top of the Eureka Tower on the banks of the Yarra River. Take in 360-degree floor-to-ceiling views of Melbourne, equally brilliant by day or when twinkling with lights at night.

Customer Reviews

Adeola A

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2016

Amazing tour with an excellent guide, Dale. Lots of photo opportunities. I highly recommend this tour.

Nga Yee Vivian C

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2015

I had a great time with Bunyip. The guides, Alan for Great Ocean Tour and Rio for Philip Island Tour, are just amazing! They are very friendly, helpful and knowledgable. Tours run down are well-planned and smooth. Though there is some problem with the coach on the day to Philip Island, but problem was solved quickly by having a change of coach, to ensure our safety and to catch up with the itinerary. Really appreciated, will definitely join Bunyip for other tours!

Brian R

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Rael was awesome and the trip was very well planned and executed.

Diana J

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

Wonderful! Coastline is gorgeous, forests are pretty on the Great Ocean Road. The trip to Phillip Island was everything I hoped for and more, despite the unexpected cold weather. The penguins are a national treasure!

Kenten W

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2015

The combo tour package with Bunyip Tours was a great deal. The Great Ocean Road was a long drive, but it was beautiful even on a cold and windy August day. The stops along the way were also interesting include the Otway lighthouse. The Phillip Island tour was made more entertaining by a great guide Peter, who gave great information along the long drives. The stops at Moonlit Santuary to feed the tamed Kangaroos and Wallabies and see other native animals, Churchill Island farm to check out sheep shearing, Koala Conservation Center, Nobbies, and the Penguin center to see the small penguin return to their nest were all very fun. In addition, the tickets to SeaLife Aquarium and Skydeck were great bonuses. As a tourist with 3.5 days in Melbourne, this was a great deal and highly recommended.

Robert W. M

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2015

Excellent tour package. Both the great ocean road and phillip island tours were great,we upgraded to vip on the phillip island penguin parade and it was well worth it. In the package we also got tickets for the aquarium and tower.

Chantale C Canada

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2015

2 fantastic tours. Thank you to Mary and Phillip, our guides for the days. They were the best.

Tiffany Y United States of ... 

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

Phenomenal experience of Australia! Both tours had breathtaking views on natural landmarks, so I was able to get plenty of gorgeous photos. The tour guide was delightful and very informative, I learned a lot about Australia from these tours. The wildlife in the area was spectacular and I was able to get fairly close-up look on a variety of species, including being able to feed some of them like the wallabies! The Phillip Island penguin parade was quite chilly, but it was by far worth it for the experience. Over the course of both days we were able to hit many spots within good timing. I've absolutely fallen in love with the state of Victoria, so much that hopefully I'll be back very soon! Thank you Viator for this lovely tour.


5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

These 2 trips are long but you get yours money worth. It was definitely worth it and would recommend it. I took my 2 elderly parents with walkers and the drivers were so helpful and patient. Thanks


5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

Tom our driver was great! The scenery was lovely. Lots of great pictures including the option we chose to take the helicopter ride at the 12 Apostles. Well worth the little extra. The day started raining and we saw so many rainbows. Had more of a clear day when it really counted. We traveled the first day of winter so a little chilly.

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