Really well organised tour. Alex was a great guide, very knowledgeable with a good sense of humour. Moonlit animal sanctuary was very hands on with the animals especially the Wallabies. Winery very relaxing with great views. The Penguin Parade was why we were the ultimately- amazing. We did the guided ranger tour. Louise our ranger, was again passionate about Penguins and vey knowledgeable. Would not have missed this trip for the world! J and L
What a great guide Callum is. He picked us up from our hotel bang on time and was informative, engaging and humourous throughout the trip. He really is a credit to Go West Tours. If Callum is your guide you will have a great day!!
Coach was comfortable with wifi. A day you will remember...book it.
Great tour with a fabulous guide Scott, thoroughly enjoyed the day out and trip to Phillip Island. The smaller group was so much more relaxing and organised. The penguin viewing was an amazing experience. I would highly recommend
Relaxed and highly interesting tour with very nice and knowledgeable guide. We had the opportunity to get close to the native animals and take our time to watch them and take cute photos. The wine tasting was excellent, with a nice lady from Scotland explaining their wines. Finally the highlight was visiting the penguin parade. There were lots of tourists, but we had booked the ranger tour, which was a small group, so we got a lot of information from the ranger and sat even closer to the penguins when they finally appeared from the sea - a fantastic sight ! So cute these little fellows ! A real must-do and-see when in Melbourne !
what a great tour. Spent just enough time at the wildlife reserve on the way to see everything and move on. The penguin parade was terrific and I highly recommend the ranger tour as it permitted us to get away from the large crowds. We loved having the headset on so the ranger could talk to us throughout the evening. Tim was FANTASTIC and was a logistical genius and made everything run so smoothly.
Really good value for money. It and #39;s basically a full day of sights (although a later start so you can have a lie in!). Aside from a bit of a short stop in town, nothing felt rushed or too dragged out. It and #39;s the kind of trip you and #39;d happily take again. Frank the guide was great... he deserves a raise!
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One of the most beautiful experience you can have in your life, the tour guide was very helpful recommending the seats to have the best view.
Really nice tour guide and everything was as described. It was a very nice trip.
This was a fantastic tour! Dave was great and very entertaining. We loved the opportunity to feed the kangaroos and wallabies. The winery was fun and had great snacks. The highlight of course was the penguin parade and that was so much fun. I wish I had known ahead of time that we weren't allowed to take pictures of the actual event, but it also allowed me to just watch and appreciate. I loved the small group and think it's a much more pleasant experience than in a large, impersonal group.
Very good tour. The bus driver / tour guide was great nothing was too much trouble for him and he gave us very informative information along the way. 10 out of 10 for Callum.
Our tour guide was entertaining and make the trip interesting, worth the price and the penguin experience was awesome. I love the time spent at Moonlight Sanctuary too, up close with Kangaroo and Koala. The tour guide give us enough time to spend time with the cute animals. Wine tasting session was good too, even though it did get a little bored. Too bad there was no chocolate factory visit for our trip..
Great experience and well worth it - amazing to see these small penguins on their daily return and so close by
Easy, relaxing and unrushed. Perfect if you and #39;re travelling with children or elderly. I went alone and still enjoyed it since I didn and #39;t expect it to be action-packed. Moonlit Sanctuary is smaller than many other bigger places to see animals, but good enough. Penguins are cute and worth seeing.
had very bad weather, yet our guide was extremely friendly, and the events/destinations are well spread out with enough time at every place. would definitely do it again when the weather is better!
This was a very well-paced and worthwhile tour. Visiting the Moonlit Sanctuary park provided some nice opportunities for getting close to well-fed kangaroos and other Australian animals. The winery offered a nice break before the penguin parade at sunset. And of course, the penguins: they took their time appearing, but were a delight when they did. The guide, Daniel, clearly loves Melbourne and enjoys his job, and he made sure to address everyone's needs. Overall, a good day out, and a good value.
What a great tour! We loved the Moonlight Sanctuary. I could have spent all day there, but the best part of the day was the Penguin Parade. We must have seen close to 800 penguins in that evening! They're so tiny and hilarious 3 I highly recommend GoWest and any of their wonderful tours. This was an experience I will never forget.
weather not good on the day but we had lucky breaks when needed.
Penguins lived up to their reputation and gave a good show for all
Although the trip is a long one, it is well worth it to see this amazing event. It is worth the extra fee to have a guided tour, as it allows seating very close to the water and the walk path of the Penguins. Our guide was extremely knowledgeable and cheerful, but also allowed us to rest on the return trip. Don't miss this beautiful tour.
This was an amazing tour and it was my second time and I enjoyed it even more as we were closer to the penguins this time. We paid to be closer but it was well worth it. They are so cute. This was a smaller tour and very enjoyable. Highly recommend this tour.
Philip our guide and driver was fantastic! All aorund exceelent tour and journey!
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