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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Scenic Viewpoint
“Who wouldn't want to spend a barmy summer night watching these little guys come in from a long day fishing, to provide for their family back in the sand dunes of Phillip Island. A long time favourite of visitors to Phillip Island. Be sure to book well in advance in the summer months as this popular tourist attraction is often sold day.”
  • 92 locals recommend
“The famous Grand Prix Circuit and Visitor centre. This is where the action happens during Motorbike GP, Superbikes and more. Only 27 min walk from our Guesthouse or a 2 min drive up the road.”
  • 57 locals recommend
Other Great Outdoors
“Get up close and personal to Australias wildlife in natural surrounds. You can even hand feed the Kangaroos and Wallabies”
  • 26 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Ten little penguins would probably do it but there are plenty of other reasons to plan an adventure on Phillip Island. This little island is big on activities for every weekend wanderer: surfers and sand-castle builders, wildlife watchers and sports spectators, foodies and fishing fans, jazz cats and history buffs. The best bit (aside from the penguins)? It's only a 90-minute drive from Melbourne. Jump in the car and you'll be there in a jiffy.”
  • 74 locals recommend
  • 3 Experiences
“Excellent quality, generous family meals - recommended. Bookings needed on weekends and during school holidays. ”
  • 17 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Rural Phillip Island, off Australia’s southern coast, near Melbourne, is known for its storied motor circuit, as well as for its wildlife. At Phillip Island Nature Park, spectators gather nightly to watch the Penguin Parade, when fairy penguins make their return to burrows on the beach. The Nobbies outcropping is the viewing site for Seal Rocks, an offshore basking place for fur seals.”
  • 26 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
Grocery Store
“Smallest range but easiest to get to which depending on the time of year can be a key consideration in Cowes!”
  • 8 locals recommend
“My fave place to be on a Sunday afternoon. Sipping beautiful wine, eating cheese and nibbles and listening to the owner singing and playing his guitar. Fab ”
  • 17 locals recommend
Bowling Alley
“There’s plenty of fun to be had for all ages, abilities and occasions here at PI Tenpin! Children, adult or corporate parties are all available. With a fully licensed bar, pool tables, arcades and lazer available, you’ll find hours of entertainment at PI Tenpin.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Place to eat
“Great Food but you can also sit by the open fire with a nice glass of wine and shared platter.”
  • 11 locals recommend
“The shed sells a variety of things. The butcher nextdoor does outstanding meat.”
  • 8 locals recommend
“Great wine & great food. Picturesque surroundings and plenty of space for kids to run around.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Lovely art galley with regularly changing artist. Has quite cafe with indoor and outdoor seating.”
  • 10 locals recommend
“The monthly market with fresh fruit and veggies, odd bits and bobs, art, garage sale items, plants, honey, and friendly people galore - good fun, with some serious bargains to be had.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“If you love birds & wildlife this is a great place to view in their natural habitat ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Beat the crowds and queue's at the big 2 supermarkets and shop for the essentials at IGA. Also has a great wine selection and walking distance from accommodation”
  • 6 locals recommend