Moonlit Sanctuary

Voted top wildlife park experience in the RACV poll for Victoria’s 101 best tourist experiences!

Meet endangered Australian native animals in a natural bushland setting, during the day or on our unique and magical evening walks.

Located half way between Melbourne and Phillip Island near Tooradin.

Daytime:

Open daily from 10am to 5pm. Get close to koalas, kangaroos and dingos, as well as colourful native birds, including cockatoos and waterbirds. See reptiles, frogs, and interesting insects in our visitor centre. Have a coffee in our cafe overlooking our wetlands and grazing kangaroos. Photo opportunities available.

Visit with a Mornington Peninsula Attractions Pass, with free entry to Ashcombe Maze, Cape Schanck Lighthouse, and Peninsula Hot Springs as well. Buy them at Moonlit Sanctuary!

Evening tours:

Come close to animals now extinct on mainland Australia, like the southern bettong, Tasmanian devil, and red-bellied pademelon, as well as kangaroos and koalas. See Aussie animals when they are most active, after dark! Our guided tours run every night, but bookings are essential. Or treat yourself to a private tour, ideal for the wildlife lover or photography enthusiast.

We also offer:

* School holiday programs

* Children’s parties and functions for groups.

* Educational programs for school groups

* “Keeper for the day” experience.

550 Tyabb-Tooradin Road, Pearcedale 3912 Get Directions
03 5978 7935
03 5978 7934
View website
Email operator