20 Fun School Holiday Ideas on Phillip Island!

1. Take a cruise to see the Australian Fur Seals on board the Wild Ocean Eco Boat, enjoy a pirate adventure with Wildlife Coast Cruises or discover French Island’s wild side on Naturaliste Tours.

2. Experience the thrill of Ocean Adventures Thundercat or Jetboat and tour around San Remo and Cape Woolamai.

3. Meet the farm animals, explore farm life and eat local produce at Churchill Island, Bimbadeen or Maccas Farm.

4. Experience great heights with climbing adventures at Clip N Climb Cowes and Skytrail at A Maze’N Things.

Clip n Climb Phillip Island







5. Mini golf challenge? Our three courses create the ultimate tournament. Colourful Grumpys (undercover) in Cowes, Maxi Golf at A Maze’N Things and Pirate Pete’s at Maru.

6. Race the family for first place at the famous Phillip Island Go-Kart track, then rematch on the race simulators inside the Visitor Centre.

7. Mmmm, did someone say chocolate? Discover the amazing world of chocolate at Phillip Island Chocolate Factory.

8. Who doesn’t love Australian wildlife – visit Maru Koala and Animal Park, Moonlit Sanctuary, the Koala Reserve or Warrook Farm for your aww moment!

maru feeding kanagaroos

9. Families can get messy with the Splatmaster challenge at Bass Coast Paintball.

10. Set a family bowling challenge at the Phillip Island Ten Pin Bowling Centre with their unlimited bowling package every night during the holidays!

11. Be wowed by magic, fascinated by illusions and get lost in a maze together at A Maze’N Things.

12. Become an investigator and complete their challenge sheet at the National Vietnam Veterans Museum.

13. Take to the sky with Phillip Island Helicopters and send home a virtual postcard!

14. Wander through the brand new Penguin Parade Visitor Centre and then watch our most famous residents make their way home!

15. Feel how cold Antarctica is, learn how whales stay afloat and join in the interactive fun with the virtual reality screen at Antarctic Journey, The Nobbies.

16. Wander Swan Lake Trail and enjoy an abundance of birdlife and the tranquillity of the only permanent freshwater lake on Phillip Island.

17. Explore Rhyll’s Conservation Hill and Oswin Roberts on a family bike ride.

cycling oswin roberts

18. Enjoy fresh fish n chips with coastal views at San Remo and Cowes Foreshore.

19. Watch the pelicans get fed daily at 12 noon and try your luck to spot one of San Remo’s resident stingrays along the pier.

20. Cheer on your favourite AFL team in this year’s Grand Final at one of the many kid-friendly venues around the Island including Phillip Island RSL, Citrus and Vine, Westernport Hotel and San Remo Hotel.