Welcome to our new home
Introducing the new state-of-the-art Penguin Parade Visitor Centre, on Phillip Island where you will find Australia’s most incredible sand sculptures.
This new home to Sandstorm Events is nestled amongst the world’s largest colony of little penguins, over 30,000! Phillip Island Nature Parks’ brand new Penguin Parade Visitor Centre houses modern facilities to lift your experience to a whole new level.
Once you have enjoyed your time viewing the sand sculptures, stay for a meal at the restaurant or a bite to eat in the café. Learn all about the penguins and book your multi-parks passes to experience all the island has to offer including penguins, koalas, farm animals and so much more!
Find us at the Penguin Parade – Phillip Island
1019 Ventnor Rd, Summerlands, VICTORIA 3922
By car: Phillip Island is located 90 minute’s drive from Melbourne. Allow a further 20 minutes from the bridge to get to the Penguin Parade.
By bus: Public transport is limited on Phillip Island. V-line operates a bus to Phillip Island’s main town, Cowes, from Southern Cross Station in Melbourne city.
Please note that the V-line bus does not go to the Penguin Parade and there are no return buses to Melbourne at the conclusion of the Penguin Parade.
By taxi: Contact Phillip Island Taxis on 03 5952 2200 to arrange transfers on Phillip Island.
Parking: There is a giant carpark at our doorstep dedicated just for you! And its FREE!
Yes, you can buy tickets inside the Penguin Parade Visitor Centre.
Due to the limited tickets available each day for the Penguin Parade they cannot be packaged together. You can still book all your tickets online at the same time just remember your Penguin Parade tickets are for the day booked. You can come to the sand sculptures on any day with your tickets.
Phillip Island Penguin Parade
Sandstorm Events is so excited to be partnering with Phillip Island Nature Parks and to call this amazing location the NEW home to our Victorian Sand Sculpting Exhibition.