There's a crazy amount of cool things to do on Phillip Island with kids - the Churchill Island Heritage Farm, A Maze'N Things, the chocolate factory, Rhyll Trout and Bush Tucker Farm... or even just chill out on the sand.
From Melbourne by car:
Take the Monash Freeway (M1) to the Cranbourne exit, where you will turn into the South Gippsland Highway (M420). Follow this route to the Bass Highway (A420), through Grantville and Bass, then onto the Phillip Island Road (B420) to San Remo, over the bridge onto Phillip Island.
Public Transport Options
V/Line coach to & from Melbourne stops at Grantville, Corinella, Bass, San Remo, Newhaven and Cowes daily –
T: 1800 800 007
W: Public Transport Victoria
T: 03 9585 5730
W: InterIsland Ferries
Connect to the ferry via the V-Line train from Stony Point and catch passenger ferry to Cowes, Phillip Island
Please check with the operators website and call to confirm services
Cleeland Bus Lines
T: 03 5952 1042
Private Charter Available.
Pick up services to Fountain Gate weekly – every Thursday Cowes and return.
Frankston fortnightly every 2nd Monday – Ring for further details.
South Coast & Phillip Island Bus Service
T: 03 5952 2500
W: South Coast Bus Lines
Private Charter Available Wonthaggi to Cowes daily – no booking required
Image Credit: Visit Phillip Island