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“Great place to visit for local families with the kids!”
Review of Penguin Centre

Penguin Centre
Reviewed March 9, 2017

If you are staying in Victor Harbor with the kids you should visit the place! Little penguins are very cute and kids love to see them! There are not so many organised places in Australia were you can enjoy these creatures in their natural habitat.

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Reviewed February 26, 2017 via mobile

Very enjoyable and informative evening with Steve from the Granite Island Penguin Centre.
We saw a number of penguins plus a Long Nosed Seal and Dolphins chasing fish and squid.
Highly recommended and not to be missed when you are in Victor Harbor.

Thank John B
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Reviewed January 27, 2017

A fantastic and informative tour and we did see penguins :) These little guys were so cute and we excitedly watched the adult fairy penguins waddle back to their young to feed them.

Thank Sally640
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Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

We thought during the holidays we would take the kids (4&5) for a tour and spend the night in Victor. This tour was quite dissapointing only seeing one penguin arrive on the night, unfortunatly for the colony of fairy penguins there are only a few left and some nights they dont see any arrive. I think its time that they stopped offering tours becuase the $40 for the family pass could be much better spent plus we paid for 2 lunches, dinner and breakfast because we based the trip around this tour.

2  Thank Michael J
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Reviewed November 18, 2016

The centre has closed but you can do the night time tours with the parks service. Book at the Information Centre opposite the tramway. The lovely ladies there were very helpful in booking us into the tour. The little penguins come out at night so take a very warm jacket. So cute.

Thank Tim J
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