PAGE 6 | LAKES COAST VISITOR GUIDE PHILLIP ISLAND Spring is an ideal time to explore Phillip Island’s vast array of natural wonders, beachside walks and activities. Photo: Visit Victoria Island options will put a spring in your step At Phillip Island, you’ll discover an area rich in wildlife, stunning coastal vistas and a vast variety of spring outdoor activities, from scenic walks and cycling, to boating, fishing, and even golf. Accessible by car, via a bridge from the ‘mainland’, at Phillip Island you can see koalas, kangaroos and penguins up close, stroll along rugged coastal clifftops, visit an historic island farm and much more. There are many amazing coastal trails to explore, as well as magnificent bay and surf beaches for swimming and surfing. Relaxing Rhyll If you’re after something more relaxed, head to the charming waterside village of Rhyll, where you’ll also find a general store, takeaway shops and lovely nature walks. Everything you need At Cowes Beach and the Esplanade on the northern side of Phillip Island, you will find some of the island’s best, shops, restaurants, cafés and takeaway outlets. To make the most of your visit, go to visitphillipisland.com.au BASS STRAIT BACK BEACH ROAD VENTOR ROAD PHILLIP ISLAND ROAD PHILLIP IS RD VENTOR ROAD Police TO SAN REMO CHURCHILL ISLAND MARINE NATIONAL PARK PHILLIP ISLAND NATURE PARK phillip island3922 Welcome to Scan here for full detailed map Distance from Melbourne: 142km Population: 9900 approx. Amenities: Plenty of nature parks and reserves, hotels, shopping, cafés and restaurants. Accommodation includes camping, caravanning, B&Bs, holiday houses and motels. Excellent for water play including swimming and sur ng.