Island Whales

Phillip Island welcomes the annual whale arrival. Witness the annual arrival of some of the ocean’s most majestic creatures as our coastal waters play host to humpback and southern right whales and even the occasional killer whales from May to September.

The Festival

An annual Phillip Island festival that celebrates the whale migration through a range of activities and education spread across venus and public spaces on the island. 1-3 July 2022

Activities All Month

Local community members and visitors alike have the opportunity to engage with a range of activities that will not only entertain, but also allow you to appreciate the wildlife and natural habitats of Phillip Island and the Bass Coast region. June & July 2022

Looking for Whales

We have gathered some information to help you to enjoy whale watching on Phillip Island. For the answers to these questions and more, let’s get started.


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