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Puffing Billy, Wildlife and Penguins Parade

39 Cameron Road, Box Hill North, Victoria, 3129

Steam your way through a lovely day on a Puffing Billy, Wildlife and Penguin Parade private tour with Melbourne Touring Company.

Jump aboard the historic Puffing Billy steam train which takes you through the spectacular scenery of the Dandenong Ranges. This 100 year old train with open air carriages crosses creeks and roads, weaving between ancient trees and enormous tree ferns.

Your private, small group tour will get you up close and personal with Australian native animals at Maru Koala and Animal Park.

At beautiful Phillip Island, you can stretch your legs with a walk along the jagged coastline, watching for fur seals and wallabies.

As the sun sets, you will head to the world famous Penguin Parade to watch the little fairy penguins come home to their burrows from a day out at sea.

The experienced tour guide will share their knowledge and passion for wildlife conservation.

Melbourne Touring Company offers a customised, small group, fixed price tour for up to 13 guests.

Choose from one of their tour plans or design your own tour highlights.

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Type Indicative prices

GROUP SIZE PRICE 1 - 2 people A$899 3 - 4 people A$1075 5 - 7people A$1299 8 - 10 people A$1575 11 - 13 people A$1899

$899.00 - $1,899.00


Personalised pick up and drop off Bus and driver/guide Train tickets for Puffing Billy one hour train trip Entrance fees to the Maru Koala and Animal Park General viewing and entry into the Penguin Parade Bottled water

Explore the stunning scenery of Victoria on a private tour with Melbourne Touring Company.

Choose between one, two or three day private small group tours and personalised charters. Visit Victorian destinations known for their world-class attractions and spectacular scenery.

Popular tours include Great Ocean Road and the penguins at Philip Island. For nature lovers, the Grampians and Wilson's Promontory will be highlights of your trip. Small, modern buses and experienced guides ensure a memorable, customised trip.

Melbourne Touring Company was established in 2016 by John Stapleton, who wanted to offer something different to Victoria’s millions of visitors.

Let the others rush.

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39 Cameron Road, Box Hill North, Victoria, 3129

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