From the high-speed thrills of the Moto GP to the rhythm and melody of local music festivals, there's a lot more to the island than just friendly wildlife and stunning coastlines. Soak up the island's festival atmosphere, join in at community activities, and get the family together at gatherings all year round.
Join motorbike enthusiasts from around the world as they converge on the famous Phillip Island Grand Prix track for the Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix, World Superbike Championship and the International Island Classic.
Absorb the non-stop action and check out the incredible machines on show at the Phillip Island Classic Car Festival of Speed – the largest historic car meet in the southern hemisphere.
Rhythm and melody
Start the year with sunset tunes from Australian musicians at the Ocean Sounds Festival, or dip your toes into the sublime grooves of the Phillip Island Jazz Festival.
Fun in the sun
The coast is peppered with annual sailing, swimming and surfing competitions. Join in the fun at annual ocean swims such as the San Remo Channel Challenge, the Cowes Classic or the Phillip Island Penguin Swim Classic. Those who prefer to stay dry can join in the seaside fun and mayhem of the Classics Weekend.