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  • Visit Victoria website
  • Watch a video about the famous penguin parade at Phillip Island
  • Studying outside Melbourne

There is plenty to do beyond Melbourne, in regional Victoria. Explore Victoria's many great beaches for swimming, surfing and strolling. If you love the outdoors you could try bushwalking in parks or coastal areas.

Discover the many markets, fairs and festivals also on outside Melbourne.

Visit Victoria website

Visit the Regions section of the Visit Victoria website to see more.

Choosing to study outside Melbourne

If you're considering studying in regional Victoria, visit our Beyond Melbourne page.

Visit Phillip Island to see the Fairy Penguins

Only 90 minutes drive from Melbourne you'll find Phillip Island Nature Parks. See penguins in the wild at the world famous Penguin Parade. View koalas up close along the tree tops.

Phillip Island Come and Explore - a video from Phillip Island Nature Parks