Phillip Island

Country/territory: Australia

IBA criteria met: A1, A4i, A4ii (2009)
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Area: 2,042 ha

BirdLife Australia
IBA conservation status
Year of assessment (most recent) State (condition) Pressure (threat) Response (action)
2008 not assessed high not assessed
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Site summary
The IBA supports more than 1% of the global populations of the Little Penguin, Short-tailed Shearwater and Pacific Gull. The IBA has also infrequently supported small numbers of the Orange-bellied Parrot.

The nomination was prepared by Scott Chambers with assistance from Roz Jessop and Peter Dann.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Phillip Island. Downloaded from on 25/02/2024.