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Wondering when Sea Shepherd are planning their next visit?

Or what the next school holiday program is all about?

Have a scroll through our News and Events page for the answer to all your questions. 

Talks, workshops, exhibit upgrades and more can be found right here. 

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Sunrise opens our new Kids Zone!

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Sam Mac from Channel 7 stopped by to cut the ribbon on our new exhibit. Have you been to the SA Whale Centre lately? Our Kids Zone in the cellar of secrets has a whole new look! With bright artwork to stimulate young minds, fishing and bean bag toss Read More ››

April School Holiday Program 2019

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Turtle or Tortoise? Turtle or Tortoise? This School Holidays join us at the SA Whale Centre and learn which is which with our brand new program “Turtle or Tortoise?” Did you know that the shell’s of both Turtle’s and Tortoise’s are attached to their spines and grow with them Read More ››

Sea Shepherd Visit Sunday 06.01.19

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Pop Up Shop Open from 10am. Public talks at 11am (Anti Poaching) and 1pm (Protecting our eco-systems) **Bookings are essential as numbers are limited** To book please call 8551 0750 or visit https://www.eventbrite.com.au Sea Shepherd talks are available free with the purchase of standard SA Whale centre entry. 11:00am. Public Talk. Anti-poaching campaigns – defending the oceans from illegal fishing. The Read More ››

Become an official Whale Spotter!

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Whale Spotter’s are recruited by the SA Whale Centre each year, to assist with spotting whales and confirming sightings reported by the public. Training Sessions run each April/May in anticipation of the whale season. You can register your interest for the 2019 whale season by calling the SA Whale Centre Read More ››

Sea Shepherd Exhibit Opening – 18.11.14

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Sea Shepherd Captain speaks at the SA Whale Centre International conservationist and Sea Shepherd Captain, Peter Hammarstedt, speaks at the SA Whale Centre on 18 November 2014. The event, which marked the official launch of the Centre’s Sea Shepherd exhibit, was a chance for all to hear the experiences Read More ››

150 year anniversary – 3.8.14

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August 2014 marked the 150 year anniversary of the Victor Harbor to Port Elliot Railway Line. The anniversary also incorporates the completion of the Victoria Pier (now known as the Causeway) and the Railway Goods Shed which is currently home to the SA Whale Centre. To mark this historic Read More ››