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Sea Shepherd Public Talks & Pop Up Merchandise Shop

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Sea Shepherd Public Talks – Sunday 15th July 2018 11:00am. Learn about Sea Shepherd Australia’s Marine Debris Campaign to protect and conserve our marine environment, preventing and removing the unprecedented amount of marine debris entering our oceans and waterways. 1:00pm. Delve into a wealth of information on Sea Shepherd’s Fleet, learn about Read More ››

Whale Spotter Volunteer Workshop

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Are you interested in becoming an official Whale Spotter Volunteer? Whale Spotter Volunteers are recruited by the SA Whale Centre each year, to assist with both spotting whales and confirming sightings reported by the general public. The whale season is likely to commence in May and continue through to October. Join us on Read More ››

July School Holidays – Junior Whale Spotter

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Join us this July School Holidays and learn how to be a JUNIOR WHALE SPOTTER! During these sessions we aim to teach kids how to observe and identify different whales that visit the coast of South Australia through games, craft and fun! 10th to 20th July 2018 – 6 sessions available: Tuesdays, Read More ››

Whale Season Launch at Rundle Mall

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We’re celebrating the start of the whale season in the city! The South Australian Whale Centre are coming to Rundle Mall on Saturday 19 May, to talk, share and inspire about the joys of whale watching in South Australia. Learn about whale watching and whale watching tours, enjoy free Read More ››

Sea Shepherd Public Talks – School Holidays

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Sea Shepherd Public Talks Join Sea Shepherd Adelaide at the South Australian Whale Centre for two public talks on Saturday 21 April 2018 at 11am & 1pm. Discover Sea Shepherd’s conservation history and the incredible species they help protect. Explore the implications of illegal fishing & by-catch and get Read More ››

April School Holiday Activities

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School Holiday Activities Join us this April for our School Holiday activities! Playgroup – $4.50 Play time, craft, reading and body movements! Meet our resident friends Soup the Turtle, our yabbies Pea & Ham and of course Hocus and Pocus the Hermit Crabs. Suitable for small children, all welcome Read More ››

Play Group at SA Whale Centre

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Monday Morning Play Group at the SA Whale Centre The team at the SA Whale Centre are delighted to offer our exciting play group during the summer school holidays at the SA Whale Centre. The Play Group will be held on Monday mornings from 10:30am to 11:45am, on 18 Read More ››

First Whales Sighted for the 2017 season!

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Southern Right Whales sighted at Head of Bight Wednesday 3rd May 2017, 11:00am: The very first Southern Right Whales for the year have arrived at the Head of the Bight ! Two Southern Right Whales were seen just 50 metres from the viewing platform at the Head of Bight Read More ››

SA Whale Centre “Pops Up” in Rundle Mall

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Celebrating the start of the whale season The South Australian Whale Centre, Sea Shepherd Adelaide, The Big Duck Boat Tours and Fleurieu Marine Life are coming to Rundle Mall, to talk, share and inspire about the joys of whale watching in South Australia. Learn about whale watching and whale watching Read More ››

2017 Whale Time Playtime Festival

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Join us for exciting activities to celebrate the whale season! Whale Time Playtime Festival Date: Sunday 28 May 2017, 10.00am – 4.00pm Location: Warland Reserve, Victor Harbor Tickets: $5 per person – both kids and adults. Tickets available at the gate, or book online Live entertainment and free activities Read More ››