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2017 Prints of Whales Photographic Competition

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Welcome to this years ‘Prints of Whales’ Photographic competition! Entries can be submitted from June 1st – September 16th. This Whale season we are excited to announce our annual Prints of Whales photographic competition is on again! There are 4 prize categories to be won:    Whale Watching   Read More ››

SALA Exhibition: Cyanotypes of the Fleurieu

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Artist Emma Sirona-Macdonald. Opening 6 August through to 31 August 2017 SALA Exhibit: Cyanotypes of the Fleurieu Artist: Emma Sirona-Macdonald Locally collected environmental specimens and artifacts from the South Australian Whale Centre are recorded in cyanotype to capture a blueprint of the Encounter Coast Line. Start Date:   Aug 6th End Date:  Read More ››

New 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 have much excitement in announcing a new weekly play group at the SA Whale Centre. The Play Group will be held weekly during the school term, on Monday mornings from 10:45am to 11:45am, 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 ››

2017 SA Whale Centre Calender – on sale now

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The 2017 SA Whale Centre Calendar is on sale now! Head into our retail shop to pick up your copy. Featured images captured by SA Whale Centre whale spotter volunteers and members of the local public Read More ››