Sea Shepherd MV Steve Irwin Exhibit at the South Australian Whale Centre

Sea Shepherd Australia in partnership with the SA Whale Centre presents the only MV Steve Irwin exhibit in the world. The interactive exhibit resides in the SA Whale Centre’s Cellar of Secrets beneath the floor of the heritage listed Railway Goods Shed.

Come and experience life on the Sea Shepherd’s flagship vessel and sit in the Captain’s chair!

Enjoy the interactive replica ship’s bridge and media display to learn all about Sea Shepherd and what they are doing to save our oceans!


Entry to the MV Steve Irwin Exhibit is included in the standard SA Whale Centre entry fees, and is accessible daily (except Christmas Day) between 10:30am and 5pm.

Exhibit Guided Tours

The Sea Shepherd Adelaide Chapter run guided tours and workshops throughout the year, included in the standard entry fee. Check our events page for their next scheduled visit.

What is Sea Shepherd?

Sea Shepherd Australia is a non-profit conservation organisation whose mission is to end the destruction of habitat and slaughter of wildlife in the world’s oceans in order to conserve and protect ecosystems and species.

Sea Shepherd Australia uses innovative direct action tactics to investigate, document and take action when necessary, to expose and confront illegal activities on the high seas. By safeguarding the biodiversity of our delicately balanced oceanic ecosystems.

Sea Shepherd Australia works to ensure their survival for future generations.

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