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

Monday 23 April 2018. 10:30am. All ages.

Humpback Highway School Holiday Program – $8.00

We take a closer look at Humpback Whales and learn about their behaviours. Join in for a hands on whale blubber experiment! There will also be craft activities, fun games and some astonishing whale facts along the way.

17 – 27 April 2018 – Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays each week, 2:00-3:00pm


Sea Shepherd Exhibit Guided Tours & Merchandise stall

Merchandise pop-up stall, guided tours and public talks. Meet their passionate volunteers & have a chat about the latest Operations.
Saturday 21 April 2018. 10:30am–5:00pm


Bookings and full information available by phone 8551 0750 or online at

Full payment is required at time of booking on eventbrite, or bookings can be made directly through the SA Whale Centre by phoning 8551 0750 between 10:00am – 5pm – open 7 days.

These programs are recommended for primary school aged children.

Spaces are limited so book now to secure your childs place or call 08 8551 0750 for more information.
The SA Whale Centre hosts School Holiday program every school holidays, with new activities each time.


Spaces are limited so book online now, or call 08 8551 0750 for more information.

*Children under 4 years of age require parental supervision at all times. Children over 4 years of age can be left for the duration of the program, under the care of our staff and volunteers who all have current child safe police checks.

The South Australian Whale Centre offers holiday programs for primary aged children aged 5 – 12 years (younger children may participate if supervised by an adult).

Sessions for the general public are on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday each week of the school holidays and OSHC Centre and group bookings are welcome Monday to Friday of each week.

Programs include hands-on science based experiments, activities and mind-boggling feats of science, magic and discovery developed around different marine themes each holidays. Students will be enthralled with the opportunity to take part in a safe and enjoyable environment.

For general public session times and OSHC/Group bookings contact our Tourism Support Officer 08 8551 0752.