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    Community Day at the Marine Discovery Centre

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    Join the team at the Marine Discovery Centre for a morning of interactive fun, marine-based exploring and learning, followed by a guided beach marine trail on Henley Beach

    During the session, you will have access to a variety of interactive discovery stations including Kaurna learning, sea aquariums, virtual reality headsets, and hands-on interactives and meet the team from the Marine Discovery Centre.

    This event is kindly sponsored by Community Bank West Beach


    10.30am - 12pm - Interactive Centre Activities

    12pm - 12.30pm - Guided Beach Marine Trail on Henley Beach (if weather permits)


    Marine Discovery Centre

    Cnr Seaview Road & Marlborough Street, Henley Beach, SA 5022

    (Parking is available behind the Henley Beach Parish, accessible via Foord Ave, located directly across from the Marine Discovery Centre)

    Enter via Marlborough Street


    * Aquariums featuring local South Australian marine creatures such as the Ornate cowfish, Big-Bellied Seahorses, Sea Stars, Porcupine Fish, Oysters, Red handed Shrimp, Murray River Turtle and more

    * Virtual Reality Headsets giving you the opportunity to explore under the sea without getting wet. Underwater virtual reality experiences include Australian Sea Lions, Leafy Seadragons, and swimming under the Henley Beach Jetty.

    * Kaurna Education Room (The Wodli) is an interactive room which highlights the relationship that Kaurna people have with the Adelaide Plains and the coast.

    * Interactive models featuring our diving games, beachcombing game plus oceanography, sounds of the ocean game,  fish schooling experience, climate change interactive, marine debris, marine habitats, touchscreens, sustainable fishing, stormwater, beachcombing, and get hands-on with our microscopes.

    * Henley Beach Marine Trail 12pm - 12.30pm (if weather permits)

    * Each ticket holder will receive a free beachcombing sheet to take home

    * Event sponsored by Community Bank West Beach


    $10 per person (children 3 and under are free of charge)


    Refunds requested within 24 hours of the event will not be refunded

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