• Education

    Discover the magic of the marine environment through engaging, curriculum based, hands-on activities that will have students excited to learn.

    We offer a wide variety of fun educational programs both in the centre and that can come to you.

    Browse our variety of education programs for school excursions both in-centre programs and outdoor programs or school incursions that come to you.

    Or download our Education brochure
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    The education programs offered by the Sapphire Coast Marine Discovery Centre:
    • are an exciting, investigative, interactive discovery of our unique marine environment
    • are aligned with NSW, ACT and Victorian curricula
    • are flexible to suit your needs. We can work with you to mould a program that suits your group
    • are varied in both content and location. Programs are run in our discovery centre in Eden, outdoors exploring the marine environment and we have some programs that can visit your school or community centre
    • can include comprehensive pre and post – program resources

    The Sapphire Coast Marine Discovery Centre offers great work experience and work placement programs incorporating a variety of tasks and skill sets. If you are interested in undertaking work experience or work placement with the discovery centre please send us an email.

    ANU fiddler ray posterBookings are essential

    To make a booking please contact us. 

    Email: education@sapphirecoastdiscovery.com.au

    Phone: (02) 6496 1699

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    “It is a great educational opportunity for students. Every student has taken away an increased knowledge and understanding of a marine ecosystem”

    – Jacinta Preston, Science Teacher, Nagle College – Bairnsdale