The Marine Discovery Centre regularly hosts spectacular speakers, amazing activities and other fun events for you to join in.
The Eden Whale Festival is an annual event, highlighting the southern migration of the humpback and other whales. The 2016 Eden Whale Festival will be held on Saturday October 29, 2016
Discovery Centre Opening hours and program for the Eden Whale Festival
Saturday October 29
Open 10.30am – 4pm
Fish feeding talk – 12pm
Come and see the fish enjoy their lunch and hear more about the species living in the tanks.
Shore Based Whale Watching – 12.30 -1.30pm
Located at Rotary Park Lookout. Let us help you to see the different types of whales and recognise some of their energetic behaviours such as tail slapping, pec slapping and breaching. Our mobile whale watching exhibit comprises of several sets of binoculars, ID and information sheets, books and a range of supporting information about whales, marine life and the local area.
Whale Wise talk – 2pm
Whale Wise is an engaging interactive presentation that discusses the beauty and biology behind our oceans gentle giants. Discover how to identify whales, the true size of them and feel real whale bones.
Sunday October 30
Open 10am – 3pm
Fish Feeding Talk – 12pm