School Holiday Fun!
June 26, 2023
School Holiday Fun!
Make the most of the school holidays and add a marine animal experience to your visit!
- Swim with a dolphin – shallow and deep water options (Park entry included)
- Swim with an Australian sea lion (available select days) (Park entry included)
- Meet a Dolphin
- Meet an Australian sea lion
- Meet a Penguin
- Back of House Tour (available select days)
- Animal Carer Experience (ACE) – Wednesdays and Sundays – for 8-16 year olds – Park entry included
School Holiday Program:
10.00 Park Opens (Creekside Cafe opens at 7.30 am every day for coffee and breakfast)
10.15 Rescue Rehab Retreat
DISCOVER where Coffs Coast Wildlife Sanctuary amazing rescue and rehabilitation work happens by touring our marine wildlife hospice.
10.45 Penguin Paradise
From flipper to feather DISCOVER everything penguin! DISCOVER how you can pledge to help save them and their friends by supporting our #PetsInsideSaveLives campaign and conservation program.
11.15 Marine Mammal Training Talk
DISCOVER how team members train our amazing animals and EXPERIENCE the animals demonstrating natural behaviours.
11.45 Wonderful Welfare
DISCOVER how we care for our various species and the threats they face in the wild. A different species is featured each day.
12.15 Solitary Reefs Fish Feeding
See a variety of fish, sharks and rays and DISCOVER the significance of The Solitary Islands Marine Park located off the Coffs Coast.
12.45 Dolphin Dreamtime & Sea Lions Presentation
EXPERIENCE the Dreamtime story of how dolphins originated narrated by a local Gumbaynggirr elder and DISCOVER the cultural significance of marine mammals in our environment. See our magnificent dolphins and Australian sea lions display natural behaviours and learn how you can ACT every day to help save our oceans.
1.15 Exciting Enrichment
Learn about our exciting enrichment program and EXPERIENCE our animal care team engaging with our amazing animals.
1.45 Rescue Rehab Retreat
DISCOVER where Coffs Coast Wildlife Sanctuary’s amazing rescue and rehabilitation work happens by touring our wildlife rehabilitation facility.
2.00 Park Closes. Please exit through the gift shop.