Holiday program

Come and join in on fishy fun at the Marine and Freshwater Discovery Centre!

Where: 2A Bellarine Highway, Queenscliff (click to open Google Maps)

When: Tuesday 6 April to Friday 16 April (inclusive)

Time: The Marine and Freshwater Discovery Centre (MFDC) is open from

  • 10 am until 4.20 pm every day
    • sessions commence 10am, 11am, 12noon, 1.30pm, 2.30pm, 3.30pm

Download our Autumn holiday program here

Fees

Note: Children must always be accompanied by an adult on activities and in the MFDC.

  • MFDC 50 mins session
    • $5 per person (children 3 and under are free)
    • $20 Family (2 adults + 3 children)
  • All outside activities
    • $30 per person for Family Fishing Trip, Marine Biology Cruise, Canoeing (Swan Bay)
    • $10 per person for Rockpool Ramble, Beach Discoveries, Freshwater Wonders
  • All inside activities
    • Free to children and ONE supervising adult for Fishy Tales - Story time.
    • $15 per person for Ocean Art - "Creatures under the sea" printmaking  (ages 6 to 12)
    • $25 per person for Ocean Art - "Creatures above and under the sea" clay sculptures (ages 12+)

Bookings are required for all sessions in the MFDC, all indoor activities and for all outdoor activities

to book call: (03) 5258 3344
Payment is to be made at the time of booking

to book Story Time call: (03) 52582017 (Queenscliff Library)

Cancellation policy

Refunds will be given:

- if we cancel because of weather

- if you cancel because someone in your party is unwell

- if you cancel given 24 hours notice (for any other reason)

Overview of activities

Click here for an overview of on-water activities

Click here for an overview of on-habitats activities

Click here for an overview of indoor activities

Can't get to the MFDC?

Don't despair, some on line activities can be found here!

More information?

Email:

marine.discovery@vfa.vic.gov.au
—send us your details and we will email your daily activity.

Phone:

(03) 5258 3344

If there is no answer leave a message, we will return your call

Online:

search—marine and freshwater discovery centre queenscliff

Need a fishing licence?

Visit our fishing licence page for more information.
FAQsThe answers to some  frequently asked questions are here