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: Wednesday 2 January to Friday 22 January (inclusive)

Time: The Marine and Freshwater Discovery Centre is open from

  • 10 am until 4.20 pm every day except Wednesdays
    • sessions commence 10am, 11am, 12noon, 1.30pm, 2.30pm, 3.30pm
  • 10 am until 7.20 pm every Wednesday
    • sessions commence 10am, 11am, 12noon, 1.30pm, 2.30pm, 3.30pm, 4.30 pm, 5.30 pm, 6.30pm

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

  • MFDC 50 mins session
    • $5 per person (children 4 and under are free)
    • $25 Family (2 adults + 3 children)
  • All outside activities
    • $30 per person for Family Fishing trip, Marine Biology Cruise, Shore Snorkel, View Boards, Canoeing
    • $10 per person for Swan Bay Discovery, Rockpool Ramble, Beach Discoveries, Freshwater Wonders

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

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

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)

Download our Summer by the Sea school holiday program here.

Overview of activities

Click here for an overview of on-water activities

Click here for an overview of on-habitats activities

More information?

—send us your details and we will email your daily activity.


(03) 5258 3344

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Need a fishing licence?

Visit our fishing licence page for more information.