Winter school holiday program
be Lured into fun fishy holiday activities
Marine and Freshwater Discovery Centre
2A BELLARINE HIGHWAY, QUEENSCLIFF, VIC
MONDAY 03 JULY TO SUNDAY 09 JULY
CENTRE OPEN 10 AM - 4 PM
PHONE: 5258 3344
Children 12 and under must always be accompanied by an adult on activities and in the centre.
Entry to the Marine and Freshwater Discovery Centre :
The Hooked - A Family Fishing Trip and the Marine Biology Cruise activities are subsidised by the Victorian Government's TARGET ONE MILLION Let's get the Family Fishing Program. A small fee is required for both.
Refunds will be given:
If we cancel due to unsafe weather conditions
If you cancel and we receive 24 hours notice
Bookings essential for some activities
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org—send us your details and we will call you back
Phone: (03) 5258 3344 press 4 to leave a message
Online: search—marine and freshwater discovery centre
INSIDE ACTIVITY INFORMATION
Booked events inside the MFDC
Fishy Tales - Story time
Suitable for people 2 to 5 years
A morning of beachy tales and craft presented by the Queenscliff Library. FREE
TO BOOK PHONE 52582017 (Queenscliff Library)
Ocean Art for children - $10 per person
Suitable for people 5 to 12 years
Unleash your child's creativity - with the help of renowned artist/illustrator Jennifer Beck.
Participants must be accompanied by an adult.
Thursday 06 July—Marine Debris Sculpture activity—participants are encouraged to enrol into the beach discovery activity that morning to collect debris
Sunday 09 July—Water Colour sketching
Materials provided but if your child has a sketch book—bring it along.
TO BOOK PHONE 5258 3344
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See our fish in their watery worlds without getting wet!
Something is always happening!
Grow our school of fish -Tell us how you fish responsibly and add your fish and its message to our school of fish
Go fish! - Test your fishing knowledge
Nibbles! - Our fish are fed throughout the day.
You might be lucky enough to see them feeding while you are visiting.
NO booking is necessary — just come along!
Entry fees apply.
BOOKED EVENTS OUTSIDE THE MFDC
Wear sturdy shoes that can get wet (NO THONGS), bring a jacket, be SunSmart, children must bring an adult.
Hooked—Family Fishing Trip
Join us on a boat on the bay and learn about fishing practices that are fun and sustainable Suitable for people 8 years & over $10 per person—you must have a Victorian Recreational Fishing Licence (unless you are exempt)
See visitor information for where to buy a licence
Marine Biology Cruise
Join us on a boat on the bay and learn about how Port Phillip Bay supports an amazing diversity of life Suitable for people 5 years & over
$10 per person
Which curious creatures make the rockpools their home?
What has the tide brought in?
$5 per person—includes entry to the centre. Bookings essential through the MFDC 5258 3344 Be quick! These book out early!
PHONE 5258 3344, press 4 to leave a message
08 July MFDC Open
09 July MFDCOpen
10.00—12.00 Ocean Art with Jennifer Beck
12.30— 1.30 Rockpool Ramble—Pt. Lonsdale
9.30—11.30 Family Fishing
12.00—2.00 Marine Biology Cruise
10.30—11.30Fish Tales - Storytime
11.30—12.30 Beach Discovery
1.30—2.30 Rockpool Ramble—Pt. Lonsdale
11.00—12.00 Beach Discovery
1.00—3.00Ocean Art with Jennifer Beck
9.30—11.30 Marine Biology Cruise
12.00—2.00 Family Fishing