Marine Scientist For A Day (6-12 yrs)

By AQWA – The Aquarium of Western Australia


Saturday 3 June


91 Southside Drive, Hillarys WA 6025
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Celebrate the WA Day long weekend with some sea creature fun! AQWA’s Marine Scientist for a Day mixes real animal care, with hands-on science and behind the scenes access. It’s sure to generate wonder for our oceans and inspire your little scientist! This 3 hour school holiday program includes lunch, animal feeding, biology basics, bubble science and more. This workshop is recommended for children aged 6-12 years of age.


  • 3 hour experience with an Ocean Guide
  • Tour of AQWA exhibits
  • Behind the scenes access
  • Themed biology talk – covering biology basics like animal classification and unique features
  • Glass bottom boat ride
  • Bubble science – will you master the parrot fish challenge?
  • Badge making activity
  • Lunch and beverages included


Ticket is non refundable.

Maximum children per workshop is 27.

Arrival: must arrive promptly at 8.45am at Main Entrance for parent briefing, ready for 9am start of workshop.

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This workshop is recommend for children aged 6-12 years of age.

Parents to arrive with children for a quick briefing in reception at 8.45am and parents to pick up children at 12pm at the Function Centre entrance (past the main entrance).

All AQWA Ocean Guides have police clearances and working with children permits.

Once on site, children will not be allowed to leave the building without the care of a parent/guardian.