EcoWorld Aquarium & Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre

Listing #: 1785791256
Business name: EcoWorld Aquarium
Location: Picton
About: Meet amazing Marlboroug­h Sounds creatures up close. Touch a rare living fossil (Tuatara). See rescued Little Blue Penguin. Have fun discoverin­g.
Services offered: Meet amazing Marlborough Sounds creatures up close. ?conservation in action ?nature ?heritage ?explore & learn ?family – friendly ?FUN
Areas serviced: New Zealand wide
Availability: Open Daily from 9.30am
EcoWorld Aquarium & Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre

Conservation in action *nature heritage *explore & learn *family–friendly •FUN

•Touch a rare living fossil (Tuatara)

•Get close to rescued Little Blue Penguin

Have fun discovering amazing creatures that live in the Marlborough Sounds New Zealand*

EcoWorld’s knowledgeable staff share with you outstanding, intimate animal experiences. You discover, getting up close with some of the amazing animals that live in our beautiful Marlborough Sounds.

•Tuataras - New Zealand’s very rare “living fossil”

•Little Blue Penguins - Wildlife Rehabilitation Refuge

•Yellow Kakariki - endangered parrots being bred

•Seahorses - New Zealand pot-bellied seahorses

•Giant Squid - “Monster of the deep” - (preserved 5m)

•Red Kakariki - endangered native parrots

•Fish - species from the Marlborough Sounds

•Lizards, frogs, turtle refuge etc.?

•Life size models of Orca and Hectors Dolphin

•Touch pool, kid’s area, movies, shells, displays etc.

Open Daily 9.30am-7.30pm

Talks and animal feeding: 11am & 2pm

Tours - Close Encounters* behind the scenes: 10am, 12 midday, 1pm, 3pm daily

Watch a talk and feeding and allow at least 1.5 hours

Easy wheelchair access: Flat with 2 gentle ramp areas.

Location: 95 metres from the ferry terminal and railway station

Admission Prices (includes presentations at 11am & 2pm):
•Adult - $24
•Child (3-14 years) - $12
•Infant (under 3 years) - Free
•Family (2 adults & 3 children) - $69
•Concession (with ID) & Groups - $22 pp

Tour - Close Encounters (up close face to face)*. Behind the Scenes (where our staff go)*
Adult - $39
Child - $27

Groups - minimum group size: 10 persons

Information and Bookings: phone 03 573 6030

•Free WIFI
•Free map of Picton
•Free Foreshore Heritage Walk guide
•Free luggage storage.

NB. Exhibits, Activities & Prices subject to change without notice

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