Sapphire Coast Marine Discovery Centre

SCMDCThe Sapphire Coast Marine Discovery Centre, where children are actively encouraged to touch the exhibits!

It has live aquaria, a very popular touch tank where you can get up close and personal with live marine animals, beautiful video footage, microscopes, a beach combing table and loads of information about the temperate marine environment.

With qualified marine scientists on staff, there are indoor and outdoor activities that will fill the family with wonder: enjoy a Rocky Shore Ramble or guided Snorkel Tour or the kids can participate in indoor educational craft activities during school holidays.

Each Spring you can watch whales with the team at Rotary Lookout. Guides are on site each Tuesday and Wednesday in September and October, between 10am and 12pm. They have lots of tips on what to look for, along with equipment and and suggestions for other places to spot whales on the Sapphire Coast.

The centre’s opening hours are from 10am to 3pm Monday to Friday

School holidays: 9:30am to 3:30pm Monday to Saturday.

The Centre will open outside these hours for a booking of 10 or more.

 “The kids were so entertained with hands-on activities, the touch tank is the best!”

Address: 253 Imlay St Eden NSW 2551
Phone: 02 6496 1699
Email: [email protected]